Theory and method in religious studies : contemporary approaches to the study of religion

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Full title: Theory and method in religious studies : contemporary approaches to the study of religion / edited by Frank Whaling.
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Other authors: Whaling, Frank, 1934-
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Table of Contents:
  • Historical and phenomenological approaches to the study of religion : some major developments and issues under debate since 1950 /
  • Ursula King
  • The scientific study of religion in its plurality /
  • Ninian Smart
  • The study of religion in a global context /
  • Frank Whaling
  • Psychological approaches /
  • David M. Wulff
  • Sociological approaches /
  • Günter Kehrer and Bert Hardin
  • Cultural anthropological approaches /
  • Jarich Oosten
  • Cultural anthropology and the many functions of religion /
  • Wouter E.A. van Beek.