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[PDF] ✐ Translocal Lives and Religion ⚦ Gwilym Beckerlegge – Tyrakel.de Inspired by the historiographical model of connected histories this volume examines the intellectual and geographical trajectories of 9 individuals who interacted with religious discourses doctrines oInspired by the historiographical model of connected histories this volume examines the intellectual and geographical trajectories of 9 individuals who interacted with religious discourses doctrines or practices in the 19th and 20th centuries Introducing the notion of connected histories of religion the book focuses on situations of interactions over large geographical distances and contributes to reconnect histories that have been separated by historiographical preferences The book equally contributes to broader methodological issues of comparative religion by interpreting the trajectories of these transnational actors as building blocks of the global circulation of religious ideas and practices Interrogating the nature of comparative categories and undermining the idea of discrete institutionalized religions as in the so called world religion model it focuses on historical processes that are comparative in nature In so doing it provides material to rethink categories practices or theories related to religion under a dynamic light the goal is not only to sk.

Etch the history of uniquely Christian or Western categories being consistently mis applied to non Western contexts but also to map a complex history of appropriations rejections or subversions on a global scale from the 19th century on This approach can then make an effective contribution to countering Eurocentric tendencies in the field Figures who regularly crossed borders such as missionaries members of diaspora communities monks pilgrims scholars tourists or travelling revolutionaries provide fascinating material for such a project Bringing together select cases of encounters in European and Asian contexts in the 19th and first half of the 20th century the volume centres on two dimensions 1 actors interacting with discourses of religion appropriating rejecting subverting ideas or practices for their various needs or interests and 2 actors producing and propagating religious discourses and practices using a specific relation to space travels temporary or longer stays targeted visits to specific groups etc to achieve their ends Without being exhaustive th.

translocal book lives free religion ebok Translocal Lives free Translocal Lives and Religion ePUBEtch the history of uniquely Christian or Western categories being consistently mis applied to non Western contexts but also to map a complex history of appropriations rejections or subversions on a global scale from the 19th century on This approach can then make an effective contribution to countering Eurocentric tendencies in the field Figures who regularly crossed borders such as missionaries members of diaspora communities monks pilgrims scholars tourists or travelling revolutionaries provide fascinating material for such a project Bringing together select cases of encounters in European and Asian contexts in the 19th and first half of the 20th century the volume centres on two dimensions 1 actors interacting with discourses of religion appropriating rejecting subverting ideas or practices for their various needs or interests and 2 actors producing and propagating religious discourses and practices using a specific relation to space travels temporary or longer stays targeted visits to specific groups etc to achieve their ends Without being exhaustive th.

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