Chapter 9. Religion

  1. Thomas Biolsi
  1. Raymond Bucko

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996270.ch10

A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians

A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians

How to Cite

Bucko, R. (2004) Religion, in A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians (ed T. Biolsi), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996270.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631226864

Online ISBN: 9780470996270

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Keywords:

  • religion;
  • anthropology;
  • critics;
  • indian religions;
  • judaism

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • INTRODUCTION

  • VITAL ISSUES

  • THE STUDY OF NATIVE RELIGIONS

  • CATEGORIES OF ANTHROPOLOGICAL ANALYSIS

  • A CULTURE-AREA SURVEY OF NATIVE RELIGIONS

  • THE STUDY OF POSTCONTACT NATIVE AMERICAN RELIGIONS

  • HISTORY OF THE STUDY OF NATIVE AMERICAN RELIGIONS

  • Nineteenth- and early twentieth-century approaches to religion

  • The Boasian school

  • Mid-twentieth-century anthropology

  • Contemporary anthropology

  • CONCLUSION