Divination: Perspectives for a New Millenium

Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Divination is any ritual and its associated tradition performed in order to ask a more-than-human intelligence for guidance. A universal human practice, it has received surprisingly little academic attention. This interdisciplinary collection by leading scholars in the field is dedicated to fascinating new insights into divination and oracles arising from recent work in anthropology, religious studies, history and classical studies.
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About the author

Patrick Curry holds an honorary research fellowship in the Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Wales at Lampeter. He taught an MA in Cultural Cosmology and Divination at the University of Kent, and is co-author , with Roy Willis, of Astrology, Science and Culture: Pulling Down the Moon (Oxford: Berg, 2004).
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Publisher
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
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Published on
Dec 31, 2010
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Pages
289
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ISBN
9781409405559
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Language
English
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Genres
Philosophy / Religious
Religion / Comparative Religion
Religion / Spirituality
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