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Published: 11 December 2020

300 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197532195

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Syncretism and Christian Tradition

Race and Revelation in the Study of Religious Mixture

Ross Kane

AAR Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion

  • Provides the first comprehensive history of syncretism as a term for religious mixture, written for scholars of religion and theologians alike
  • Offers a constructive account of tradition and a theological account of syncretism
  • Moves toward religious interpretation with more room for non-Western voices.
  • Offers an intercultural method for interpreting religious mixture, putting African and Africanist voices side by side with North Atlantic voices