The sacred canopy: elements of a sociological theory of religion

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Anchor Books, 1967 - Social Science - 230 pages
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This important contribution to the sociology of religion provides an analysis that clarifies the often ironic interaction between religion and society.  Berger is noted for his concise and lucid style.

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This book takes a look at religion from a sociological perspective. It's got some interesting insights. I like the idea of how we're shaped by our society while at the same time we shape it. It leads ... Read full review

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Anchor Catalog | The Sacred Canopy by Peter L. Berger
The Sacred Canopy Peter L. Berger Social Science - Sociology Anchor Trade Paperback
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JSTOR: The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of ...
The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion. Richard D. Knudten. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, Vol. 7, No. 2, 292-294. ...
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Church and Pop C, The Sacred Canopy
Ethics 111 - 3 Credit Hours. © 1994, Jefferis Kent Peterson. Book Review. Instructor:. The Rev. Jefferis Kent Peterson. The Scholar's Corner ...
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GREENS UNDER THE SACRED CANOPY (AND IN THE WHITE HOUSE?) by Tom ...
GREENS UNDER THE SACRED CANOPY (AND IN THE WHITE HOUSE?) by. Tom Baugh. Sociologist Peter Berger[1] contends that religion is a socially constructed ...
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Peter Berger's The Sacred Canopy: An Analysis
Peter Berger's The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion is, just as it purports to be, a theoretical work. Berger is not attempting ...
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Review of the first half of "The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion" by Peter Berger. Written in 2004; 1072 words; 1 source; APA; ...
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The Sacred Canopy (work by Berger) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
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Rel 198 Fall 2001
THE SACRED CANOPY, Peter Berger, Anchor Press, 1969 and 1990. A sketch of the first five chapters (of seven), by Michael H. Barnes, 1996. ...
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Another Day - Another Destiny: 'The Sacred Canopy' - Peter L. Berger
I just feel soooo tired right now! I've been working on this project for Uni like forever now, and I never manage to finish it!! We were supposed to - apart ...
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SHELTERING UNDER THE SACRED CANOPY Peter Berger and Xunzi
in The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion. (1967). Since a comparative project of this type, involving thinkers distant ...
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About the author (1967)

Peter L. Berger is senior research fellow and founder of Boston Universitys Institute on Culture, Religion, and World Affairs. His many previous books include In Praise of Doubt with Anton Zijderveld.

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