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Title Across the boundaries of belief : contemporary issues in the anthropology of religion / [edited by] Morton Klass, Maxine Weisgrau.
Imprint Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1999.

Series Anthropology online.
Subject Ethnology -- Religious aspects.
Religion.
Alt Name Klass, Morton, 1927-2001.
Weisgrau, Maxine K.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 416 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 402-405) and index.
Contents Anthropologists versus missionaries / Claude E. Stipe -- From TupĆ£ to the land without evil / Judith Shapiro -- Shamanism and Christianity / Sergei Kan -- Reflections on Christianity in China / Morton H. Fried -- Menstruation and reproduction / Marla N. Powers -- Domestication of religion / Susan Sered -- Becoming a mujercita / Valentina Napolitano -- Erotic anthropology / Deborah A. Elliston -- Exorcists, psychiatrists, and the problems of possession in Northwest Madagascar / Lesley A. Sharp -- Woman who wanted to be her father / Yoram Bilu -- Hypnosis and trance induction in the surgeries of Brazilian spiritist healer-mediums / Sidney M. Greenfield -- Zar as modernization in contemporary Sudan / Susan M. Kenyon -- Pockets full of mistakes / Douglas Hollan -- Bandits, beggars, and ghosts / Robert P. Weller -- Muslim identity and secularism in contemporary Turkey / Emelie A. Olson -- Interpretation of politics / Peter M. Whiteley -- Cargoism in Irian Jaya today / Benny Giay and Jan A. Godschalk -- Transnational popular culture and the global spread of the Jamaican Rastafarian movement / Neil J. Savishinsky -- On founders and followers / Benton Johnson -- Convicted by the Holy Spirit / Susan F. Harding.
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Summary "In this collection of anthropological writings drawn from many different world sources, contemporary theoretical issues and conflicts in the anthropological study of religion are explored and illustrated. The editors present these anthropological writings on religion within a large cultural matrix by drawing upon literature that exhibits an interdisciplinary as well as global approach."--Jacket.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781429491099 (electronic bk.)
1429491094 (electronic bk.)
081332694X (hardcover)
9780813326948 (hardcover)
0813326958 (pbk.)
9780813326955 (pbk.)
OCLC # 172600994
Additional Format Print version: Across the boundaries of belief. Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1999 081332694X 9780813326948 (DLC) 99229970 (OCoLC)40753227