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Santal: Religious Modernization Seen As Universalization
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In the anthropological study of tribes, it has been common to see tribal movements as well as so-called conversion to nontribal religions as cases of loss of the original culture, and not as i…

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Andersen, Peter B., “Santal: Religious Modernization Seen As Universalization”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Religions of the Indigenous People of South Asia Online, Edited by: Marine Carrin (Editor-in-Chief), University of Toulouse Jean Jaurès, Michel Boivin, Centre for South Asian Studies (CNRS-EHESS), Gérard Toffin, Centre d’Études Himalayennes, Paul Hockings, University of Illinois at Chicago, Raphaël Rousseleau, Université de Lausanne, Tanka Subba, North-Eastern Hill University, Harald Lambs-Tyche, University of de Picardie-Jules Verne. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2665-9093_BERO_COM_031967>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20180926



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