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The Oxford handbook of religion and the arts

Author: Frank Burch Brown
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2014]
Series: Oxford handbooks.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume offers 37 original essays from leading scholars on the crucial topics, issues, methods, and resources for studying and teaching religion and the arts.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oxford handbook of religion and the arts.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2014]
(DLC) 2013017232
(OCoLC)852681795
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Burch Brown
ISBN: 9780199984572 0199984573 9780199721030 0199721033
OCLC Number: 870266105
Notes: Print copy has xx, 541 pages.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Introduction: Mapping the Terrain of Religion and the Arts / Frank Burch Brown --
pt. I Religious aesthetics: --
2. Aesthetics and Religion / Richard Viladesau --
3. Beauty and Divinity / Patrick Sherry --
4. The Religious Sublime / Vijay Mishra --
5. Artistic Imagination and Religious Faith / Gesa Elsbeth Thiessen --
6. Creativity at the Intersection of Art and Religion / Deborah J. Haynes --
pt. II Artistic ways of being religious: --
7. Musical Ways of Being Religious / Frank Burch Brown --
8. Narrative Ways of Being Religious / David Jasper --
9. Poetic Ways of Being Religious / Peggy Rosenthal --
10. Dramatic Ways of Being Religious / Larry D. Bouchard --
11. Dance as a Way of Being Religious / Anne-Marie Gaston (Anjali), with Tony Gaston --
12. Architectural Expression and Ways of Being Religious / Richard Kieckhefer --
13. Visual Arts as Ways of Being Religious / Diane Apostolos-Cappadona --
14. Film and Video as Ways of Being Religious / Robert K. Johnston --
pt. III Religious ways of being artistic: --
15. Judaism and Literature / Ilan Stavans --
16. Judaism and Music / Mark Kligman --
17. Judaism : Visual Art and Architecture / Edward van Voolen --
18. Christianity and Literature / Ralph C. Wood --
19. Christianity and Music / Paul Westermeyer --
20. Christianity and Visual Art / Graham Howes --
21. Islam and Literature / Tarif Khalidi --
22. Islam and Visual Art / Margaret S. Graves --
23. Islam and Music / Amnon Shiloah --
24. Hinduism : Aesthetics, Drama, and Poetics / Sunthar Visuvalingam --
25. Hinduism : Visual Art and Architecture / Jessica Frazier --
26. Hinduism and Music / Guy L. Beck --
27. Buddhism : Image as Icon, Image as Art / Charles Lachman --
28. Taoism and the Arts / Deborah A. Sommer --
29. Confucianism and the Arts / Deborah A. Sommer --
30. Shintō and the Arts / Sybil A. Thornton --
pt. IV Issues and themes: --
31. Artistry and Aesthetics in Modern and Postmodern Worship / Don E. Saliers --
32. Art, Morality, and Justice / John W. de Gruchy --
33. Doubt and Belief in Literature / Roger Lundin --
34. Iconoclasm / Mia M. Mochizuki --
35. Gender, Imagery, and Religious Imagination / Margaret R. Miles --
36. Art, Material Culture, and Lived Religion / David Morgan --
37. Sacred and Secular in African American Music / Cheryl A. Kirk-Duggan.
Series Title: Oxford handbooks.
Other Titles: Handbook of religion and the arts
Responsibility: edited by Frank Burch Brown.

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