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By Harvey Whitehouse,Luther H. Martin,Harvey Whitehouse Luther Martin,E Thomas Lawson,Luther Martin,Stephen Mithen,Karen Johnson,Douglas L. Gragg,Roger Beck,Anita Leopold,Anne Clark,Theodore Vial,Ulrich Berner,Ilkka Pyysiäinen,Donald Weibe

ISBN-10: 0759106207

ISBN-13: 9780759106208

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ISBN-13: 9780759106215

Historians certain by means of their singular tales and archaeologists sure by way of their fabric facts donOt more often than not search out wide comparative theories of faith. yet lately Harvey WhitehouseOs Omodes of religiosityO conception has been attracting many students of earlier religions. established upon common good points of human cognition, WhitehouseOs conception delivers worthy comparisons throughout cultures and ancient sessions even if constrained cultural info is current. during this groundbreaking quantity students of cultures from prehistorical hunter-gatherers to nineteenth century Scandinavian Lutherans assessment WhitehouseOs speculation that every one religions have a tendency towards both an imagistic or a doctrinal mode reckoning on how they're remembered and transmitted. Theorizing Religions previous offers necessary insights for all historians of faith and particularly for these attracted to a brand new cognitive technique for learning the past.

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Theorizing Religions Past: Archaeology, History, and Cognition (Cognitive Science of Religion) by Harvey Whitehouse,Luther H. Martin,Harvey Whitehouse Luther Martin,E Thomas Lawson,Luther Martin,Stephen Mithen,Karen Johnson,Douglas L. Gragg,Roger Beck,Anita Leopold,Anne Clark,Theodore Vial,Ulrich Berner,Ilkka Pyysiäinen,Donald Weibe


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