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The Cambridge Companion to Religious Studies
The Cambridge Companion to Religious Studies is both informative and provocative, introducing readers to key debates in the contemporary study of religion and suggesting future research possibilities. A group of distinguished scholars takes up some of the most pressing theoretical questions in the field. What is a 'religious tradition'? How are religious texts read? What ...more
Hardcover, 428 pages
Published December 31st 2011 by CUP
(first published December 2011)
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Religious studies is a vibrant and contested field. This book brings an array of perspectives together focusing on the history, development, and current state of the field and its relevance to modern religious and academic life. Really enjoyed it.