By Matthew Engelke
Situating the Masowe case inside a wide comparative framework, Engelke indicates how their rejection of textual authority poses an issue of presence—which is to assert, how the spiritual topic defines, and claims to build, a courting with the non secular global in the course of the semiotic potentials of language, activities, and items. Written in a full of life and obtainable variety, an issue of Presence makes very important contributions to the anthropology of Christianity, the background 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