Invitation To The Sociology Of Religion / Edition 1

Invitation To The Sociology Of Religion / Edition 1

by Phil Zuckerman, Zuckerman Phil
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415941261

ISBN-13: 9780415941266

Pub. Date: 08/21/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book intends to serve as a conversational, colorful, engaging, and provocative introduction to the sociology of religion for undergraduates. Written in lively prose, this volume aims to introduce students to the major themes, problems and goals of the sociological study of religion while also summoning the sense of wonder and curiosity for the enterprise

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This book intends to serve as a conversational, colorful, engaging, and provocative introduction to the sociology of religion for undergraduates. Written in lively prose, this volume aims to introduce students to the major themes, problems and goals of the sociological study of religion while also summoning the sense of wonder and curiosity for the enterprise itself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415941266
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/21/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
166
Sales rank:
1,295,410
Product dimensions:
0.36(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
Ch. 1Sociology and Religion17
Ch. 2Time and Place35
Ch. 3Religion Is Socially Learned47
Ch. 4Religion or Cult?61
Ch. 5Social Life Affecting Religion75
Ch. 6Religion Affecting Social Life95
Conclusion: The Matter of Belief115
Bibliography131
Index151

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