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What matters? : ethnographies of value in a not so secular age

Author: Courtney Bender
Publisher: New York, NY : Columbia Univ. Press, 2012.
Series: A Columbia/SSRC book
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Courtney Bender
ISBN: 9780231156844 0231156847 9780231156851 0231156855
OCLC Number: 796252950
Description: VI, 288 Seiten : Illustrationen.
Contents: Introduction: Things of Value From a Materialist Ethic to the Spirit of Prehistory Conquering Religious Contagions and Crowds: Nineteenth-Century Psychologists and the Unfinished Subjugation of Superstition and Irrationality Religious and Secular, "Spiritual" and "Physical" in Ghana Volunteer Experience Secular Humanitarianism and the Value of Life Homeschooling the Enchanted Child: Ambivalent Attachments in the Domestic Southwest Mind Matters: Esalen's Sursem Group and the Ethnography of Consciousness Tribalism, Experience, and Remixology in Global Psytrance Culture Acknowledgments Contributors Index
Series Title: A Columbia/SSRC book
Responsibility: ed. by Courtney Bender ...

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A window onto how spirituality has functioned as a social category that bestows value on even 'secular' objects, What Matters? brilliantly demystifies spirituality without banishing spirits. With an Read more...

 
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