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  • Bourdieu on Religionby Terry Rey

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    Pierre Bourdieu was one of the most influential social theorists of our time. He developed a series of concepts to uncover the way society works and to challenge assumptions about what society is. His ideas illuminate how individuals and groups find value and meaning and so have rapidly come to be seen as hugely productive in analysing how religion... more...

  • Rituale der Transformationby Susanne Maria Weber

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2015; US$ 49.99

    Pädagogisches Wissen ist Wissen am Markt der Organisationsberatung - und ständig wird neues 'Heilswissen' generiert. Am Beispiel der Großgruppeninterventionen als neuem Verfahren systemischer Organisationsberatung wird dieser Zyklus empirisch rekonstruiert: als Mythos und Mode, als Fall- und Transformationswissen. Eines ist sicher: Komplexe Transformation... more...

  • Human Development in Sacred Landscapesby Lutz Käppel; Vassiliki Pothou

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2015; Not Available

    ?Holy Landscape? is a term frequently used to describe a multidimensional phenomenon. What this actually comprises is hard to define. Precisely this question is addressed in this volume. The ?holy landscape? depends on people?s Weltanschauung and is influenced by their respective culture and ethos. It is not just a question of religious buildings and... more...

  • Sinn und Bedeutung des Symbols im Wandel der Zeitby Lieselotte von Eltz

    Traugott Bautz 2011; US$ 24.81

    Vorwort Der Begriff des Symbols Herrschaft als Symbol Symbol und Allegorie Die Symbolsprache im öffentlichen Leben Die Entstehung der Schrift Das Symbol als Erkenntniszeichen Der Wandel der Symbole Die Deutung des Symbols Die Symbole anderer Kulturkreise Ursymbole Das Symbol als Ausdruck der Religion Das Symbol des Kreuzes Die Symbolik... more...

  • A Sociology of Prayerby Professor Giuseppe Giordan; Professor Linda Woodhead; Dr Rebecca Catto

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 39.95

    Prayer is a central aspect of religion. Even amongst those who have abandoned organized religion levels of prayer remain high. Yet the most basic questions remain unaddressed: What exactly is prayer? How does it vary? Why do people pray and in what situations and settings? Does prayer imply a god, and if so, what sort? A Sociology of Prayer addresses... more...

  • Pilgrimageby Linda Kay Davidson

    ABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 185.00

    Since early oral traditions, special places have been luring visitors. The world's most important pilgrimage sites from the time of early oral traditions to present-day journeys, those who seek them, key terminology and related themes are presented in this text in 500 alphabetic entries. more...

  • American Sociology of Religionby Anthony Blasi

    BRILL 2007; US$ 140.00

    This is a collection of histories of various aspects of American sociology of religion. The contributions range from descriptions of early dissertations, accounts of changes in theoretical conceptualization, the evolution of studies of particular denominations, to the rise of new areas of inquiry such as globalization, feminism, new religions, and... more...

  • Rites of Passageby Kathleen Wall

    ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 9.99

    “Rites of Passage” is a knowledgeable book By Gary Ferguson and Kathleen Wall, revolving around the rituals that mark a change in a person’s social status. The narrative provides an earnest lesson to the readers that they can control the changes and demanding situations in their life graciously. more...

  • Development and Religionby Matthew Clarke

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    Development and Religion explores how the world's five major religions - Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam - understand and practice 'development' through an examination of their sacred texts, social teaching and basic beliefs. Religious belief is a common human characteristic with eighty percent of the world's population... more...

  • Religiosität in der säkularisierten Weltby Manuel Franzmann; Christel Gärtner; Nicole Köck

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 69.99

    Das vorliegende Buch geht auf eine wissenschaftliche Tagung zurück, die von der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Objektive Hermeneutik e. V. unter Leitung der Herausgeber im März 2003 an der Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt am Main veranstaltet wurde. Die durchgängige Interessantheit der Vorträge und Diskussionen hat uns dazu veranlaßt, erstere einer... more...