Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 October 2008

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780195181494

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Introducing Religion

Readings from the Classic Theorists

Daniel L. Pals

  • Presents eleven classic texts by theorists who played a formative role in the modern enterprise of explaining religion
  • Offering a variety of perspectives, including those substantive and functional (such as Freud's and Durkheim's) in character
  • With guiding questions, featured in the book's introduction, to help students compare and appraise theories
  • Ideally suited as a companion collection to Eight Theories of Religion, Second Edition, also by Daniel L. Pals

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