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  • Religions of Old Korea book cover

    Religions of Old Korea

    1st Edition

    By Charles Allen Clark

    This book, first published in 1932, was written by a Western expert on Korea, and was the first to thoroughly investigate and document the old religious practices of Korea. No book like this could be written again from original sources, for all of the data has passed away, and archival records are…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Hanyang Kut: Korean Shaman Ritual Music from Seoul book cover

    Hanyang Kut

    Korean Shaman Ritual Music from Seoul, 1st Edition

    By Maria K. Seo

    This volume, first published in 2002, presents a sophisticated analysis of the musical instruments, repertoires, musicians and ensembles, and symbolism of the ritual music of Shamans of Seoul, Korea. Placed firmly in a social and historical context, it shows that Shamanism, considered superstition…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Korean book cover

    Korean

    1st Edition

    By Ho-min Sohn

    This work, first published in 1994, provides a framework which covers the major aspects of contemporary standard Korean and allows cross-language comparisons. It offers a wide-ranging and comprehensive grammatical description of Korean, covering syntax, morphology, phonology, ideophone/…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Poems from Korea: From the Earliest Era to the Present book cover

    Poems from Korea

    From the Earliest Era to the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter H. Lee

    The Koreans, according to the Chinese chronicles, are ‘the people who enjoy singing and dancing’ and who regaled their gods with dance and song. Since then poetry has been an essential part of Korean life and has been regarded as the highest of the arts. In this first comprehensive anthology of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Intimacy and Ritual: A Study of Spiritualism, Medium and Groups book cover

    Intimacy and Ritual

    A Study of Spiritualism, Medium and Groups, 1st Edition

    By Vieda Skultans

    Originally published in 1974 Intimacy and Ritual is a sympathetic study of spiritualist activities and their relation to the practitioners’ secular lives. The book, in particular, looks at the therapeutic function of spiritualism. Based on the author’s fieldwork as a ‘participant observer’ among…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

  • Spirit Possession and Spirit Mediumship in Africa and Afro-America: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Spirit Possession and Spirit Mediumship in Africa and Afro-America

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irving I. Zaretsky, Cynthia Shambaugh

    Originally published in 1978 Spirit Possession and Spirit Mediumship in Africa and Afro-America is an incredibly diverse and comprehensive bibliography on published works containing ethnographic data on, and analysis of, spirit possession and spirit mediumship in North and Sub-Saharan Africa and in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

  • Channeling: A Bibliographic Exploration book cover

    Channeling

    A Bibliographic Exploration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joel Bjorling

    Originally published in 1992, Channeling is a comprehensive bibliography on the subject of channeling. The book defines channeling as any message received or conveyed from transcendent entities and covers material on the history of channeling, those that have claimed to transcend death, contact…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

  • Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

    1st Edition

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1974 and 1992, draw together research by leading academics in spiritualism, and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The collection examines spirituality from a broad range of disciplines, from the spirituality in the Christian…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

  • Church, Society and University: The Paris Condemnation of 1241/4 book cover

    Church, Society and University

    The Paris Condemnation of 1241/4, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Grice

    In 1241/4 the theology masters at the university at Paris with their chancellor, Odo of Chateauroux, mandated by their bishop, William of Auvergne, met to condemn ten propositions against theological truth. This book represents the first comprehensive examination of what hitherto has been a largely…

    Hardback – 2019-09-06 
    Routledge
    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • Ritual Journeys in South Asia: Constellations and Contestations of Mobility and Space book cover

    Ritual Journeys in South Asia

    Constellations and Contestations of Mobility and Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jürgen Schaflechner, Christoph Bergmann

    This book focuses on the ritualized forms of mobility that constitute phenomena of pilgrimage in South Asia and establishes a new analytical framework for the study of ritual journeys. The book advances the conceptual scope of ‘classical’ Pilgrimage Studies and provides empirical depth through…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge South Asian Religion Series

  • Chaucer and the Bible: A Critical Review of Research, Indexes, and Bibliography book cover

    Chaucer and the Bible

    A Critical Review of Research, Indexes, and Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence Besserman

    Originally published in 1988. This book offers a very useful source of information on Chaucer’s relationship to the Bible. It contains a detailed chapter on research into this connection and then presents two indexes. The first is organised by title of Chaucer’s work and then line number detailing…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Patterns of Religious Narrative in the Canterbury Tales book cover

    Patterns of Religious Narrative in the Canterbury Tales

    1st Edition

    By Roger Ellis

    Originally published in 1986. This study asks ‘What problems confront the narrator of a religious story?’ and ‘What different solutions to those problems are offered by the religious narratives of The Canterbury Tales?’ The introduction explains the grounds for inclusion of the tales here studied…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

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