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Published: 25 March 2008

544 Pages

ISBN: 9780195341324

Bookseller Code (04)

Sacred Realms

Readings in the Anthropology of Religion

Second Edition

Edited by Richard Warms, James Garber, and R. Jon McGee

Sacred Realms is a collection of classic and contemporary articles that introduce religion from an anthropological perspective. It is designed to give students the tools to understand and analyze religion as well as to consider its important role in world affairs. The book is divided into twelve major topics in faith, religion, and belief; it concludes with a unique section written by the editors that describes fundamental aspects of five of the world's most influential religions.

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