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Sociology of Religion

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  • The Future of Religionby Michael R. Ott

    BRILL 2007; US$ 144.00

    In the socio-historical context of the highly secular, neo-liberal/neo-conservative globalization movement, the question of the social meaning and relevancy of religion has entered directly into the contemporary discourse on the future of humanity. This book contains the work of international scholars who address this issue. more...

  • Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion, 18by Ralph L. Piedmont

    BRILL 2007; US$ 130.00

    Contains various articles on spiritual development among adolescents, spiritual transcendence, Jung and pastoral counseling and spirituality and religiosity. This book also includes a section of nine articles which is devoted to several aspects of positive psychology and its usage in practice. more...

  • The New Black Godsby Edward E. IV Curtis; Danielle Brune Sigler

    Indiana University Press 2009; US$ 21.20

    Taking the influential work of Arthur Huff Fauset as a starting point to break down the false dichotomy that exists between mainstream and marginal, a new generation of scholars offers fresh ideas for understanding the religious expressions of African Americans in the United States. Fauset's 1944 classic,... more...

  • God in the White House: A Historyby Randall Balmer

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 9.99

    How did we go from John F. Kennedy declaring that religion should play no role in the elections to Bush saying, "I believe that God wants me to be president"? Historian Randall Balmer takes us on a tour of presidential religiosity in the last half of the twentieth century?from Kennedy's 1960 speech that proposed an almost absolute wall between American... more...

  • The Homemade Atheistby Betty Brogaard

    Ulysses Press 2010; US$ 14.95

    Why is homemade pie better than store-bought? Because it is made with love, special care and personal attention. Betty Brogaard's atheism is just like that. She knows that life without faith is not only intellectually justified, it is emotionally fulfilling. Betty's story is proof that atheism leads not just to truth, but to happiness. --Dan Barker,... more...

  • Religious Policy in the Soviet Unionby Sabrina Petra Ramet

    Cambridge University Press 1992; US$ 66.00

    This 1992 book contains contributions from fifteen of the West's leading scholars of religion in the USSR. more...

  • Welfare and Religion in 21st Century Europe, Volume 2by Anders Bäckström; Grace Davie; Per Pettersson

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 39.95

    This book poses new questions about the religious, the secular and the implications of each for the process known as secularization. Looking carefully at the gendered nature of care, they ask why women predominate so noticeably in both religion and welfare at least in the delivery of service. The topical issues in this book include the increased visibility... more...

  • Worldly Wonderby Mary Evelyn Tucker; Judith Berling

    Open Court 2011; US$ 24.95

    History illustrates the power of religion to bring about change. Mary Evelyn Tucker describes how world religions have begun to move from a focus on God-human and human-human relations to encompass human-earth relations. She argues that, in light of the environmental crisis, religion should move from isolated orthodoxy to interrelated dialogue and... more...

  • Science and the Search for Meaningby Jean Staune

    Templeton Press 2010; US$ 9.99

    As the organizer of some of the most important meetings in science and religion in Europe, Jean Staune is in a core position to report on the dialogue between science and religion, primarily from the views of scientists. In this book, the translation of a recent French edition, he presents "audacious and rigorous" articles by fifteen renowned... more...

  • Understanding the "Imago Dei"by Dominic Robinson

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 119.95

    As theologians across confessional divides try to say something significant about human dignity in our contemporary society, there is fresh interest in the ancient Christian doctrine that the human being is created in the 'imago Dei'. Robinson examines the 'imago Dei' debate through three giants of twentieth century theology - Karl... more...