By Matthew Engelke
Situating the Masowe case inside a vast comparative framework, Engelke exhibits how their rejection of textual authority poses an issue of presence—which is to assert, how the non secular topic defines, and claims to build, a dating with the religious international in the course of the semiotic potentials of language, activities, and items. Written in a full of life and obtainable kind, an issue of Presence makes very important contributions to the anthropology of Christianity, the historical past of religions in Africa, semiotics, and fabric tradition studies.
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A Problem of Presence: Beyond Scripture in an African Church (The Anthropology of Christianity) by Matthew Engelke