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Paganism : a very short introduction

Author: Owen Davies
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2011. ©2011
Series: Very short introductions, 269.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written in a concise and lively style, this Very Short Introduction explores the meaning of the words "pagan" and "paganism"--Through a chronological overview of the attitudes towards its practices and beliefs--from the ancient world through to the present day.-publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Owen Davies
ISBN: 9780199235162 0199235163
OCLC Number: 731984995
Description: xii, 144 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Contents: Introduction : defining paganism --
The ancient world --
Paganism in retreat --
Gods in the North --
Pagans across the ocean --
Embracing the pagan past --
Return of the old gods.
Series Title: Very short introductions, 269.
Responsibility: Owen Davies.
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From its origins to the present day, Owen Davies explores ideas about paganism that have existed over the last two millennia. He takes a chronological look at changing attitudes towards its beliefs,  Read more...

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