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Comparative Studies in History of Religions

Jorgen Podemann Sorensen

Comparative Studies in History of Religions

Their Aim, Scope and Validity

by Jorgen Podemann Sorensen

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Published by Museum Tusculanum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: theory & methods,
  • Religion: general,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9730433M
    ISBN 108772893044
    ISBN 109788772893044
    OCLC/WorldCa231225131

    For further clarification, refer to "Comparative Studies in History of Religions", Erik Reenberg Sand & Jørgen Podemann Sørensen (red.), Copenhagen , which contains excellent discussions on comparative studies, their aim, scope and validity. , 7 October (UTC) Comparative as in comparing and finding similarities. In this major theoretical and methodological statement on the history of religions, Jonathan Z. Smith shows how convert apologetic agendas can dictate the course of comparative religious studies.

    religion in American history." -- Bryan F. Le Beau, University of Missouri, Kansas City, American Studies"It is refreshing to be able to use 'accessible' and 'authoritative' in the same sentence, and even nicer to find these two attributes in a single book. Each author is an acclaimed authority in his period and, happily, each is a gifted writer. Eliade's "history of religions" approach at the University of Chicago (he joined the faculty in ) produced a notable generation of scholars oriented to cross-cultural, thematic studies and provided an expansive, creative vision about the cultural importance of a global, comparative perspective.

    Congratulations to Dr. Alisa Perkins Congratulations to Dr. Perkins on the July 7 release of her book, "Muslim American City: Gender and Religion in Metro Detroit". What a fantastic accomplishment plus an interesting and informative read! research project on the pandemic and religion Our research project on the pandemic and religion made the local news! The project is just about to move from. Hick draws from the fields of theology, philosophy, history of religions, and ethics This book strengthens Hick's position as one of the most significant thinkers of the second half of the twentieth century I highly recommend [this book] to students of philosophy, history of religions, and comparative studies, as well as theology.


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