On the State and Prospects of the Study of Zoroastrianism

@inproceedings{Stausberg2008OnTS,
  title={On the State and Prospects of the Study of Zoroastrianism},
  author={Michael Stausberg},
  year={2008}
}
  • Michael Stausberg
  • Published 2008
  • Sociology
  • The academic study of Zoroastrianism goes back to the seventeenth century. It was a classic topic in the History of Religions as an academic discipline throughout its formative period. Zoroastrianism has become less visible on the field of the History of Religions since the 1970s. This, however, does not mean that there was no progress in Zoroastrian Studies since that time. Quite to the contrary, despite the customary tendency to paint a gloomy picture of the progress of Zoroastrian Studies… CONTINUE READING

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