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The Future of Religion: Secularization, Revival, and Cult Formation

Rodney Stark, William Sims Bainbridge - Cults - 1985 - 571 pages
Religion is alive and well in the modern world, and the social-scientific study of religion is undergoing a renaissance. For much of this century, respected social theorists ...
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American Piety: The Nature of Religious Commitment

Rodney Stark, Charles Y. Glock - Religion - 1970 - 246 pages
How religious are Americans these days? How many still believe in God, in Biblical miracles, in heaven and hell? Do people pray? How much money is being given to churches, by ...
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Student ShowCase: introducing sociology through the computer

Rodney Stark - Mathematics - 1991 - 135 pages
Program and data on disk allow students to explore real sociological issues using statistical analysis programs found in MacroCase and MicroCase. Data sets come from the ...
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God's Battalions: The Case for the Crusades

Rodney Stark - Religion - 2009 - 288 pages
In God's Battalions, award-winning author Rodney Stark takes on the long-held view that the Crusades were the first round of European colonialism, conducted for land, loot, and ...
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Discovering God: The Origins of the Great Religions and the Evolution of Belief

Rodney Stark - Religion - 2007 - 496 pages
Discovering God is a monumental history of the origins of the great religions from the Stone Age to the Modern Age. Sociologist Rodney Stark surveys the birth and growth of ...
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Cities of God: The Real Story of How Christianity Became an Urban Movement ...

Rodney Stark - Religion - 2006 - 280 pages
Draws on new scholarship and statistical information to challenge popular beliefs about early Christianity, addressing such topics as the purpose of Gnosticism, Paul's efforts ...
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The Price of Freedom Denied: Religious Persecution and Conflict in the ...

Brian J. Grim, Roger Finke - Social Science - 2010
The Price of Freedom Denied shows that, contrary to popular opinion, ensuring religious freedom for all reduces violent religious persecution and conflict. Others have ...
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Places of Faith: A Road Trip Across America's Religious Landscape

Christopher P. Scheitle, Roger Finke - Religion - 2012 - 254 pages
Places of Faith will offer an introduction to America's astounding religious diversity by taking readers on a cross-country religious road trip. Christopher Scheitle and Roger ...
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