The Resource Bringing the sacred down to earth : adventures in comparative religion, Corinne G. Dempsey, (electronic resource)

Bringing the sacred down to earth : adventures in comparative religion, Corinne G. Dempsey, (electronic resource)

Label
Bringing the sacred down to earth : adventures in comparative religion
Title
Bringing the sacred down to earth
Title remainder
adventures in comparative religion
Statement of responsibility
Corinne G. Dempsey
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Corinne Dempsey offers a study of Hindu and Christian, Indian and Euro/American earthbound religious expressions. She argues that official religious, political, and epistemological systems tend to deny sacred access and expression to the general populace
Cataloging source
N$T
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Dempsey, Corinne G
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BL80.3
  • BL80.3
LC item number
  • .D46 2012
  • .D46 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oxford Scholarship Online
  • Oxford University Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion
  • Religions
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • RELIGION
  • Religion
  • Religions
Target audience
specialized
Label
Bringing the sacred down to earth : adventures in comparative religion, Corinne G. Dempsey, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Icelandic and Indian language notes -- Introduction: adventures and misadventures in comparison -- The suffering Indian nun and the wandering (drunken) Irish priest: orientalism and Celticism unplugged -- Arguing equal access to an earthly sacred: Christian and Hindu theologies of liberation -- Making and staking sacred terrain: Rajneeshee and diaspora Hindu settlers and unsettlers -- Embodying the extraordinary in Iceland and India and the difference spirits make -- Postscript: unanticipated adventures in ritualized ethnography
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199860340
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773828456
  • (OCoLC)ocn773828456
Label
Bringing the sacred down to earth : adventures in comparative religion, Corinne G. Dempsey, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Icelandic and Indian language notes -- Introduction: adventures and misadventures in comparison -- The suffering Indian nun and the wandering (drunken) Irish priest: orientalism and Celticism unplugged -- Arguing equal access to an earthly sacred: Christian and Hindu theologies of liberation -- Making and staking sacred terrain: Rajneeshee and diaspora Hindu settlers and unsettlers -- Embodying the extraordinary in Iceland and India and the difference spirits make -- Postscript: unanticipated adventures in ritualized ethnography
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199860340
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773828456
  • (OCoLC)ocn773828456

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