The sacred canopy: elements of a sociological theory of religion

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Doubleday, 1969 - Religion and sociology - 229 pages
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Review: The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion

User Review  - Bob Nichols - Goodreads

The first two chapters of Berger's book summarize his sociological theory. Humans are social creatures and they need meaning. Humans create meaning structures that are the norms, beliefs and ... Read full review

Review: The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion

User Review  - Sagely - Goodreads

I first encountered Berger's The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion as I was doing research for an essay on the narrative construction of selfhood. I remember excitement when ... Read full review

Contents

Religion and WorldConstruction
3
Religion and WorldMaintenance
29
The Problem of Theodicy
53
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