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The Routledge spouse to the research of Religion is an enormous source for classes in spiritual reports. It starts by means of explaining crucial methodological ways to faith, together with psychology, philosophy, anthropology and comparative examine, ahead of relocating directly to discover a wide selection of severe concerns, comparable to gender, technology, fundamentalism, ritual, and new non secular pursuits. Written by means of well known foreign experts, this new edition:

  • includes eight new chapters, including post-structuralism, faith and economics, faith and the surroundings, faith and pop culture, and sacred house
  • surveys the historical past of spiritual experiences and the foremost disciplinary methods
  • explains why the learn of faith is appropriate in today’s international
  • highlights modern concerns reminiscent of globalization, diaspora and politics
  • includes annotated examining lists, a thesaurus and summaries of key issues to aid scholar studying.

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