For junior/senior-level courses in Religion and Society in departments of Sociology and Religious Studies.
Using an unbiased, balanced approach, the 8th edition of this text puts religion in its social context by discussing the impact of society on religion and helps students understand the role and function of religion in society that occur regardless of anyone's claims about the truth or falsity of religious systems.
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Book Description Routledge, 2015. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: PART I INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGION Chapter 1: The Sociological Perspective The Task of Sociology Central Sociological Assumptions The Sociology of Religion Defining Religion The Characteristics of Religion A Working Definition of Religion The Definition Applied to "Magic" Final Reflection on the Definition of Religion A Concluding Historical Note: The Development of the Sociology of Religion Notes Chapter 2: The Sources of Religion Revelation As Origin The "Natural-Knowledge-Of-God" Explanation Anthropological Explanations Psychological Explanations Sociological Views Rational Choice Theory Conclusion Notes PART II THE SOCIAL ORGANIZATION OF RELIGION Chapter 3: Religion As A Group Phenomenon Religion and the Characteristics of a Group Religion and the Five Functional Prerequisites of Group Life The Effects of Increasing Group Size The Bureaucratization of Religion Religious Leadership Notes Chapter 4: The Church-Sect Continuum of Religious Organization The Sect The Church The Denomination The Formation of Sects The Impact of. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0131884077
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Book Description Taylor Francis Inc, United States, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 8th Revised edition. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.For junior/senior-level courses in Religion and Society in departments of Sociology and Religious Studies. Using an unbiased, balanced approach, the 8th edition of this text puts religion in its social context by discussing the impact of society on religion and helps students understand the role and function of religion in society that occur regardless of anyone s claims about the truth or falsity of religious systems. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9780131884076