The Geography of Religion
Faith, Place, and SpaceeBook - 2008
The only book of its kind, this balanced and accessibly written text explores the geographical study of religion. Roger W. Stump provides a full and impartial discussion of religious doctrines, beliefs, events, and practices. The author's broad, comparative approach is bolstered by a wealth of case studies ranging from the major world religions to a diversity of indigenous, unconventional, and extinct religions. Illustrating religious concepts with both traditional and current examples, Stump considers the historical and contemporary interactions between religion and a wide range of social, po.
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Ă2008
Characteristics: data file,rda 1 online resource (xviii, 423 pages) : illustrations, maps