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Abstract: Clothing often plays a fundamental role in the practice of religion around the world. Specific apparel commonly serves as a religious marker, visually separating believers from non-believers…

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Robert I. Lublin, “Clothing”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 24 March 2018 <>
First published online: 2016

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