Religious Symbols and their Functions based on papers read at the Symposium on religious symbols and their functions held at Abo on the 28th–30th of August 1978.

By: Biezais, Haralds. Edited By

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178pp. some illus. Notes, table of contents. Text in German and mostly English Intro by Biezais. prev. own on t.p. Crease to lower front cnr. else a very good, clean tight, unmarked copy. HARALDS BIEZAIS Die Hauptprobleme der religiösen Symbolik VII RAGNAR HOLTE Gottessymbol and soziale Struktur TRYGGVE ME TTINGERThe veto on images and the aniconic God in Ancient Israel JAN HJÄRPE The symbol of the centre and its religious function in Islam LENNART RYDÉN The role of the icon in Byzantine piety JAN BERGMAN Nut - Himmelsgottin Baumgottin Lebensgeberin AKE HULTKRANTZ The traditional symbolism of the Sun Dance Lodge among the Wind River Shoshoni CARL HALLENCREUTZ "Christ is the Mountain" HELMER RINGGREN The symbolism of Mesopotamian cult images ANDERS HULTGARD Man as symbol of God SVEN LINNÉR Literary symbols and religious belief RALF NORRMAN On the semiotic function of cucurbits ASKO PARPOLA On the symbol concept of the Vedic ritualists JUHA PENTIKÄINEN The symbolism of liminality SVEIN BJERKE Symbolism and magical acts

Title: Religious Symbols and their Functions based on papers read at the Symposium on religious symbols and their functions held at Abo on the 28th–30th of August 1978.

Author Name: Biezais, Haralds. Edited By

Categories: Ticiba (Religion / Beliefs), Pardomas/Esejas (Reflections/Essays), General (English Language et.al.),

Publisher: Stockholm, Almqvist & Wiksell International: 1979

Binding: Paper Cover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 004451

Keywords: Religion Symbolism Essays