Appropriating religion: understanding religion as an object of science

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Donald Wiebe;
(1999)
  • Publisher: The Donner Institute
  • Journal: Scripta Instituti Donneriani Aboensis (issn: 0582-3226, eissn: 0582-3226)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.30674/scripta.67258
  • Subject: BL1-50 | Humanities | Social sciences | Science | Religion -- Definition | Religion (General) | Philosophy and religion | Methodology | Religion -- Study

In this paper, the author focuses on the study of religion as a scientific project, for it is the scientific interest in religion which has constituted the grounds for admitting the study of religion into the curriculum of the modern Western university. Despite that aca... View more
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