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I. The Institution: Definition and Function – II. History – III. Religion in the Museum: A Typological Survey – IV. Religions in the Museum: Forms of Reception and Areas of Conflict

I. The Institution: Definition and Function

Museums are complex institutions of Europe's modern secular civil society, especially, since the 18th century,…

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Mohr, Hubert, “Museum”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 29 March 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_14611>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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