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Key thinkers in the study of religion.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -) and index.
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An intellectual biography Breaking the glass and striking the rock Symbols, memory and anticipation : sociology from Durkheim to Gurvitch Civilizations neither meet nor clash, people do The three books on Afro-Brazilian religions The Paris career : the world of French ethnologists Leaving safe ground : acknowledging the fluidity of human interaction Candomblé as paradigm for translocal religion O sagrado selvagem as corner stone of a theory of religion Study of religion and sociology of knowledge The aesthetic dimension, or the black hen lays white eggs.