ERIC Number: EJ453643
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Religious Studies: The Shaping of a Field and a Guide to Reference Resources.
Lippy, Charles H.
OAH Magazine of History, v6 n3 p10-14 Win 1992
Discusses the development of religious studies as an academic discipline. Examines the work of leading thinkers in the field, including anthropologists Sir James Fraser and Edward Burnett Taylor, sociologist Max Weber, and psychologist Erik Erikson. Identifies some of the many reference works that deal with religious studies. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A