Contesting Labels and the Study of Religion

Kirsch, Anja (2017). Contesting Labels and the Study of Religion (In Press). In: McCutcheon, Russell T. (ed.) Fabricating Identities. Working with Culture on the Edge. Sheffield, England: Equinox Sheffield

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As part of the Working With Culture on the Edge series, this volume pairs early career scholars with members of Culture on the Edge, to explore how social actors identify themselves through their practices and associations. The book is arranged in a series of articles and commentaries that all press the model of seeing what we usually call identity as the result of a series of identifications—actions and circumstances that enable us to understand ourselves as related to others in specific ways. Changing relations result in changing senses of identity. With an introduction and substantive theoretical afterword, the book’s brief main chapters make it an ideal conversation-started in classes or primer for those wishing to rethink how we normally talk about identity.

Item Type:

Book Section (Book Chapter)

Division/Institute:

06 Faculty of Humanities > Department of Art and Cultural Studies > Institute for the Science of Religion

UniBE Contributor:

Kirsch, Anja

Subjects:

200 Religion

ISBN:

9781781794975

Series:

Working with Culture on the Edge

Publisher:

Equinox Sheffield

Language:

English

Submitter:

Juliette Marie Hélène Mathier

Date Deposited:

03 Aug 2017 11:07

Last Modified:

03 Aug 2017 11:07

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/97158

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