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Understanding Celtic Religion: Revisiting the Pagan Past - Ritari, Katja (Editor), and Bergholm, Alexandra (Editor)
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Although it has long been acknowledged that the early Irish literary corpus preserves both pre-Christian and Christian elements, the challenges involved in the understanding of these different strata have not been subjected to critical examination. This volume draws attention to the importance of reconsidering the relationship between religion and mythology, as well as the concept of 'Celtic religion' itself. When scholars are attempting to construct the so-called 'Celtic' belief system, what counts as 'religion'? Or, when ...

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Understanding Celtic Religion: Revisiting the Pagan Past 2016, University of Wales Press

ISBN-13: 9781783167920

Hardcover