Being Viking - Heathenism in Contemporary America - Jefferson F. Calico

Being Viking - Heathenism in Contemporary America - Jefferson F. Calico

Introduction

Being Viking - Heathenism in Contemporary America - Jefferson F. Calico

Jefferson F. Calico [+-]
Eastern Kentucky University
Jefferson F. Calico is an instructor in the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Eastern Kentucky University where he teaches a variety of courses in Religious Studies. He currently serves as co-chair of the Religion and Ecology consultation for the Southeastern Commission on the Study of Religion. His research focuses on alternative religions in America.

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What is this book about? The introduction explains the parameters and goals of the research as a comprehensive ethnographic account of the Heathen movement in America. The chapter looks at important factors shaping the movement: numerical growth, class, and religious reconstruction.

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Calico, Jefferson. Introduction. Being Viking - Heathenism in Contemporary America. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 1-49 Oct 2018. ISBN 9781781792230. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=35947. Date accessed: 13 Jul 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.35947. Oct 2018

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