Toying with God: The World of Religious Games and Dolls
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Toying with God: The World of Religious Games and Dolls

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Toying with God Examines the sometimes zany world of religious games and dolls, from pre-history to today. Packed with examples that propel the narrative (and add immeasurably to readers' knowledge of religious trivia), this title is suitable for those who are interested in the intersection of popular culture and spirituality. Full description
Paperback, 232 pages
Published February 1st 2010 by Baylor University Press
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"An intriguing look at the world of religious toys and games. Ably demonstrating the ubiquity of these objects and the manner in which they have been integrated into a wide variety of religious cultures, this book is an excellent example of how material culture is full of religious belief and practice."
--Douglas E. Cowan

"Noting how religion has become a commodity in modern Western society, Norris and Bado-Fralick here analyze the world of religious games and toys and the efforts by religions to...more
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