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              Flows of Faith: Religious Reach and Community in Asia and the Pacific
                

              Flows of Faith: Religious Reach and Community in Asia and the Pacific (Hardback, 2012 ed.)

              Edited by Manderson, Lenore; Smith, Wendy; Tomlinson, Matt

              • RRP: $394.50
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              This book examines religion as a key driver of cultural flows. It illustrates that religion and religious organization is a political and cultural force in a contemporary globalized world.

              ISBN 9789400729315
              Released NZ 18 Feb 2012
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Social Formations of Wonder: Anthropology and Awe
               

              Social Formations of Wonder: Anthropology and Awe (Hardback)

              Edited by Timmer, Jaap; Tomlinson, Matt

              • RRP: $282.00
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              Jaap Timmer is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Anthropology at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. His current interest is in the anthropology of the state, theocracies, and lost tribes in the Asia-Pacific region. Matt Tomlinson is Associate Professor of Anthropology at... the College of Asia and the Pacific, the Australian National University. He is the author of In God's Image: The Metaculture of Fijian Christianity (2009) and Ritual Textuality: Pattern and Motion in Performance (2014).
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              ISBN 9781138393844
              Released NZ 27 Dec 2018
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Monologic Imagination
               

              The Monologic Imagination (Paperback)

              Edited by Tomlinson, Matt; Millie, Julian

              • RRP: $67.99
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              The pioneering work of Bakhtin has led scholars to see all discourse as dialogical. Contributors to this volume argue that something is overlooked with this focus. Many speakers, especially in political and religious contexts, craft monologues-single-voiced statements to which th...e only expected response is agreement or faithful replication.
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              ISBN 9780190652814
              Released NZ 17 May 2017
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Oxf Studies in Anthropology of Language
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              The Limits of Meaning: Case Studies in the Anthropology of Christianity
                

              The Limits of Meaning: Case Studies in the Anthropology of Christianity (Hardback)

              Edited by Engelke, Matthew; Tomlinson, Matt

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              Too often, anthropological accounts of ritual leave readers with the impression that rituals are meaningful events. But what happens when rituals fail? Drawing on research in the anthropology of Christianity from around the globe, this book suggests that in order to analyze meani...ng productively, we need to consider its limits.
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              ISBN 9781845451707
              Released NZ 14 Sep 2006
              Publisher Berghahn Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Limits of Meaning: Case Studies in the Anthropology of Christianity
                

              The Limits of Meaning: Case Studies in the Anthropology of Christianity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Engelke, Matthew; Tomlinson, Matt

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              Drawing on research in the anthropology of Christianity from around the globe, this volume suggests that in order to analyze meaning productively, we need to consider its limits.

              ISBN 9781845455071
              Released NZ 8 Nov 2007
              Publisher Berghahn Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Ritual Textuality: Pattern and Motion in Performance
                

              Ritual Textuality: Pattern and Motion in Performance (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Tomlinson, Matt

              • RRP: $65.99
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              How do rituals achieve their effects? Matt Tomlinson approaches this classic question from a new angle, arguing that participants condition their own expectations of ritual success by interactively creating distinct textual patterns. He presents vivid examples from Fiji, ranging ...from a Pentecostal crusade to missionary reports of happy deaths.
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              ISBN 9780199341146
              Released NZ 24 Apr 2014
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Series Oxford Ritual Studies
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              In God's Image: The Metaculture of Fijian Christianity
                

              In God's Image: The Metaculture of Fijian Christianity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Tomlinson, Matt

              • RRP: $74.00
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              Most indigenous Fijians are Christians, and the Methodist Church is the foundation of their social and political lives. Looking at the interaction between the church and the traditional chiefly system, this title finds that this belief about the superiority of the past provokes g...reat anxiety.
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              ISBN 9780520257788
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2009
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Anthropology of Christianity
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              God Is Samoan: Dialogues between Culture and Theology in the Pacific
               

              God Is Samoan: Dialogues between Culture and Theology in the Pacific (Hardback)

              By Tomlinson, Matt; Series edited by Kabutaulaka, Tarcisius

              • RRP: $141.99
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              Christian theologians in the Pacific Islands see culture as the grounds on which one understands God. In this groundbreaking book, Matt Tomlinson engages in an anthropological conversation with the work of contextual theologians, exploring how the combination of Pacific Islands' ...culture and Christianity shapes theological dialogues.
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              ISBN 9780824880972
              Released NZ 30 May 2020
              Publisher University of Hawai'i Press
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              Series Pacific Islands Monographs Series
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              Flows of Faith: Religious Reach and Community in Asia and the Pacific
                

              Flows of Faith: Religious Reach and Community in Asia and the Pacific (Paperback, 2012 ed.)

              Edited by Manderson, Lenore; Smith, Wendy; Tomlinson, Matt

              • RRP: $493.50
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              This book examines religion as a key driver of cultural flows. It illustrates that religion and religious organization is a political and cultural force in a contemporary globalized world.

              ISBN 9789400794290
              Released NZ 16 Apr 2014
              Publisher Springer
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