Religion And Retributive Logic

Author: Carole M. Cusack
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004178805
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In this volume his collegues and students critique and expand upon the world of this outstanding academic.


Author: G. W. Trompf
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521416917
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The book explores the reasons why people 'pay back' and opens up a whole dimension in the cross-cultural study of human consciousness.

Religion Media And Social Change

Author: Kennet Granholm
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131780418X
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She now researches contemporary religious trends (pilgrimage and tourism,
modern pagan religions, New Religious Movements and religion and popular
culture). Her books include Invented Religions: Imagination, Fiction and Faith (
Ashgate, 2010) and The Sacred Tree: Ancient and Medieval Manifestations (
Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2011). She has published widely in edited
volumes and journals and is the editor (with Christopher Hartney) of Religion and
Retributive Logic: ...

Evil And The Retributive Hypothesis

Author: G. C. Nayak
Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publishe
ISBN: 9788120810976
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The book devotes itself mainly to critical examination of a system of belief, viz., the theistic belief.

Teaching Mysticism

Author: William B. Parsons
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190208635
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In Religion and Retributive Logic, edited by Carole M. Cusack and Christopher
Hartney, 291–312. Leiden: Brill. . 2010b. “The Platonic Frenzies in Ficino.” In
Myths, Martyrs and Modernity, edited by Jitse Dijkstra, Justin Kroesen, and Yme
Kuiper, 553–567. Leiden: Brill. . 2010c. “WillErich Peuckert and the Light of
Nature.” In Esotericism, Religion, and Nature, edited by Arthur Versluis, Claire
Fanger, Lee Irwin, and Melinda Phillips, 281–305. Michigan: North American
Academic Press.

In Search Of Origins

Author: Garry Trompf
Publisher: Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd
ISBN: 9781932705515
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The Beginnings of Religion in Western Theory and Archaeological Practice Garry
Trompf. of social significance has to be accounted for ... So widespread is 'the
logic of retribution', as I have called it elsewhere125 (including the elan vital of
striking back, whether as a small raiding party or a whole range of plumed
warriors), that it might well, as Nietzsche so remarkably intuited, constitute the
most crucial foundation of human thought itself. The drawing of causal
connections is already ...

Religions Of Melanesia

Author: G. W Trompf
ISBN: 9780313287541
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concerning religious change (cf. 1255). After an overview, Trompf discusses
notions of the afterlife (a chapter deriving from his essay in N. Habel's collection,
0103, 0160); the logic of retribution (a foretaste of the next entry); and then the
issues of magic, sorcery, healing, and altered states (with R. Dembari, cf. 1483).
The second part has a general introduction to missionization; a case study on the
Catholic Missions (with T. Aerts, see 0245); an analytical essay on cargo cultism;


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Malinowskis friihe Schriften zeigen mithin nur, wie sehr die Ethnologie schon
immer von solchen fruchtbaren Wechselwirkungen profitiert hat. Karl-Heinz Kohl
Trompf, Garry W.: Payback. The Logic of Retribution in Melanesian Religions.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. 545 pp. ISBN 0-521-41691-4.
Price: £ 37.50 Students of Melanesian societies have long been fascinated with
the notion of reciprocity that pervades sociocultural organizations throughout the

Early Christian Historiography

Author: G. W. Trompf
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113496420X
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First Published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.

Instead Of Atonement

Author: Ted Grimsrud
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 1621895793
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The murder of Jesus exposes the consequences of making the Powers into idols.
It reveals the logic of retribution as opposed to God. Such a revelation frees those
with eyes to see from trust in cultural boundary markers, religious institutions, and
governmental structures. Such freedom allows people to recognize and
appropriate God's mercy as indeed the central lifeenhancing force in the universe
. The story of Jesus's death also highlights how he models authentic faith in the
true ...