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Title Learning religion : anthropological approaches / edited by David Berliner and Ramon Sarró.

Publication Info. New York : Berghahn Books, 2007.


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Description 1 online resource (247 pages) : illustrations.
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Series Methodology and history in anthropology ; 17
Methodology and history in anthropology ; v. 17.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [209]-228) and index.
Contents On learning religion : an introduction / David Berliner and Ramon Sarró -- Learning to believe : a preliminary approach / Carlo Severi -- Menstrual slaps and first blood celebrations : inference, simulation and the learning of ritual / Michael Houseman -- The accidental in religious instruction : ideas and convictions / David Parkin -- On catching up with oneself : learning to know that one means what one does / Michael Lambek -- How do you learn to know that it is God who speaks? / T.M. Luhrmann -- How to learn in an Afro-Brazilian spirit possession religion : ontology and multiplicity in Candomblé / Marcio Goldman -- Learning to be a proper medium : middle-class womanhood and spirit mediumship at Christian rationalist séances in Cape Verde / João Vasconcelos -- Copyright and authorship : ritual speech and the new market of words in Toraja / Aurora Donzelli -- Learning faith : young Christians and catechism / Laurence Hérault -- What is interesting about Chinese religion / Charles Stafford -- The sound of witchcraft : noise as mediation in religious transmission / Michael Rowlands.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Ethnology -- Religious aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Berliner, David.
Sarró, Ramon.
Other Form: Print version: Learning religion : anthropological approaches. New York : Berghahn Books, 2007 vi, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Methodology and history in anthropology ; 17. 9781845453749 (DLC) 2007035361
ISBN 9781782382133 (e-book)

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