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Religion and Mythology: A Critical Review of Some Recent Discussions

Charles H. Long

Charles H. Long is Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, USA. He is the author of Significations: Signs, Symbols, and Images in the Interpretation of Religion (1986). Over a long career, Long held professorial positions at the University of Chicago, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Duke University, and Syracuse University. In addition, he has served as a visiting professor at Tsukuba University in Japan, the University of Queensland in Australia, and Capetown University in South Africa. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Collected Writings of Charles H. Long : Ellipsis

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...While many debate the question concerning the relevance of religion in the modern world, there are very few who would question the importance of religion in the cultures of premodern man. The continuing number of publications which...

Beyond the Classroom

Eugene V. Gallagher

Eugene V. Gallagher is Rosemary Park Professor of Religious Studies Emeritus at Connecticut College, New London, CT, United States Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Joanne M. Maguire

Joanne Maguire is Professor and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies at University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, United States Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...In the section about reading and understanding the syllabus, you encountered a course by Professor Hickey, who notes that:Even in courses in which this is not made explicit, the teacher hopes you will gain skills you can use beyond...
...When political scientist Samuel Huntington published his article “The Clash of Civilizations?” in Foreign Affairs in 1993, he sparked heated debates across academic disciplines.Portions of this chapter taken from Sacred Interests...

Bun B on religion and hip hop: An interview (by Biko Gray) with Bun B

Religion in Hip Hop : Mapping the New Terrain in the US

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Bernard “Bun B” Freeman, along with the late Chad “Pimp C” Butler (1973–2007), formed one half of the influential rap duo UGK (Underground Kingz) and also became a successful solo artist. As an artist, Bun B understands hip hop and religion...

New Orleans As An American City: Origins, Exchanges, Materialities, And Religion

Charles H. Long

Charles H. Long is Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, USA. He is the author of Significations: Signs, Symbols, and Images in the Interpretation of Religion (1986). Over a long career, Long held professorial positions at the University of Chicago, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Duke University, and Syracuse University. In addition, he has served as a visiting professor at Tsukuba University in Japan, the University of Queensland in Australia, and Capetown University in South Africa. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Collected Writings of Charles H. Long : Ellipsis

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Introduction New Orleans is rightly thought of as the most exotic city in the United States. In the midst of a dominating Protestantism as the style of the culture of the United States, New Orleans has continued its Spanish, French...

Building Zion

Robert L. Millet

Robert L. Millet is Abraham O. Smoot University Professor and Professor of Religious Education at Brigham Young University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shon D. Hopkin

Shon D. Hopkin is Assistant Professor of Religious Education at Brigham Young University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Mormonism : A Guide for the Perplexed

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Joseph Smith’s vision of the Kingdom of God was expansive. It consisted of more than preaching and study and Sabbath services; it entailed the entire renovation of the order of things on earth, the transformation of humanity...

Religious NGOs, UN Participation and Fieldwork Methodology

Religion, NGOs and the United Nations : Visible and Invisible Actors in Power

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Now we understand how much it is impossible to disconnect the object of the RNGOs from its labyrinthine context,‘The scope of the study presented a problem. ECOSOC clearly could not be assessed meaningfully in an organizational vacuum...

Campbell’s “Social Science Fiction”

Steven Hrotic

Steven Hrotic is a cognitive anthropologist, currently teaching and writing at the University of Vermont, USA Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Religion in Science Fiction : The Evolution of an Idea and the Extinction of a Genre

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...By the summer of 1938, genre science fiction (gSF) had been published in dedicated magazines for over a decade, and Amazing Stories had accumulated four rivals: Weird Tales, Thrilling Wonder Stories (formerly Wonder Stories), the new Marvel...

Enlightenment, Ancestors, and Primordiality: A Note On Modernity And Memory

Charles H. Long

Charles H. Long is Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, USA. He is the author of Significations: Signs, Symbols, and Images in the Interpretation of Religion (1986). Over a long career, Long held professorial positions at the University of Chicago, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Duke University, and Syracuse University. In addition, he has served as a visiting professor at Tsukuba University in Japan, the University of Queensland in Australia, and Capetown University in South Africa. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Collected Writings of Charles H. Long : Ellipsis

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...I would like to make three moves in this paper. First, I want to say something about how the meaning of primal traditions and ancestors came to be a part of my intellectual ancestry. I then want to move to the phenomena of ancestors...

Zen and the Art of Microprocessing: Liberating the Entrepreneurial Spirit in Silicon Valley

James Dennis LoRusso

James Dennis LoRusso is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Center for the Study of Religion, Princeton University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Spirituality, Corporate Culture, and American Business

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Beginning in 2012, Google began offering a free course on meditation to its employees called “Search Inside Yourself.” Titled after a book of the same name by the course’s instructor Chade-Meng Tan, it is “designed to teach emotional...