By Nicola Laneri
The goal of this number of papers is to try to bridge those dimensions through breaking down current limitations with a view to shape a extra complete imaginative and prescient of faith between old close to japanese societies. This technique calls for greater attention accept to these parts (either man made -- structures, gadgets, texts, and so on. -- or ordinary -- landscapes, animals, timber, etc.) which are created via a materialization of non secular ideals and practices enacted through individuals of groups. those matters are addressed in a chain of particular case-studies protecting a vast chronological framework that from the Pre-pottery Neolithic to the Iron Age. (Cover representation © German Archaeological Institute, picture N. Becker)
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Defining the Sacred: Approaches to the Archaeology of Religion in the Near East by Nicola Laneri