The Blackwell Companion to Sociology of Religion

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Richard K. Fenn
John Wiley & Sons, Jun 9, 2008 - Social Science - 512 pages
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The Blackwell Companion to Sociology of Religion is presented in three comprehensive parts. Written by a range of outstanding academics, the volume explores the current status of the sociology of religion, and how it might look in future.

  • Explores the current status of the sociology of religion, and how it might look at the beginning of the next millennium.
  • Traces the boundaries between sociology and other closely related disciplines, such as theology and social anthropology.
  • Edited by one of the best known and most widely respected sociologists of religion
  • Accessibly presented in three comprehensive parts.
 

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Contents

Part I Classical and Contemporary Theory Recycling Continuity Progress or New Departures?
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Part II Contemporary Trends in the Relation of Religion to Society
195
Part III The Sociology of Religion and Related Areas of Inquiry
361

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Richard K. Fenn is Maxwell M. Upson Professor of Christianity and Society at Princeton Theological Seminary, and is one of the most senior and influential practitioners of his discipline currently at work. He is the author of numerous critically acclaimed books.

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