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Key thinkers in the study of religion.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -142) and index.
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What can we learn from Louis Dumont? A contrarian's most contrarian notion : Dumont on hierarchy Our individualism and its religious origins The comparative risks of comparison : on not "remaining caged within our own frame of reference" Conclusion : Dumont's morality and social cosmology.