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Author: Bryan R. Wilson
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: contemporary, survival, charisma, origins, savages, primitive, noble
Number of Pages: 152
Published: 1975
ISBN-10: 0520028155
ISBN-13: 9780520028159
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Author: Thomas J. Csordas
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: religious, movement, life, ritual, charisma, creativity, language
Number of Pages: 346
Published: 1997
ISBN-10: 0520204697
ISBN-13: 9780520204690

Thomas Csordas's eloquent analysis of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal, part of the contemporary cultural and media phenomenon known as conservative Christianity, embraces one of the primary tasks of anthropology: to stimulate critical reflection by making the exotic seem familiar and the familiar appear strange. This story, unlike an ethnography of a little-known tribal society, is about people who are quite like everybody else but at the same time inhabit a substantially different phenomenological world.Csordas has observed and studied Charismatic groups throughout the United States. He begi
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Author: machineproject.com
Publisher: eBookDB.org
Keywords: lacma, guide, field, project, machine
Number of Pages: 196
Published: 1969-12-31
eBookDB-ID: EBDB0A0976

We’ve been hard at work on a catalog for the show we did at LACMA last year, and it’s finally done! With full-color spreads devoted to the more than 60 projects presented that day, it’s like having an entire year’s worth of delightful Machine Project activities stuffed into a weighty, yet compact and attractive book. Guaranteed +3 on your charisma score!And for those of you who hate books, now’s your chance to hasten their demise. Download the entire book as a free PDF! (If you feel guilty about how awesome this is, you can go ahead and give us money.)What are peo
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