Old Norse Religion in Long-Term Perspectives PDF ePub eBook

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Old Norse Religion in Long-Term Perspectives free pdf Consists of over 70 papers written by scholars concerned with pre-Christian Norse religion. The articles represent subjects such as archaeology, art history, historical archaeology, history, history of ideas, theological history, literature, onomastics, Scandinavian languages, and Scandinavian studies. This characteristic reflects the interdisciplinary aim of the conference and also the book. The idea was to bring together text-based and material-based researchers to improve scholarly exchange and dialogue. The variety on the contributions elucidate topics as worldview and cosmology, ritual and religious practice, myth and memory as well as reception and present-day use of old Norse religion.

About Anders Andren

Kristina Jennbert is a researcher and Professor of Archaeology in the Department of Archaeology and Ancient History at Lund University, Sweden. She lectures in archaeology and specialises in the Neolithic period, Bronze and Iron Ages, and archaeology of religion. She has previously written a number of articles and edited books for an international audience, predominantly on subjects of archaeology in combination with Old Norse religion. Catharina Raudvere is a professor of the History of Religions, at the University of Copenhagen

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Author : Anders Andren
Publisher : Nordic Academic Press
Data Published : 20 July 2006
ISBN : 918911681X
EAN : 9789189116818
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 416 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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