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Book: Textbook Gods

Chapter: Theoretical Perspectives on Textbooks/Textbooks in Religious Studies Research

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.23871


This introduction aims to provide some theoretical perspectives and to characterize textbooks in order to explain what type of texts we are dealing with. Arguments for why the textbook should be a genre of interest for research in religious studies will also be presented. Additionally, some challenges regarding methodology will be addressed.

Chapter Contributors

  • Bengt-Ove Andreassen ( - book-auth-733) 'University of Tromsø'