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Sacred claims
Greg Johnson

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Sacred claims
repatriation and living tradition
Greg Johnson.

Published 2007 by University of Virginia Press in Charlottesville .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Sacred claims and religious acts
Subjects, stories, and strategies
Islands of practice, discourses of permanence
Writing the law, speaking the sacred
Tense negotiations : cultural affiliation and the limits of identity
Ancestors before us : manifestations and metaphors of tradition in a Hawaiian dispute
Religious voices and social borders
Dead reckoning and living tradition : sources of power and authority in the divided present
Repatriation, tradition, and the study of religion.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Studies in religion and culture


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
DU624.65 .J65 2007

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
9780813926612, 9780813926629
LC Control Number
Library Thing
1514381 2824702

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