Rémy Delage's scientific contributions

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Using as the example of the pilgrimage to Sabarimala (Kerala, South India), I propose here to explore the links existing between sources, research hypothesis and research theory in social sciences. The choice of research materials in the process of investigation, sources of knowledge about the studied object, is not mere random sampling; it is proc...

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... Use of theoretical frame of pilgrimage studies in a geographical perspective has attracted people even from religious studies, especially to emphasize Victor Turner's constructs, territorial context and emerging conflicts (cf. Delage, 2004Delage, , 2005Delage, , 2008; also Singh, R.P.B. 2006). The study of feminine divine and her association with different cults, traditions has proved the potential capacity of geographic skills in narrating the deeper spirits, as exemplified in the study of Chhinnamasta goddess at Rajarappa (Singh, R.S. 2008b). ...