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Thinking about Religion: An Historical Introduction to Theories of Religion

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This history-based introduction to the study of religion introduces the main methods, theories and theorists in the field.
Introduces the main methods, theories and theorists in the field.
Engages with leading figures from the history of anthropology, sociology, psychology, philosophy and theology who have influenced the study of religion.
Reveals how the study of religion
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Paperback, 358 pages
Published February 1st 2006 by Blackwell Publishing Professional
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