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Sociology looks at religion.

John Milton Yinger

Sociology looks at religion.

by John Milton Yinger

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Published by Macmillan in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and sociology.

  • Edition Notes

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    SeriesMacmillan paperbacks -- 139
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL60 .Y53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19744288M

    In The Sociology Of Religion, first published in the United States in , he looks at the significant role religion has played in social change throughout history. This book was a formative text of the new disciple of sociology and has gone on to become a classic in the social sciences/5(5). In The Sociology of Religion, first published in the United States in , Max Weber looks at the significant role religion has played in social change throughout book was a formative text of the new discipline of sociology and has gone on to become a classic in the social sciences. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title/5().

    3 [«Definition of Religious Phenomena and of Religion», Durkheim , Book 1, chap. 1, p. 47] ; Before looking for the most primitive and simple religion that can be found, it is necessary to define what is meant by a religion. This definition will help us to distinguish what has a religious character from what has not, and it is of great importance in Durkheim’s : Henri Bois. Sociological perspectives on religion aim to understand the functions religion serves, the inequality and other problems it can reinforce and perpetuate, and the role it plays in our daily lives (Emerson, Monahan, & Mirola, ). Table “Theory Snapshot” summarizes what these perspectives say.

    Sociology of Religion, the official journal of the Association for the Sociology of Religion, is published quarterly for the purpose of advancing scholarship in the sociological study of religion. Browse the archive from last year's issues: Spring - Vol Issue 1. Summer - Vol Issue 2. Autumn- . Reviews 'This book fills a niche by giving equal weight to the classical sociological tradition and to the sociology of contemporary religion. It looks not only at sociologists of religion, but at wider sociological theories with a bearing on religion.


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In The Sociology Of Religion, first published in the United States inhe looks at the significant role religion has played in social change throughout history. This book was a formative text of the new disciple of sociology and has gone on to become a classic in the social by: (shelved -1 times as sociology-of-religion-contemporary) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving.

Very sociology oriented and very text book, although not difficult to understand or with lots of information and the affects that religion and any belief system has on Cited by: The thirteen essays in this volume challenge conventional scholarly approaches to the sociology of religion.

They urge readers to look beyond congregational settings, beyond the United States, and to religions other than Christianity, and encourage critical engagement with religion's complex.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Yinger, J. Milton (John Milton), Sociology looks at religion. New York, Macmillan [] (OCoLC)   'Grace Davie is one of the best analysts of religion in contemporary sociology.

This book caps a distinguished record of studies of religion - first of Britain, then of Europe, then globally. This is a magisterial work, which should be read by anyone interested in the place of religion in the modern world' - Peter L.

Berger, Boston University 'This book offers both an expert survey of. Andrew M McKinnon ‘ Sociology of Religion: The Foundations ’ This is a draft for a chapter forthcoming in: Bryan S Turner (ed.), The New Blackwell Companion to Sociology of Religion.

Oxford Author: Andrew Mckinnon. In The Sociology of Religion, first published in the United States inMax Weber looks at the significant role religion has played in social change throughout history.

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Jump to navigation Jump to search. Table of contents []. In Sociology Looks at Religion, J. Milton Yinger has collected various essays and combined them to form his book, which he hopes can contribute to the analysis of religion in society.

He believes that the scientific study of religion has gained strong support, with the easy generalizations about religious institutions being replaced by careful observations.

About The Sociology of Religion. In The Sociology of Religion, first published in the United States inMax Weber looks at the significant role religion has played in social change throughout book was a formative text of the new discipline of sociology and.

1 The Sociology of Religion in Late Modernity 3 Michele Dillon 2 Studying Religion, Making it Sociological 16 Robert Wuthnow 3 The Ritual Roots of Society and Culture 31 Robert N. Bellah 4 Social Forms of Religion and Religions in Contemporary Global Society 45 Peter Beyer 5 The Evolution of the Sociology of Religion: Theme and Variations Sociology of religion is the study of the beliefs, practices and organizational forms of religion using the tools and methods of the discipline of objective investigation may include the use of both quantitative methods (surveys, polls, demographic and census analysis) and qualitative approaches such as participant observation, interviewing, and analysis of archival, historical.

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In The Sociology of Religion, first published in the United States inMax Weber looks at the significant role religion has played in social change throughout history. The book was a formative text of the new discipline of sociology and has gone %(). The sociology of religion is not restricted to any one religion, but encompasses them all and their relationship to human behavior.

The study of religious sociology began at the end of the 19th century, although aspects of it were already evident in areas such as theology and philosophy. Sociology of Religion Book Review and Presentation COPYRIGHT ASSOCIATION OF RELIGION DATA ARCHIVES | 3 of 4 Marti, Gerardo () Hollywood Faith: Holiness, Prosperity, and Ambition in a Los Angeles Church New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.

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