By Matthew Engelke
Situating the Masowe case inside a extensive comparative framework, Engelke indicates how their rejection of textual authority poses an issue of presence—which is to claim, how the spiritual topic defines, and claims to build, a courting with the non secular international in the course of the semiotic potentials of language, activities, and items. Written in a full of life and available sort, an issue of Presence makes vital contributions to the anthropology of Christianity, the historical past of religions in Africa, semiotics, and fabric tradition studies.
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