skip to content
Genealogies of religion : discipline and reasons of power in Christianity and Islam Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Genealogies of religion : discipline and reasons of power in Christianity and Islam

Author: Talal Asad
Publisher: Baltimore u.a. : Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

He argues that "religionis a construction of European modernity, a construction that authorizes-for Westerners and non-Westerners alike-particular forms of "history making."

Rating:

based on 1 rating(s) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Talal Asad
ISBN: 0801846323 9780801846328 0801846315 9780801846311
OCLC Number: 243772506
Description: 335 Seiten
Contents: Part 1 Genealogies: the construction of religion as an anthropological category; toward a genealogy of the concept of ritual. Part 2 Archaisms: pain and truth in medieval Christian ritual; on discipline and humility in medieval Christian monasticism. Part 3 Translations: the concept of cultural translation in British social anthropology; the limits of religious criticism in the Middle East. Part 4 Polemics: multiculturalism and British identity in the wake of the Rushdie affair; ethnography, literature and politics - some readings and uses of Salmon Rushdie's "Satanic Verses".
Responsibility: Talal Asad.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This eloquent, lucid, and complex work is the product of remarkable intelligence and erudition; it is a profound contribution to the understanding of the cultural hegemony of the West. -- Ralph M. Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity<\/h3>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/243772506<\/a>> # Genealogies of religion : discipline and reasons of power in Christianity and Islam<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:oclcnum<\/a> \"243772506<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Place\/baltimore_u_a<\/a>> ; # Baltimore u.a.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/mdu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/306.6\/e22\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/islam<\/a>> ; # Islam<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Thing\/philosophische_anthropologie<\/a>> ; # Philosophische Anthropologie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/religion<\/a>> ; # Religion<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/kultur<\/a>> ; # Kultur<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/theologie<\/a>> ; # Theologie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Place\/naher_osten<\/a>> ; # Naher Osten.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/aufsatzsammlung<\/a>> ; # Aufsatzsammlung<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/religionsphilosophie<\/a>> ; # Religionsphilosophie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/philosophische_anthropologie<\/a>> ; # Philosophische Anthropologie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Thing\/kultur<\/a>> ; # Kultur<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Place\/england<\/a>> ; # England.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/2485234<\/a>> ; # Talal Asad<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:datePublished<\/a> \"1993<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/795723109<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:genre<\/a> \"Aufsatzsammlung<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Genealogies of religion : discipline and reasons of power in Christianity and Islam<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:productID<\/a> \"243772506<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/243772506#PublicationEvent\/baltimore_u_a_johns_hopkins_univ_press_1993<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Agent\/johns_hopkins_univ_press<\/a>> ; # Johns Hopkins Univ. Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780801846328<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780801846311<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0wdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/243772506<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Related Entities<\/h3>
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/306.6\/e22\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Agent\/johns_hopkins_univ_press<\/a>> # Johns Hopkins Univ. Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Johns Hopkins Univ. Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Place\/baltimore_u_a<\/a>> # Baltimore u.a.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Baltimore u.a.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Place\/england<\/a>> # England.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"England.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:sameAs<\/a> <http:\/\/d-nb.info\/gnd\/4014770-8<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Place\/naher_osten<\/a>> # Naher Osten.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Naher Osten.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:sameAs<\/a> <http:\/\/d-nb.info\/gnd\/4068878-1<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Thing\/kultur<\/a>> # Kultur<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Thing<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Kultur<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Thing\/philosophische_anthropologie<\/a>> # Philosophische Anthropologie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Thing<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Philosophische Anthropologie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/aufsatzsammlung<\/a>> # Aufsatzsammlung<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Aufsatzsammlung<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/islam<\/a>> # Islam<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Islam<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/kultur<\/a>> # Kultur<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Kultur<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/philosophische_anthropologie<\/a>> # Philosophische Anthropologie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Philosophische Anthropologie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/religion<\/a>> # Religion<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Religion<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/religionsphilosophie<\/a>> # Religionsphilosophie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Religionsphilosophie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Topic\/theologie<\/a>> # Theologie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Theologie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/mdu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"mdu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/2485234<\/a>> # Talal Asad<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Asad<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Talal<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Talal Asad<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780801846311<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0801846315<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780801846311<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780801846328<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0801846323<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780801846328<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/243772506<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/243772506<\/a>> ; # Genealogies of religion : discipline and reasons of power in Christianity and Islam<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-11<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/243772506#PublicationEvent\/baltimore_u_a_johns_hopkins_univ_press_1993<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Place\/baltimore_u_a<\/a>> ; # Baltimore u.a.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/795723109#Agent\/johns_hopkins_univ_press<\/a>> ; # Johns Hopkins Univ. Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:startDate<\/a> \"1993<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Content-negotiable representations<\/p>