Religion in Britain Since 1945: Believing Without Belonging / Edition 1

Religion in Britain Since 1945: Believing Without Belonging / Edition 1

by Grace Davie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631184449

ISBN-13: 9780631184447

Pub. Date: 12/13/1994

Publisher: Wiley

This important book describes as accurately as possible the religious situation of Great Britain at the end of the twentieth century, and evaluates this evidence within a sociological framework.

Overview

This important book describes as accurately as possible the religious situation of Great Britain at the end of the twentieth century, and evaluates this evidence within a sociological framework.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631184447
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/13/1994
Series:
Making Contemporary Britain Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.54(w) x 8.45(h) x 0.65(d)

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Table of Contents

Frontispiece: Ordinary God, : Donald Davie.

Foreword: Professor David Martin.

1. Introduction.

2. A Rapidly Changing Context.

3. The Sacred and the Secular: Religious Generations in Post-war Britain.

4. Religious Constituencies.

5. The Ordinary Gods of British Society.

6. Believing without Belonging: Variations on a Theme.

7. Handing on the Tradition: The Significance of Age and Gender.

8. Church and State: A Framework for Discussion.

9. Religious Professionals: Lay and Ordained.

10. Religion and Modernity: A Theoretical Postscript.

Bibliography and References.

Index.

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