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Textbooks for teaching the Anthropology of Religion: A Review’

Day, Abby and Coleman, Simon. 2015. Textbooks for teaching the Anthropology of Religion: A Review’. Religion, 46(2), pp. 209-220. ISSN 0048-721X [Article]

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Abstract or Description

Written from the perspective of those who teach the anthropology of religion, the paper reviews a selection of texts commonly used in teaching. The authors find the texts are generally useful, although those written clearly and with good cross-referencing detail (index, bibliography, overviews) are the most helpful. One major finding is the range of views over what might constitute ’textbook’ - itself a fairly contested term more widely.

Item Type:

Article

Identification Number (DOI):

https://doi.org/10.1080/0048721X.2015.1074406

Keywords:

anthropology of religion; textbooks; teaching

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Sociology

Dates:

DateEvent
14 July 2015Accepted
12 September 2015Published

Item ID:

19409

Date Deposited:

04 Jan 2017 15:38

Last Modified:

29 Sep 2017 16:09

Peer Reviewed:

Yes, this version has been peer-reviewed.

URI:

http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/19409

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