The book explores the links between mythic and rituals, arguing that the connectedness with ritual endows a story with a mythic essence. Detailed discussions of various rituals exemplify the major theoretical discourse. The book is of interest to scholars in the areas of religious studies, the anthropology of religion, and Halakhah (law and ritual).Every manual affirms that success is guaranteed, only by following the written text in the right manner and order. Technical manuals specify that certain things must be done, at this or that time, in this or that order, etc., for a machine to workanbsp;...
|Title||:||Rituals and Ritual Theory in Ancient Israel|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2003-01|