Religious Proximity and Cultural Distance
An Introduction on the East/West Dichotomy
Keywords:East/West, Eastern Religions, Western Religions, Cultural Geography, Proximity, Human Geography, NAASR, Bulletin for the Study of Religion
Editor's introduction to this issue of the Bulletin for the Study of Religion. Explores the East/West dichotomy in religious studies, situating the discussion within the framework of cultural and human geography (specifically processes of proximity and distance). Also introduces a two pieces related to the Bulletin's affiliation with NAASR (an interview with the new president, Russell McCutcheon, and the NAASR Notes).
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