Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 October 2021

384 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190064983

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What Is Religion?

Debating the Academic Study of Religion

Edited by Aaron W. Hughes and Russell T. McCutcheon

  • Offers a succinct sampling of definitions of religion used by scholars in debates regarding the study of religion
  • An international group of contributors provides a global survey of the field
  • Content covers a diverse number of subfields and specialties to show how the study of religion has been shaped by other disciplines