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Advances in Research: Religion and Society volume 1

The first issue of Advances in Research: Religion and Society has been published. I am Book and Film Reviews Editor of the issue.

 

Volume 1 : Contents

Introduction
Simon Coleman and Ramon Sarró: Dialogues and Trajectories

 

I. PORTRAIT – Maurice Bloch

 

II. ARTICLES

Religion, Space, and Place: The Spatial Turn in Research on Religion

Kim Knott

Anthropology and the Cognitive Science of Religion: A Critical Assessment

Carles Salazar

Ritual and Emotions: Moving Relations, Patterned Effusions

François Berthomé and Michael Houseman

W(h)ither New Age Studies? The Uses of Ethnography in a Contested Field of Scholarship

Matthew Wood

The Return of the Animists: Recent Studies of Amazonian Ontologies

Luiz Costa and Carlos Fausto

The Politics of Faith and the Limits of Scientific Reason: Tracking the Anthropology of Human Rights and Religion

Kamari Maxine Clarke

Religion and Environment: Exploring Spiritual Ecology

Leslie E. Sponsel

 

III. DEBATE SECTION: RELIGION AND THE ‘CREDIT CRUNCH

 

Credit Crisis Religion

Bill Maurer

Money as a Form of Religious Life

Keith Hart

 

IV. AN AUTHOR MEETS HER CRITICS

Around Emma Cohens’s The Mind Possessed

 

V. TEACHING ANTHROPOLOGY OF RELIGION

Fieldwork Assignments in the Anthropology of Religion: A Practical Guide

Andrew Buckser

 

VI. NEWS

 

VII. BOOKS AND FILMS REVIEWS

Keith Egan, Matias Thaler, Anna Fedele, Maarit Forde, Tuomas Martikainen, Kim Knibbe, Maria M. Griera, Katerina Seraidari, José Mapril, Roger Canals, Diana Espirito Santo, Titus Hjelm, Vlad Naumescu, Vânia Zikán Cardoso, Mathieu Fribault, Rebecca Prentice, Ryan Schram, Jacqueline Ryle, Alexandre Surrallés, James S. Bielo, César Ceriani Cernadas and Maïté Maskens

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