The Routledge companion to the study of religion / edited by John R. Hinnells.

Other titles
  • Companion to the study of religion
  • EBL
Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Published
  • London ; New York : Routledge 2009
Physical description
1 online resource (625 p.)
ISBN
  • 1-282-28429-0
  • 1-78034-268-3
  • 9786612284298
  • 0-203-86876-5
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also available online.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Dawson Books. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • English
  • Description based on print version record.
Audience
  • Specialized.
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Introduction; Chapter 1 Why study religions?; Chapter 2 The study of religion in historical perspective; Chapter 3 The study of religions: the last 50 years; Chapter 4 Religious history; Part I Key approaches to the s tudy of religions; Chapter 5 Theories of religion; Chapter 6 Theology; Chapter 7 Philosophy of religion; Chapter 8 Religious studies; Chapter 9 Sociology of religion; Chapter 10 Anthropology of religion; Chapter 11 Psychology of religion; Chapter 12 Phenomenology of religion; Chapter 13 Comparative religion
  • Part 2 Key topics in the study of religionsChapter 14 Gender; Chapter 15 Insider/outsider perspectives; Chapter 16 Post-structuralism and the study of religion; Chapter 17 Orientalism and the study of religions; Chapter 18 Secularization; Chapter 19 Mysticism and spirituality; Chapter 20 New religious movements; Chapter 21 Fundamentalism; Chapter 22 Myth and ritual; Chapter 23 Religious authority: Scripture, tradition, charisma; Chapter 24 Hermeneutics; Chapter 25 Religious pluralism; Part 3 Religions in the modern world; Chapter 26 Religion and politics; Chapter 27 Economics of religion
  • Chapter 28 Geography, space and the sacredChapter 29 Religion and the environment; Chapter 30 Religion and science; Chapter 31 Religion and cognition; Chapter 32 Religion, media and cultures of everyday life; Chapter 33 Religion and diaspora; Glossary; Index
Related item
  • Other format: ; ISBN: 0-415-47328-4
  • Other format: ; ISBN: 0-415-47327-6
  • http://lib.leeds.ac.uk/record=b3064873
  • http://lib.leeds.ac.uk/search/febook3064873
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • text
Language
  • English
Internet Resources
Contents
  • Introduction -- Why study religions/ John R. Hinnells -- The study of religion in historical perspective / Eric J. Sharpe -- The study of religions : the last 50 years / Gregory Alles -- Religious history / John Wolffe -- Theories of religion / Robert A. Segal -- Theology / David F. Ford -- Philosophy of religion / Chad Meister -- Religious studies / Donald Wiebe -- Sociology of religion / Martin Riesbrodt and Mary Ellen Konieczny -- Anthropology of religion / Rosalind I.J. Hackett -- Psychology of religion / Dan Merkur -- Phenomenology of religion / Douglas Allen -- Comparative religion / William E. Paden -- Gender / Darlene M. Juschka -- Insider/outsider perspectives / Kim Knott -- Post-structuralism and the study of religion / Jeremy Carrette -- Orientalism and the study of religions / Richard King -- Secularization / Judith Fox -- Mysticism and spirituality / Richard King -- New religious movements / Judith Fox -- Fundamentalism / Henry Munson -- Myth and ritual / Robert A. Segal -- Religious authority : scripture, tradition, charisma / Paul Gifford -- Hermeneutics / Garrett Green -- Religious pluralism / Michael Barnes -- Religion and politics / George Moyser -- Economics of religion / Lawrence R. Iannaccone and William Sims Bainbridge -- Geography, space and the sacred / Kim Knott -- Religion and the environment / Roger S. Gottlieb -- Religion and science / Thomas Dixon -- Religion and cognition / Luther H. Martin -- Religion, media and cultures of everyday life / Gordon Lynch -- Religion and diaspora / Seγ̐ưan McLoughlin.

Summary

  • The Routledge Companion to the Study of Religion is a major resource for courses in Religious Studies. It begins by explaining the most important methodological approaches to religion, including psychology, philosophy, anthropology and comparative study, before moving on to explore a wide variety of critical issues, such as gender, science, fundamentalism, ritual, and new religious movements. Written by renowned international specialists, this new edition:includes eight new chapters, including post-structuralism, religion and economics, religion and the environment, rel

Summary holdings does not include live availability details. Select a library name for the full Holdings display.

