Journals Higher Education



02 June 2014

408 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199997633

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From Yoga to Kabbalah

Religious Exoticism and the Logics of Bricolage

Véronique Altglas

  • Provides an analysis of "religious exoticism" which has never been sociologically investigated
  • Addresses the sociological understanding of "bricolage" within the study of contemporary religious life
  • Identifies the historical and socio-cultural logics that shape social practices of bricolage