Jämförande religionsvetenskap

  • Sumerian Mythology


    häftad, 1998, Engelska, ISBN 9780812210477

    Sumerian Mythology Revised Edition Samuel Noah Kramer "A real addition to the body of world mythology."--American Anthropologist "No people has contributed more to the culture of

  • Slandering the Jew


    inbunden, 2013, Engelska, ISBN 9780812245202

    As Christian leaders in the first through fifth centuries embraced ascetic interpretations of the Bible and practices of sexual renunciation, sexual slander—such as the accusations

  • The Birth of Orientalism

    häftad, 2015, Engelska, ISBN 9780812223460

    Modern Orientalism is not a brainchild of nineteenth-century European imperialists and colonialists, but, as Urs App demonstrates, was born in the eighteenth century after a very

  • Souls in Dispute


    inbunden, 2004, Engelska, ISBN 9780812237498

    Throughout the Middle Ages, the Iberian Peninsula was home to a rich cultural mix of Christians, Jews, and Muslims. At the end of the fifteenth century, however, the last Islamic

  • Matter, Magic, and Spirit

    inbunden, 2007, Engelska, ISBN 9780812239966

    The spiritual and religious beliefs and practices of Native Americans and African Americans have long been sources of fascination and curiosity, owing to their marked difference

  • India in the Chinese Imagination

    inbunden, 2014, Engelska, ISBN 9780812245608

    India and China dominate the Asian continent but are separated by formidable geographic barriers and language differences. For many centuries, most of the information that passed

  • A Borneo Journey into Death


    inbunden, 1982, Engelska, ISBN 9780812278491

    The unusual and symbolically complex funerary rites of the Berawan of central Borneo are here analyzed in the first such full-length study based on modern ethnographic research.

  • Tours of Hell

    inbunden, 1983, Engelska, ISBN 9780812278828

    From the ancient Book of the Dead to Dante's Divine Comedy, the living have attempted to describe the world of the dead. Tours of Hell focuses on one form of that attempt: the

  • Wondrous Events


    inbunden, 1994, Engelska, ISBN 9780812230741

    James McClenon examines the relationship between wondrous events-extrasensory perception, apparitions, out-of-body and near-death experiences, sleep paralysis, psychokinesis,