Location of copy Shelfmark Online location Holdings Notes
Aston University Library: 2nd floor 200.71 ROU
University of Birmingham Libraries Online location Ebook Central Perpetual Titles
University of Birmingham Libraries Online location Click to View
University of Birmingham Libraries: Main Library, Collection BL41 .R685
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library BL41 ROU 7 day loan: vacation loan
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library BL41 ROU 7 day loan: vacation loan
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library BL41 ROU 1 day loan
University of Bristol Libraries Online location Dawsonera
University of Bristol Libraries Online location Ebook Library
University of Bristol Libraries Online location ebrary
University of Bristol Libraries Online location EBSCOhost
University of Bristol Libraries Online location MyiLibrary
University of Bristol Libraries Online location Taylor & Francis
University of Bristol Libraries Online location
University of Bristol Libraries Online location Available for B. Thomas Golisano Library via EBSCOhost. Click here to access.
University of Bristol Libraries Online location Connect to electronic book via dawsonera
University of Bristol Libraries Online location Click here to view.
British Library: Document Supply Services m09/.33543
British Library: Humanities and Social Sciences, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2010.b.581
University of Cambridge Libraries: Robinson College: Main Library 200.71 HIN Main Library
Cardiff University Libraries: Arts & Social Studies Library: 3 day BL41.R6
Cardiff University Libraries: Senghennydd Library: Learn, 2 week 200.71 ROU
Cardiff University Libraries Online location
Cardiff University Libraries Online location
Coventry University Online location Ebook Central
Cranfield University Libraries: Ground floor 2 ROU
Durham University Library Online location
Durham University Library: E-books MyiLibrary
Edge Hill University: Ormskirk University Library 1st floor 200 2 week loan
University of Edinburgh Libraries: New College Library (STANDARD LOAN) BL41 Rou.
University of Edinburgh Libraries Online location Click here for full text.
University of Edinburgh Libraries Online location Access available for 3 users, 3-hour download available
University of Exeter Library Online location Available via EBL. Please log in using your Exeter IT login, if prompted.
University of Glasgow Library: University Library Level 10 Theology A40 HIN3
University of Glasgow Library Online location Connect to e-book via GUID
University of Glasgow Library: Internet
University of Huddersfield Library: University of Huddersfield Library Floor 6 Loan 200.71 ROU
University of Hull Online location Connect to MyiLibrary resource.
University of Hull: Online materials BL41
University of Leeds Library Online location This title is also available as an eBook. Click here.
University of Leeds Library: Laidlaw Library, High Demand Collection Theology A-0.07 HIN
University of Leeds Library: Laidlaw Library, level 3 Theology A-0.07 HIN
University of Leeds Library: Laidlaw Library, level 3 Theology A-0.07 HIN
University of Leeds Library: Laidlaw Library, level 3 Theology A-0.07 HIN
University of Leeds Library Online location View this book online, via DawsonERA, both on- and off-campus
University of Leeds Library Online location This title is also available in print. Click here.
University of Leeds Library: Online resource Electronic book (DawsonERA)
University of Leicester Library: David Wilson Library, Floor 1 Orange Zone 200.71 ROU
University of Manchester Library: Main Library: Blue Area Floor 2 207
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library: Lower Reading Room Open Shelves Th.B.1.25
University of Oxford Libraries: Christ Church Library: Library of Congress sequence BL 41 HIN 2010
University of Oxford Libraries: Harris Manchester College Library: Tate Library, Library of Congress Classification BL41 HIN 2010
University of Oxford Libraries: Lady Margaret Hall Library: Entrance Floor 201 126
University of Oxford Libraries: Pembroke College Library T 14 HIN
University of Oxford Libraries: Philosophy & Theology Faculties Library: Ground Floor Reading Room Open Shelves BL41.R685 ROU 2010
University of Oxford Libraries: Philosophy & Theology Faculties Library: Ground Floor Reading Room Open Shelves BL41.R685 ROU 2010
University of Oxford Libraries: Regent's Park College Library 207 ROU
University of Oxford Libraries: St Peter's College Library: Main Library P [hin 2]
University of Oxford Libraries: St Benet's Hall Library 200 HIN
Queen Mary University of London Library Online location Table of contents
Queen Mary University of London Library Online location Table of contents
Queen Mary University of London Library: Mile End Library BL41 ROU ORDINARY
SOAS Library, University of London Online location Connect to electronic book via dawsonera.
SOAS Library, University of London: Main Library A200.71 /731999
SOAS Library, University of London: Main Library A200.71 /731999
SOAS Library, University of London: Main Library A200.71 /731999
SOAS Library, University of London: Main Library A200.71 /731999
Senate House Library, University of London: Heythrop, Crown BL41 ROU
Senate House Library, University of London: Heythrop, Crown BL41 ROU
Senate House Library, University of London: Heythrop, Crown BL41 ROU
Senate House Library, University of London: Heythrop, Crown BL41 ROU
University of South Wales: Treforest Library: Main Shelves, Week Loan 200 HIN
University of Sussex Library: Library: Short BL 41 ROU
University of Sussex Library Online location

Export: