By Kathryn Rountree
This quantity explores how Pagans negotiate neighborhood and international tensions as they craft their identities, either as participants of neighborhood groups and as cosmopolitan “citizens of the world.” in accordance with leading edge overseas case experiences from Pagan groups within the usa, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, Israel, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and Malta, it considers how sleek Pagans negotiate tensions among the actual and common, nationalism and cosmopolitanism, ethnicity, and international citizenship. The burgeoning of recent Paganisms in contemporary a long time has proceeded along transforming into globalization and human mobility, ubiquitous net use, a mounting environmental quandary, the re-valuing of indigenous religions, and new political configurations. Cosmopolitanism and nationalism have either prompted the weaving of distinct neighborhood Paganisms in different contexts. Pagans articulate a powerful attachment to neighborhood or indigenous traditions and landscapes, developing paths that mirror neighborhood socio-cultural, political, and historic realities. despite the fact that, they draw on the web and the worldwide movement of individuals and common rules. This assortment considers how they confound those binaries in interesting, complicated methods as participants of neighborhood groups and international networks.
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