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The Resource The Ideology of Religious Studies

The Ideology of Religious Studies

Label
The Ideology of Religious Studies
Title
The Ideology of Religious Studies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
There has been a debate within the religious studies community about the validity of religion as an analytical category. Through an analysis of the use of religion in a range of scholarly texts, the author maintains that the comparative study of religion is really a form of liberal ecumenical theology
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fitzgerald, Timothy
Dewey number
  • 200.7
  • 200/.7/2
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BL41.F56 1998
  • BL41.F56 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion
  • Religious education
  • Religion
  • Religious education
  • Religion - General
  • Religion
  • Philosophy & Religion
Label
The Ideology of Religious Studies
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; 1 Religion, Religions, and World Religions: Religious Studies--A Critique; 2 Comparative Religion: The Founding Fathers and the Theological Legacy; 3 Ninian Smart and the Phenomenology of Religion; 4 Religion, Family Resemblances, and the Use Context; 5 Religions, Quasi Religions, and Secular Ideologies; 6 Buddhism in India: Ritual, Politics, and Soteriology; 7 Hinduism; 8 Problems of the Category 'Religion' in Japan; 9 Consrtucting a Collective Identity; 10 Bowing to the Taxman; 11 Religious Studies, Cultural Studies, and Cultural Anthropology
  • 12 The Critique of 'Culture' in Cultural AnthropologyNotes; General Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
437175390
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198028253
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437175390
Label
The Ideology of Religious Studies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; 1 Religion, Religions, and World Religions: Religious Studies--A Critique; 2 Comparative Religion: The Founding Fathers and the Theological Legacy; 3 Ninian Smart and the Phenomenology of Religion; 4 Religion, Family Resemblances, and the Use Context; 5 Religions, Quasi Religions, and Secular Ideologies; 6 Buddhism in India: Ritual, Politics, and Soteriology; 7 Hinduism; 8 Problems of the Category 'Religion' in Japan; 9 Consrtucting a Collective Identity; 10 Bowing to the Taxman; 11 Religious Studies, Cultural Studies, and Cultural Anthropology
  • 12 The Critique of 'Culture' in Cultural AnthropologyNotes; General Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
437175390
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198028253
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437175390

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