Coverart for item
The Resource Image and pilgrimage in Christian culture : anthropological perspectives, Victor Turner and Edith Turner

Image and pilgrimage in Christian culture : anthropological perspectives, Victor Turner and Edith Turner

Label
Image and pilgrimage in Christian culture : anthropological perspectives
Title
Image and pilgrimage in Christian culture
Title remainder
anthropological perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Victor Turner and Edith Turner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1978 and hailed as ""an important foreshadowing of issues that have become prominent in more recent anthropology, "" this classic work examines the theological doctrines, popular notions, and corresponding symbols and images promoting and sustaining Christian pilgrimage. The text examines two major aspects of pilgrimage practice: the significance of context, or the theological conditions that give rise to pilgrimage and the folk traditions that enable worshippers to absorb the meaning of the event; and the images and symbols that embody the experience of pilgrimage and t
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-1983
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Victor W.
Dewey number
263/.041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BX2323
LC item number
.T87 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Turner, Edith L. B.
Series statement
Lectures on the history of religions
Series volume
new ser., no. 11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
Label
Image and pilgrimage in Christian culture : anthropological perspectives, Victor Turner and Edith Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-271) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : pilgrimage as a liminoid phenomenon -- Mexican pilgrimages : myth and history -- St. Patrick's purgatory : religion and nationalism in an archaic pilgrimage -- Iconophily and iconoclasm in Marian pilgrimage -- Locality and universality in medieval pilgrimages -- Apparitions, messages, and miracles : postindustrial Marian pilgrimage -- Appendix A: Notes on processual symbolic analysis -- Appendix B: Chronology of Lough Derg pilgrimage
Control code
873207181
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231527828
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
99957519861
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgtdhj
  • d68fc277-3d03-4999-bf8b-1722cc4d6df9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)873207181
Label
Image and pilgrimage in Christian culture : anthropological perspectives, Victor Turner and Edith Turner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-271) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : pilgrimage as a liminoid phenomenon -- Mexican pilgrimages : myth and history -- St. Patrick's purgatory : religion and nationalism in an archaic pilgrimage -- Iconophily and iconoclasm in Marian pilgrimage -- Locality and universality in medieval pilgrimages -- Apparitions, messages, and miracles : postindustrial Marian pilgrimage -- Appendix A: Notes on processual symbolic analysis -- Appendix B: Chronology of Lough Derg pilgrimage
Control code
873207181
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231527828
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
99957519861
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgtdhj
  • d68fc277-3d03-4999-bf8b-1722cc4d6df9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)873207181

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...