Religion and Culture: Contemporary Practices and Perspectives

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Textbook: Reader/Anthology
Format: Paperback
Pages: 464
ISBN: 9780800698980
Dimensions: 7.5 x 9.25
Course Level: Introductions
Release Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2012


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This rich, broad-reaching anthology explores everyday religious practices across several of the world's religious traditions. Organized thematically—politics, ethics, and aesthetics—the volume examines topics of war, civil religion, science, women and children, capitalism, nature, education, death and dying, visual art, music, sport, humor, film, and more, with engaging and provocative photographs throughout. A useful resource for diverse courses in religious studies and the social sciences.