Sources, Perspectives, and MethodologiesOnline Periodical or Article - 2016
This volume serves as a primer to the study of religion. By employing literature, film, art, history, and other disciplines, it begins with a brief history of the modern practice, segues into religion and the social sciences, continues with chapters on Gnosticism, material culture, studies of myths and rituals, which serve as introductions to the subfields covered in the succeeding nine volumes in the series.
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Macmillan Reference USA, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 
Copyright Date: ©2016
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 418 pages) : illustrations.