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

Publication Info. New York : Berghahn Books, 2007.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  BL256 .L385 2007    AVAILABLE
Description vi, 239 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Methodology and history in anthropology ; v. 17
Methodology and history in anthropology ; v. 17.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [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.
Subject Ethnology -- Religious aspects.
Added Author Berliner, David.
Sarró, Ramon.
ISBN 9781845453749 hardback alkaline paper
1845453743 hardback alkaline paper

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