“Why Are You Mixing what Cannot be Mixed?” Shared Devotions in the Monotheisms

  title={“Why Are You Mixing what Cannot be Mixed?” Shared Devotions in the Monotheisms},
  author={D. Albera},
  journal={History and Anthropology},
  pages={37 - 59}
  • D. Albera
  • Published 2008
  • History
  • History and Anthropology
  • This paper focuses on the religious mixture in Mediterranean history. Here people of different religions have long lived intermingled. More generally, as it is widely known since at least Braudel’s major work, the history of this region has been characterized by a long‐term proliferation of traffic, contacts, and borrowings. To what extent has this close interaction also influenced religious behaviour? By examining several occurrences of religious mixture in this region, the paper will show… CONTINUE READING
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