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The Resource Locating the sacred : theoretical approaches to the emplacement of religion, edited by Cecelia Feldman and Claudia Moser

Locating the sacred : theoretical approaches to the emplacement of religion, edited by Cecelia Feldman and Claudia Moser

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Locating the sacred : theoretical approaches to the emplacement of religion
Title
Locating the sacred
Title remainder
theoretical approaches to the emplacement of religion
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cecelia Feldman and Claudia Moser
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Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ritual happens in distinct places - in temples, in caves, along pilgrimage routes - and religious activities there incorporate a diverse set of objects such as holy water, cult statues, and sacred texts. Understanding religious ritual requires viewing it not as a disembodied event, but as emplaced, grounded in both built and natural surroundings, and integrated with its associated material objects. Here authors examine various religious practices in the Greco-Roman world and pilgrimage routes in contemporary Israel. Other contributions focus on the East, on domestic religion in prehistoric Tai
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Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Feldman, Cecelia
Series statement
Oxbow/Joukowsky Institute Publication
Series volume
v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ritual
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Religion and geography
  • Sacred space
  • RELIGION
  • Religion and geography
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Ritual
  • Sacred space
  • RELIGION / Theology
Label
Locating the sacred : theoretical approaches to the emplacement of religion, edited by Cecelia Feldman and Claudia Moser
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Linear reflections : ritual memory and material reflection at the thirteen altars at lavinium / Claudia Moser -- Re-placing the Nile : water and mimesis in the Roman practice of Egyptian religion at Pergamon / Cecelia A. Feldman -- Itinerant creeds : the Chinese northern frontier / Paola Dematte -- The dig at the end of the world : archaeology and apocalypse, tourism in the valley of Armageddon / Isaac Morrison -- Power of place : ruler, landscape, and ritual space at the sanctuaries of Labraunda and Mamurt Kale in Asia Minor / Christina Williamson -- Transforming the surroundings and its impact on cult rituals : the case study of Artemis Mounichia in the Fifth Century / Chyssanthi Papadopoulou -- The sacred houses in Neolithic Wansan Society / Chih-hua Chiang and Yi-chang Liu -- Putting religious ritual in its place : on some ways humans cognitive predilections influence the locations and shapes of religious rituals / Robert N. McCauley -- The aptitude for scared space / Ian B. Straughn
Control code
ocn864753080
Edition
1st edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782976196
Lccn
2013048315
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvgz9pkk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864753080
Label
Locating the sacred : theoretical approaches to the emplacement of religion, edited by Cecelia Feldman and Claudia Moser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Linear reflections : ritual memory and material reflection at the thirteen altars at lavinium / Claudia Moser -- Re-placing the Nile : water and mimesis in the Roman practice of Egyptian religion at Pergamon / Cecelia A. Feldman -- Itinerant creeds : the Chinese northern frontier / Paola Dematte -- The dig at the end of the world : archaeology and apocalypse, tourism in the valley of Armageddon / Isaac Morrison -- Power of place : ruler, landscape, and ritual space at the sanctuaries of Labraunda and Mamurt Kale in Asia Minor / Christina Williamson -- Transforming the surroundings and its impact on cult rituals : the case study of Artemis Mounichia in the Fifth Century / Chyssanthi Papadopoulou -- The sacred houses in Neolithic Wansan Society / Chih-hua Chiang and Yi-chang Liu -- Putting religious ritual in its place : on some ways humans cognitive predilections influence the locations and shapes of religious rituals / Robert N. McCauley -- The aptitude for scared space / Ian B. Straughn
Control code
ocn864753080
Edition
1st edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782976196
Lccn
2013048315
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvgz9pkk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864753080

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