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Book: Jesus and Addiction to Origins

Chapter: 1. Religion: A Guide

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.39238


The author’s introduction to the volume, it provides the initial outlines of a thorough-going anthropocentric study of religion—as a concept, as an aspect of human practices, and as a basis for an academic discipline—by offering a definition of religion as a kind of human talk that can be differentiated from other human talk by its topical content and its rhetorical propensity.

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