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Book: Tradition

Chapter: Talking Tradition

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.38400


This chapter will illustrate the bewildering range of uses of ‘tradition’ in the study of religion, using a selection of introductory textbooks. The goal is to show that clarity is needed and that various problematic assumptions are lurking.

Chapter Contributors

  • Steven Engler ( - sjengler) 'Mount Royal University'