Tag Archives: Religion

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Religion in Post-Soviet Tajikistan

A review of Religious Revival in Tajikistan: The Soviet Legacy Revisited, by Hélène Thibault. Whereas a range of studies on the everyday realities of Islam…

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Tibetan Libraries in Present-Day China

Religion, Politics, and Bookworms: Tibetan Libraries in China Today Picture this: it’s mid-morning in Beijing.  The fog parts to reveal the imposing concrete face of…

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Evangelical Christianity in Sri Lanka

A review of Evangelical Christianity in Sri Lanka: The Politics of Growth, by Orlando Woods Orlando Woods’s dissertation interprets the politics of evangelical Christian growth…

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Reading Groups & Religious Identities

A review of The Meaning of Religion: Book Groups and the Social Inflection of Reading, by Emily Katherine Ronald. Emily Ronald’s dissertation explores how religious…