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Contemporary pagan and native faith movements in Europe colonialist and nationalist impulses

Contemporary pagan and native faith movements in Europe colonialist and nationalist impulses

Author: Kathryn Rountree
Publisher: New York Oxford Berghahn Books [2018]
Series: #_26#EASA series, 26
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First paperback edition

Pagan and Native Faith movements have sprung up across Europe in recent decades, yet little has been published about them compared with British and American Pagans. Though all such movements valorize  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Rountree
ISBN: 9781782386469 1782386467 9781785338236 1785338234
OCLC Number: 1037840206
Description: viii, 315 Seiten
Contents: List of Figures Acknowledgements Introduction: Context is Everything: Plurality and Paradox in Contemporary European Paganisms Kathryn Rountree Chapter 1. Sami Neo-shamanism in Norway: Colonial Grounds, Ethnic Revival and Pagan Pathways Siv Ellen Kraft Chapter 2. It's Not Easy Being Apolitical: Reconstruction and Eclecticism in Danish Asatro Matthew H. Amster Chapter 3. Modern Heathenism in Sweden: A Case Study in the Creation of a Traditional Religion Fredrik Gregorius Chapter 4. The Brotherhood of Wolves, Czech Republic: From Asatru to Primitivism Kamila Velkoborska Chapter 5. Soviet-era Discourse and Siberian Shamanic Revivalism: How Area Spirits Speak through Academia Eleanor Peers Chapter 6. In Search of Genuine Religion: The Contemporary Estonian MaausulisedMovement and Nationalist Discourse Ergo-Hart Vastrik Chapter 7. Emerging Identity Marketsof Contemporary Pagan Ideologies in Hungary Tamas Szilagyi Chapter 8. Hot, Strange, Voelkish, Cosmopolitan: Native Faith and Neopagan Witchcraft in Berlin's Changing Urban Context Victoria Hegner Chapter 9. Paganism in Ireland: Syncretic Processes, Identity and a Sense of Place Jenny Butler Chapter 10. On the Sticks and Stones of the Greencraft Temple in Flanders: Balancing Global and Local Heritage in Wicca Leon van Gulik Chapter 11. Iberian Paganism: Goddess Spirituality in Spain and Portugal and the Quest for Authenticity Anna Fedele Chapter 12. Bellisama and Aradia: Paganism Re-emerges in Italy Francesca Ciancimino Howell Chapter 13. Authenticity and Invention in the Quest for a Modern Maltese Paganism Kathryn Rountree Notes on Contributors Index
Series Title: #_26#EASA series, 26
Responsibility: Edited by Kathryn Roundtree


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