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The Resource A new science : the discovery of religion in the Age of Reason, Guy G. Stroumsa

A new science : the discovery of religion in the Age of Reason, Guy G. Stroumsa

Label
A new science : the discovery of religion in the Age of Reason
Title
A new science
Title remainder
the discovery of religion in the Age of Reason
Statement of responsibility
Guy G. Stroumsa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Guy Stroumsa offers an innovative and powerful argument that the comparative study of religion finds its origin in early modern Europe. --from publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stroumsa, Guy G
Dewey number
200.71
Index
index present
LC call number
BL41
LC item number
.S73 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion
  • Religions
  • Enlightenment
Label
A new science : the discovery of religion in the Age of Reason, Guy G. Stroumsa
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Introduction: The Study of Religion as Cultural Criticism -- I. Paradigm Shift : Exploring the World's Religions -- 1. A New World: Religions Unthinkable -- 2. A New Science: Explores of Religions -- II. Respublica Hebraeorum : Biblical Religion and European Culture -- 1. Antiquitates Judaicae: The Early Modern Study of Israelite Religion -- 2. Homeros Hebraios: Homer and the Bible at the Origins of European Culture -- III. From Biblical Philology to the Study of Judaism -- IV. Biblical Myth, Religious History, and Idolatry -- 1. Noah's Sons and the Religious Conquest of the Earth -- 2. Idolatry and Its Roots -- V. Iranian Religions and the Idea of Dualism -- 1. The Prophet of Iran and Zoroastrianism -- 2. The Birth of Manichaean Studies -- VI. From Mohammedis Imposturae to the Three Imposters : The Study of Islam and the Enlightenment -- VII. From China to Rome : The Discovery of Civil Religion -- 1. Chinese Atheism and the Querelle des Rites -- 2. Enlightenment Perceptions of Roman Religion -- Epilogue: From Ritual to Myth
Control code
ocn456169998
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 223 p.
Isbn
9780674048607
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009044453
System control number
(OCoLC)456169998
Label
A new science : the discovery of religion in the Age of Reason, Guy G. Stroumsa
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Introduction: The Study of Religion as Cultural Criticism -- I. Paradigm Shift : Exploring the World's Religions -- 1. A New World: Religions Unthinkable -- 2. A New Science: Explores of Religions -- II. Respublica Hebraeorum : Biblical Religion and European Culture -- 1. Antiquitates Judaicae: The Early Modern Study of Israelite Religion -- 2. Homeros Hebraios: Homer and the Bible at the Origins of European Culture -- III. From Biblical Philology to the Study of Judaism -- IV. Biblical Myth, Religious History, and Idolatry -- 1. Noah's Sons and the Religious Conquest of the Earth -- 2. Idolatry and Its Roots -- V. Iranian Religions and the Idea of Dualism -- 1. The Prophet of Iran and Zoroastrianism -- 2. The Birth of Manichaean Studies -- VI. From Mohammedis Imposturae to the Three Imposters : The Study of Islam and the Enlightenment -- VII. From China to Rome : The Discovery of Civil Religion -- 1. Chinese Atheism and the Querelle des Rites -- 2. Enlightenment Perceptions of Roman Religion -- Epilogue: From Ritual to Myth
Control code
ocn456169998
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 223 p.
Isbn
9780674048607
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009044453
System control number
(OCoLC)456169998

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