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Steven Brooke, Dafne Accoroni, Olga Ulturgasheva, Anastasios Panagiotopoulos, Eugenia Roussou, Francesco Vacchiano, Jeffrey D. Howison, Susan Greenwood, Yvonne Daniel, Joana Bahia, Gloria Goodwin Raheja, Charles Lincoln Vaughan, Katrien Pype, and Linda van de Kamp

politics of race, gender, social class, and, crucially, ‘transnationalism’. The last is perhaps the most predominant, provocative, and clearly articulated theme of the book. In the skillful hands of Beliso-De Jesús, transnationalism does not merely reflect

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Mariske Westendorp, Bruno Reinhardt, Reinaldo L. Román, Jon Bialecki, Alexander Agadjanian, Karen Lauterbach, Juan Javier Rivera Andía, Kate Yanina DeConinck, Jack Hunter, Ioannis Kyriakakis, Magdalena Crăciun, Roger Canals, Cristina Rocha, Khyati Tripathi, Dafne Accoroni, and George Wu Bayuga

continuity around the core issues of race, Oneness theology, and gender norms. It stresses the protagonism of pastors’ wives despite an official church history that invisibilizes the work of ‘helpmeets’. I found especially interesting how the ambiguities of

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The Uncanniness of Missionary Others

A Discursive Analysis of a Century of Anthropological Writings on Missionary Ethnographers

Travis Warren Cooper

Christianity . New York : Bloomsbury . Allen , Jafari Sinclaire , and Ryan Cecil Jobson . 2016 . “ The Decolonizing Generation: (Race and) Theory in Anthropology since the Eighties .” Current Anthropology 57 ( 2 ): 129 – 148 . 10.1086/685502 Arens

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Amira Mittermaier, Susan Harding, and Michael Lambek

learn how it spoke to them (or not) … It was, for me, a particularly deep and moving exploration of class and ethnicity/race in the UK. Beautifully done without being pedantic. Also showing the intertwinement of how one is pulled to something that also

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Portrait

J. D. Y. Peel

Marloes Janson, Wale Adebanwi, David Pratten, Ruth Marshall, Stephan Palmié, Amanda Villepastour, and J. D. Y. Peel

Edited by Richard Fardon and Ramon Sarró

to spread itself as truly a ‘world religion,’ which means emancipating itself from race” (ibid.). John addresses the thorny issues of race and ethnicity more directly in his review of Hucks’s (2012) Yoruba Traditions and African American Religious

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Adjudicating Religious Intolerance

Afro-Brazilian Religions, Public Space, and the National Collective in Twenty-First-Century Brazil

Elina I. Hartikainen

://www.puc-rio.br/pibic/relatorio_resumo2008/relatorios/ccs/dir/yannick_yves_andrade_robert.pdf . Romo , Anadelia A. 2008 . Brazil's Living Museum: Race, Reform, and Tradition in Bahia . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press . Sansi , Roger . 2007 . Fetishes and

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Around Abby Day’s Believing in Belonging

Belief and Social Identity in the Modern World

Christopher R. Cotter, Grace Davie, James A. Beckford, Saliha Chattoo, Mia Lövheim, Manuel A. Vásquez, and Abby Day

an excellent job at understanding how class, gender, race, generation, and nationalism play key roles in articulating and reinforcing believing in belonging. However, the conditions of felicity for belief are not exhausted by relations among humans

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Jack Hunter, Annelin Eriksen, Jon Mitchell, Mattijs van de Port, Magnus Course, Nicolás Panotto, Ruth Barcan, David M. R. Orr, Girish Daswani, Piergiorgio Di Giminiani, Pirjo Kristiina Virtanen, Sofía Ugarte, Ryan J. Cook, Bettina E. Schmidt, and Mylene Mizrahi

tension between reason and Romanticism. The book’s critical apparatus, set out in the introduction, comes largely from sociology and religious studies and includes an interesting light-touch consideration of race and gender. Folk draws on an impressive