Folk Religion
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Abstract: This entry traces the history of the notion of folk religion from the nineteenth century through the beginning of the third millennium. It discusses the complexities of the terms “folk” and …

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Henk Driessen, “Folk Religion”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 20 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004249707_vsr_COM_00000312>
First published online: 2016



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