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Radical interpretation in religion

Frankenberry, Nancy, 1947-

Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press 2002

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  • Title:
    Radical interpretation in religion
  • Author: Frankenberry, Nancy, 1947-
  • Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press
  • Creation Date: 2002
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (249 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-226) and index.
    Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-226) and index.
  • Subjects: Religion -- Congresses
  • Description: In this landmark interdisciplinary volume, ten distinguished scholars offer radical interpretations of religious belief and language from a variety of perspectives including anthropology of religion, ritual studies, cognitive psychology, semantics, post-analytic philosophy, history of religions, and philosophy of religion.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-226) and index.
    Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-226) and index.
  • Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; PART I Pragmatics; PART II Culture and cognition; PART III Semantics; Select bibliography; Index
    Saving belief: on the new materialism in religious studies / Terry F. Godlove, Jr.
    Radical interpretation and pragmatism: Davidson, Rorty, and Brandom on truth / Jeffrey Stout
    Cultural politics and the question of the existence of God / Richard Rorty
    Religious belief and naturalism / Wayne L. Proudfoot
    "The Chinese believe in spirits": belief and believing in the study of religion / Catherine M. Bell
    On interpreting the world religiously / E. Thomas Lawson
    Are religious beliefs counter-intuitive? / Maurice Bloch
    You don't read a myth for information / Hans H. Penner
    Religion as a "mobile army of metaphors" / Nancy K. Frankenberry
    Manna, mana everywhere and /// / Jonathan Z. Smith.
    Saving belief: on the new materialism in religious studies / Terry F. Godlove, Jr.
    Radical interpretation and pragmatism: Davidson, Rorty, and Brandom on truth / Jeffrey Stout
    Cultural politics and the question of the existence of God / Richard Rorty
    Religious belief and naturalism / Wayne L. Proudfoot
    "The Chinese believe in spirits": belief and believing in the study of religion / Catherine M. Bell
    On interpreting the world religiously / E. Thomas Lawson
    Are religious beliefs counter-intuitive? / Maurice Bloch
    You don't read a myth for information / Hans H. Penner
    Religion as a "mobile army of metaphors" / Nancy K. Frankenberry
    Manna, mana everywhere and /// / Jonathan Z. Smith.
  • OCLC Number: 475917490
    49327005
    56352117
  • Identifier: ISBN1-107-13466-8;ISBN0-511-17816-6;ISBN9786610041992;ISBN1-280-04199-4;ISBN0-511-03056-8;ISBN1-280-43428-7;ISBN0-511-04266-3;ISBN0-511-14866-6;ISBN0-511-33045-6;ISBN0-511-61390-3;ISBN0-511-04589-1