Download e-book for kindle: Ritual, Media, and Conflict (Oxford Ritual Studies) by Ronald L. Grimes,Ute Husken,Udo Simon,Eric Venbrux

By Ronald L. Grimes,Ute Husken,Udo Simon,Eric Venbrux

ISBN-10: 0199735239

ISBN-13: 9780199735235

ISBN-10: 0199735549

ISBN-13: 9780199735549

Rituals can galvanize or enhance clash, yet they could additionally mediate it and even though clash is a typical element of human lifestyles, mass media applied sciences are altering the dynamics of clash and shaping recommendations for deploying rituals. This number of essays emerged from a two-year undertaking in line with collaboration among the college of spiritual experiences at Radboud collage Nijmegen within the Netherlands and the Ritual Dynamics Collaborative study heart on the collage of Heidelberg in Germany. An interdisciplinary workforce of twenty-four students locates, describes, and explores instances within which media-driven rituals or ritually saturated media instigate, disseminate, or increase clash. each one multi-authored bankruptcy is equipped round worldwide and native examples of ritualized, mediatized clash. The book's significant query is: "When ritual and media have interaction (either by way of the mediatizing of formality or through the ritualizing of media), how do the styles of clash change?"

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