Meaning And Moral Order / Edition 1

Meaning And Moral Order / Edition 1

by Robert Wuthnow
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520066219

ISBN-13: 9780520066212

Pub. Date: 01/01/1987

Publisher: University of California Press


Meaning and Moral Order goes beyond classical, neoclassical, and poststructural theories of culture in its attempt to move away from problems of meaning to a more objective concept of culture. Innovative, controversial, challenging, it will compel scholars to rethink many of the assumptions on which the study of ideology, ritual, religion, science, and…  See more details below

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Meaning and Moral Order goes beyond classical, neoclassical, and poststructural theories of culture in its attempt to move away from problems of meaning to a more objective concept of culture. Innovative, controversial, challenging, it will compel scholars to rethink many of the assumptions on which the study of ideology, ritual, religion, science, and culture have been based.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520066212
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/01/1987
Pages:
452
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.01(d)

Table of Contents


List of Tables
Preface

1. A Puzzle: The Question of Religious Vitality
2. Contemporary Spirituality: Seeking the Sacred in an Era of Uncertainty
3. A Blending of Cultures: The Arts and Spirituality
4. Personal Spirituality: Art and the Practice of Spiritual Discipline
5. The Joy of Worship: Expression and Tradition in Congregational Life
6. Redeeming the Imagination: The Arts and Spiritual Virtue
7. The Morality Problem: Why Churches and Artists Disagree
8. The Artist in Everyone: Faithful Living in a Spiritual Democracy

Appendix: Methodology
Notes
Index

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