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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (3): 110–112.
Published: 01 February 2020
...W. Michael Ashcraft © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 Among the Scientologists: History, Theology, and Praxis . By Donald A. Westbrook . Oxford University Press , 2019 . 346 Pages. $45.00 cloth; ebook available. Reviews Among the Scientologists: History...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (3): 144–145.
Published: 01 February 2018
... © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 Feeding the Flock. The Foundations of Mormon Thought: Church and Praxis . By Terryl L. Givens . Oxford University Press , 2017 . xi + 410 pages. $34.95 cloth; ebook available. related to these forms of cultural identity...
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Nova Religio (2003) 7 (2): 55–70.
Published: 01 November 2003
... common religious theme of caring for creation can be a motin Ecotheology and Environmental Praxis in Guatemala Anne Hallum ABSTRACT: One can argue that religious beliefs have more influence for changing societal behavior than does scientific knowledge. Thus, the rediscovery of ecological themes in a...
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Nova Religio (1999) 2 (2): 287–298.
Published: 01 April 1999
...Lynne Hume ©© 1999 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. 1999 287 Hume: Exporting Nature Religions Exporting Nature Religions: Problems in Praxis Down Under Lynne Hume In spite of the fact that the cultures in which it has taken rootoften exist in vastly...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (1): 5–13.
Published: 01 August 2019
... the lenses of social, cultural, economic, and structural factors. © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 food foodways gastronomy religious practice praxis countercuisine New Religious Movements and Food Benjamin E. Zeller ABSTRACT: This special issue of Nova...
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Nova Religio (2015) 18 (3): 7–17.
Published: 01 February 2015
..., Pentecostal praxis discredits self-images of superiority in politics. © 2015 by The Regents of the University of California 2015 Andreas Heuser, Department of Theology, Basel University, Nadelberg 10 CH-4051 Basel, Switzerland. Email: andreas.heuser@unibas.ch African Pentecostalism political...
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Nova Religio (2020) 24 (1): 77–87.
Published: 29 July 2020
... Press, 2014) and Feeding the Flock: Church and Praxis (New York: Oxford University Press, 2017). 14 For instance, Terryl Givens and Fiona Givens, The God Who Weeps: How Mormonism Makes Sense of Life (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 2012). 15 See for example Larry McMurtry s review of Bushman s Rough...
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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (4): 144–146.
Published: 15 April 2020
... increasingly seek to turn sacred pilgrimage into a form of economic development for impoverished regions. Particularly in India, where land, culture, and daily praxis are intimately bound together with spiritual narratives and traditions, this development has to constantly balance the sacred imperatives of...
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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (3): 133–135.
Published: 01 February 2020
... this repurposing speaks Nova Religio 134 more of the heightened agency of the person in postmodern religious praxis than it does of using the same material for the same purpose over again (161). Rodney Sebastian s discussion of the Ranganiketan Cultural Arts Troupe of Manipur raises the interesting...
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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (3): 135–137.
Published: 01 February 2020
... heightened agency of the person in postmodern religious praxis than it does of using the same material for the same purpose over again (161). Rodney Sebastian s discussion of the Ranganiketan Cultural Arts Troupe of Manipur raises the interesting theory of reverse pilgrimage, in which sacred cultural...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (2): 42–63.
Published: 01 November 2019
... complexities of gender construction in Pentecostalism, I approach the study of gender as Daniel Boyarin de- fines it as the praxis and process by which people are interpellated into a two- (or for some cultures more) sex system that is made to seem as if it were nature, that is, something that always existed...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (1): 38–59.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., but also from the norms of food and diet in mainstream American society. Fasting reinforces the individualism of the spiritual path; the rejection of food is part of a rejection of society. It is particularly apposite to examine fasting as religious praxis through its New Agemanifestation because in...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (1): 14–37.
Published: 01 August 2019
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (4): 109–110.
Published: 01 May 2018
... teacher George Ivanovitch Gurdjieff (1866? 1949) and his pupil, Ukrainian composer and performer Thomas Alexandrovich de Hartmann (1885 1956). Music is integral to Gurdjieff s entire teaching including cosmology, psychology, spiritual praxis, sacred dances or Movements, and the esoteric school he founded...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (4): 105–109.
Published: 01 May 2018
... 1956). Music is integral to Gurdjieff s entire teaching including cosmology, psychology, spiritual praxis, sacred dances or Movements, and the esoteric school he founded (referred to as the Work). Petsche uses the paradigmatic lenses of culture, society, ethnomusicology, and esotericism to examine one...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (4): 13–37.
Published: 01 May 2018
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (3): 142–144.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Saint Mary s University (Los Angeles) Book Notes Feeding the Flock. The Foundations of Mormon Thought: Church and Praxis. By Terryl L. Givens. Oxford University Press, 2017. xi + 410 pages. $34.95 cloth; ebook available. Terryl L. Givens is a prolific interpreter of Mormon thought and life: I counted...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (3): 47–73.
Published: 01 February 2018
... framed spiritual and moral praxis as instrumenta of investigation and metaphysical discovery. As a young man, Smith made a pilgrimage to visit Huxley, by which time Smith had adopted a meditation practice, joined the Boston Vedanta Society, and talked about yoga on television, all while remaining a...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (3): 74–102.
Published: 01 February 2018
... contemporary devo- tees are still encouraged to base their religious praxis in large part on preaching that is, in trying their best to spread the teachings of Srila Prabhupada, and ultimately the love of Krishna, worldwide. There are a number of ways in which devotees enact this imperative today: ranging...
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Nova Religio (2017) 21 (2): 43–58.
Published: 01 November 2017
...%20Apparitions, both accessed 16 November 2016. Nova Religio 56 24 Juan Luis Bastero, Apariciones Marianas: Praxis y Teolog ´a Scripta Theologica 43, no. 2 (2011): 347 365: 361. 25 This section is based on anthropological field research I carried out at and around Dzhublyk apparition site over the course of...