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Religions in practice

an approach to the anthropology of religion

by John Richard Bowen

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Published by Pearson/Allyn and Bacon in Boston, MA .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Religions,
  • Ethnology -- Religious aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-281) and index.

    StatementJohn R. Bowen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL48 .B625 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 292 p. :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3303636M
    ISBN 100205418147
    LC Control Number2004045068

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    Dec 19,  · The world’s religions all have their inherent histories and mythologies, many of which have existed for so long that there is near-constant debate 10 Religions Spawned By Works Of Fiction. J. Francis Wolfe Comments. The Truth Behind Lovecraft’s Legend, a book written by Daniel Harms and John Wisdom Gonce. It unfolds as a series of lessons, each including a specific practice for cultivating jing (creative energy), qi (life-force energy) and Shen (spiritual energy). This book is appropriate for beginners to Inner Alchemy/Taoist Yoga practice, as well as for more advanced practitioners. The Book of Religions Comprising The Views, Creeds, Sentiments, or Opinions, Of All The Principal Religious Sects In The World Particularly Of All Christian Denominations.


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