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Handbook of Hyper-Real Religions (Brill Handbooks on Contemporary Religion #5)

Adam Possamai (Volume Editor)

Hardcover

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Description

'Hyper-real religions' are innovative religions and spirituality that mix elements of religious tradition with popular culture. Through various case studies, this book studies the on and off-line religious/spiritual consumption of these narratives through a social scientific approach.

Brill, 9789004218819, 456pp.

Publication Date: March 28, 2012



About the Author

Adam Possamai, Ph.D in Sociology, La Trobe University, is Associate Professor at the University of Western Sydney, and President of the International Sociological Association's Research Committee on the sociology of religon. He has published extensively in the sociology of religion, sociological theory and the study of popular culture.