Book , Print in English
The anthropology of Christianity
edited by Fenella Cannell.
- Durham : Duke University Press, 2006.
- 373 pages : illustrations facsimiles ; 24 cm.
Eisenhower B LevelBR115.C8 A58 2006 c. 1AvailableEisenhower M Level ReservesBR115.C8 A58 2006 c. 2Available
- Introduction: the anthropology of Christianity / Fenella Cannell
- The eternal return of conversion: Christianity as contested domain in highland Bolivia / Olivia Harris
- Renewable icons: concepts of religious power in a fishing village in South India / Cecilia Busby
- Possession and confession: affliction and sacred power in colonial and contemporary Catholic South India / David Mosse
- Reading as gift and writing as theft / Fenella Cannell
- Materializing the self: words and gifts in the construction of charismatic Protestant identity / Simon Coleman
- The effectiveness of ritual / Christina Toren
- Forgetting conversion: the Summer Institute of Linguistics Mission in the Piro lived world / Peter Gow
- The Bible meets the idol: writing and conversion in Biak, Irian Jaya, Indonesia / Danilyn Rutherford
- Scripture study as normal science: Seventh-day Adventist practice on the east coast of Madagascar / Eva Keller
- Appropriated and monolithic Christianity in Melanesia / Harvey Whitehouse
- Epilogue: anxious transcendence / Webb Keane.
- Other information
- Includes bibliographical references (p. -352) and index.
- 0822336081 (cloth : alk. paper)
- 9780822336082 (cloth : alk. paper)
- 0822336464 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- 9780822336464 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Identifying numbers
- EAN: 9780822336082
- EAN: 9780822336464
- LCCN: 2006010425
- OCLC: 65425831