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1. Cover image for 'Sculpting the Self'
Islam, Selfhood, and Human Flourishing
Muhammad U. Faruque
What it means to be human
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2. Cover image for 'The Buddhist Poetry of the Great Kamo Priestess'
Daisaiin Senshi and Hosshin Wakashu
Edward Kamens
Provides new translations and sensitive readings of the devotional Buddhist poems of Senshi, the Great Kamo Priestess of the Heian period
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2. Cover image for 'The Buddhist Poetry of the Great Kamo Priestess'
Daisaiin Senshi and Hosshin Wakashu
Volume: 5
Edward Kamens
Provides new translations and sensitive readings of the devotional Buddhist poems of Senshi, the Great Kamo Priestess of the Heian period
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3. Cover image for 'Essays on the Modern Japanese Church'
Christianity in Meiji Japan
Yamaji Aizan; Translated by Graham Squires, with Introductory Essays by Graham Squires and A. Hamish Ion
Argues that Christianity played a critical role in the development of modern Japan
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Christianity in Meiji Japan
Volume: 27
Yamaji Aizan; Translated by Graham Squires, with Introductory Essays by Graham Squires and A. Hamish Ion
Argues that Christianity played a critical role in the development of modern Japan
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3. Cover image for 'Essays on the Modern Japanese Church'
Christianity in Meiji Japan
Yamaji Aizan; Translated by Graham Squires, with Introductory Essays by Graham Squires and A. Hamish Ion
Argues that Christianity played a critical role in the development of modern Japan
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4. Cover image for 'Writing and Renunciation in Medieval Japan'
The Works of the Poet-Priest Kamo no Chomei
Rajyashree Pandey
Challenges the rigid distinction between the religious and literary in medieval Japan
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4. Cover image for 'Writing and Renunciation in Medieval Japan'
The Works of the Poet-Priest Kamo no Chomei
Volume: 21
Rajyashree Pandey
Challenges the rigid distinction between the religious and literary in medieval Japan
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4. Cover image for 'Writing and Renunciation in Medieval Japan'
The Works of the Poet-Priest Kamo no Chomei
Rajyashree Pandey
Challenges the rigid distinction between the religious and literary in medieval Japan
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5. Cover image for 'Ritual Matters'
Material Remains and Ancient Religion
Claudia Moser and Jennifer Knust, editors
An international, cross-disciplinary investigation of ancient religious practices and their material remains yields fresh insights and poses new questions
 
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5. Cover image for 'Ritual Matters'
Material Remains and Ancient Religion
Claudia Moser and Jennifer Knust, editors
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6. Cover image for 'Faith in the City'
Preaching Radical Social Change in Detroit
Angela D. Dillard
A milestone study of religion's place in Detroit's protest communities, from the 1930s to the 1960s
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Preaching Radical Social Change in Detroit
Angela D. Dillard
A milestone study of religion's place in Detroit's protest communities, from the 1930s to the 1960s
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7. Cover image for 'Waiting for the Call'
From Preacher's Daughter to Lesbian Mom
Jacqueline Taylor
One woman's search for the meaning of faith when the foundations of her beliefs are tested to the limit
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Paper 2007 $21.95 Available Add Paper for "Waiting for the Call" to Cart
8. Cover image for 'Shugendo'
Essays on the Structure of Japanese Folk Religion
Volume: 32
Miyake Hitoshi; Edited and with an Introduction by H. Byron Earhart
The first comprehensive English translation of a foundational work on Japanese asceticism and folk religion
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Paper 2007 $26.00 Available Add Paper for "Shugendo" to Cart
9. Cover image for 'State of Virginity'
Gender, Religion, and Politics in an Early Modern Catholic State
Ulrike Strasser
An important contribution to the historical study of sexuality and the growing feminist literature on the state
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10. Cover image for 'Cage of Freedom'
Tamil Identity and the Ethnic Fetish in Malaysia
Andrew C. Willford
An ethnographic look at rituals across class and status among Malyasian Tamils
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11. Cover image for 'Islam and the Prayer Economy'
History and Authority in a Malian Town
Benjamin F. Soares
A close look at the changing terms of exchange between gifts and blessings
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Paper 2005 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "Islam and the Prayer Economy" to Cart
12. Cover image for 'Nimble Believing'
Dickinson and the Unknown
James McIntosh
A groundbreaking exploration of the themes of faith and doubt in Emily Dickinson's poetry
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Paper 2004 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "Nimble Believing" to Cart
13. Cover image for 'Jewish in America'
Sara Blair and Jonathan Freedman, Editors
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14. Cover image for 'The Goddess'
Power, Sexuality, and the Feminine Divine
Shahrukh Husain
From the dawn of the human race, the idea of a Mother Goddess has been an archetype found in every culture and every era—and this fascinating study explores all of her many faces and multitude of roles
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15. Cover image for 'Religion and Society in Nineteenth-Century Japan'
A Study of the Southern Kanto Region, Using Late Edo and Early Meiji Gazetteers
Volume: 41
Helen Hardacre
A detailed analysis of the structure of nineteenth-century Japanese religious institutions
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16. Cover image for 'On the Banks of the Ganga'
When Wastewater Meets a Sacred River
Kelly D. Alley
Explores the collision of sacred purity with environmental pollution of the river Ganga (Ganges)
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17. Cover image for 'The Sanctuary of Santa Venera at Paestum II'
The Votive Terracottas
Rebecca Miller Ammerman
Examines almost three thousand terracottas found in archaeological excavations at the sanctuary of Santa Venera at Paestum
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18. Cover image for 'Passionate Journeys'
Why Successful Women Joined a Cult
Marion S. Goldman
Women who abandoned career and family to follow the guru Rajneesh provide insights on the universal quest for love and acceptance
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19. Cover image for 'Our Women Are Free'
Gender and Ethnicity in the Hindukush
Wynne Maggi
An exploration of the lives of women among the Kalasha, a tiny, vibrant community in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province
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19. Cover image for 'Our Women Are Free'
Gender and Ethnicity in the Hindukush
Wynne Maggi
An exploration of the lives of women among the Kalasha, a tiny, vibrant community in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province
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20. Cover image for 'Unconventional Sisterhood'
Feminist Catholic Nuns in the Philippines
Heather L. Claussen
An unusual ethnography of Catholic sisters in the Philippines
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21. Cover image for 'Ecology and the Sacred'
Engaging the Anthropology of Roy A. Rappaport
Ellen Messer and Michael Lambek, Editors
A meaningful homage to an extraordinary anthropologist
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Hardcover 2001 $93.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Ecology and the Sacred" to Cart
22. Cover image for 'The Construction of Minorities'
Cases for Comparison Across Time and Around the World
Andre Burguiere and Raymond Grew, Editors
A cross-cultural volume that investigates the question of how social minorities are formed
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Paper 2001 $37.95 Available Add Paper for "The Construction of Minorities" to Cart
23. Cover image for 'Christianity in Rural China'
Conflict and Accommodation in Jiangxi Province, 1860–1900
Volume: 91
Alan Richard Sweeten
Revises earlier accounts of conflict between Christians and the Chinese state, showing through archival evidence that nonreligious problems were more often the source of intergroup conflict in Jiangxi in the late Qing dynasty
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24. Cover image for 'The Middle East Remembered'
Forged Identities, Competing Narratives, Contested Spaces
Jacob Lassner
A meditation on the art of history-writing in the medieval Near East
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25. Cover image for 'The Rope of God'
James T. Siegel
An ethnography of Aceh, Indonesia, by a master anthropologist
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