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The centrality of religion in social life : essays in honour of James A. Beckford, edited by Eileen Barker

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The centrality of religion in social life : essays in honour of James A. Beckford
Title
The centrality of religion in social life
Title remainder
essays in honour of James A. Beckford
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eileen Barker
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1938-
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  • Beckford, James A
  • Barker, Eileen
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Religion and sociology
Label
The centrality of religion in social life : essays in honour of James A. Beckford, edited by Eileen Barker
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Publication
Note
Originally published: 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Deborah Furet
  • 3.
  • The Paradoxes of Laicite in France
  • Allyn Hardyck
  • 4.
  • French Cult Controversy at the Turn of the New Millennium: Escalation, Dissensions and New Forms of Mobilisations across the Battlefield
  • Veronique Altglas
  • 5.
  • Two Different Types of Manifest Secularization: Belgium and France Compared
  • Karel Dobbelaere
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • pt. II
  • Religious Insertions in Society
  • 6.
  • The Inner - World Mysticism and a Successful Social Integration of the Sikh Panth
  • Enzo Pace
  • 7.
  • A Movement without a Crisis is a Movement with a Crisis: A Paradox in Search of a Paradigm
  • J. Demerath
  • 8.
  • The European Court of Human Rights, Minority Religions, and the Social Construction of Religious Freedom
  • pt. I
  • Jennifer Shoemaker
  • 9.
  • The Trumpet Sounds Retreat: Learning from the Jehovah's Witnesses
  • David Voas
  • 10.
  • Theorising Conversion: Can we use Conversion Accounts as Sources to Actual Past Processes?
  • Margit Warburg
  • 11.
  • From ̀Visiting Minister' to ̀Muslim Chaplain': The Growth of Muslim Chaplaincy in Britain, 1970-2007
  • Sophie Gilliat-Ray
  • The French Connection
  • pt. III
  • Religion, Power and Politics
  • 12.
  • The Religious and the Political
  • David Martin
  • 13.
  • Religion, Human Power and Powerlessness
  • Thomas Luckmann
  • pt. IV
  • The Spiritual and/or the Religious?
  • 1.
  • 14.
  • The Church Without and the God Within: Religiosity and/or Spirituality?
  • Eileen Barker
  • 15.
  • Contemporary Religions and the Public Arena: Centring on the Situation in Japan
  • Susumu Shimazono
  • 16.
  • Toward a Sociology of Spirituality: Individual Religion in Social/Historical Context
  • Meredith B. McGuire
  • Thinking Sociologically about Religion: Contexts, Concepts and Clarifications
  • Grace Davie
  • 2.
  • Religious Individualism, Modern Individualism and Self-fulfilment: A few Reflections on the Origins of Contemporary Religious Individualism
Control code
ocn495598949
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 247 p.
Isbn
9781409403432
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)495598949
Label
The centrality of religion in social life : essays in honour of James A. Beckford, edited by Eileen Barker
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Deborah Furet
  • 3.
  • The Paradoxes of Laicite in France
  • Allyn Hardyck
  • 4.
  • French Cult Controversy at the Turn of the New Millennium: Escalation, Dissensions and New Forms of Mobilisations across the Battlefield
  • Veronique Altglas
  • 5.
  • Two Different Types of Manifest Secularization: Belgium and France Compared
  • Karel Dobbelaere
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • pt. II
  • Religious Insertions in Society
  • 6.
  • The Inner - World Mysticism and a Successful Social Integration of the Sikh Panth
  • Enzo Pace
  • 7.
  • A Movement without a Crisis is a Movement with a Crisis: A Paradox in Search of a Paradigm
  • J. Demerath
  • 8.
  • The European Court of Human Rights, Minority Religions, and the Social Construction of Religious Freedom
  • pt. I
  • Jennifer Shoemaker
  • 9.
  • The Trumpet Sounds Retreat: Learning from the Jehovah's Witnesses
  • David Voas
  • 10.
  • Theorising Conversion: Can we use Conversion Accounts as Sources to Actual Past Processes?
  • Margit Warburg
  • 11.
  • From ̀Visiting Minister' to ̀Muslim Chaplain': The Growth of Muslim Chaplaincy in Britain, 1970-2007
  • Sophie Gilliat-Ray
  • The French Connection
  • pt. III
  • Religion, Power and Politics
  • 12.
  • The Religious and the Political
  • David Martin
  • 13.
  • Religion, Human Power and Powerlessness
  • Thomas Luckmann
  • pt. IV
  • The Spiritual and/or the Religious?
  • 1.
  • 14.
  • The Church Without and the God Within: Religiosity and/or Spirituality?
  • Eileen Barker
  • 15.
  • Contemporary Religions and the Public Arena: Centring on the Situation in Japan
  • Susumu Shimazono
  • 16.
  • Toward a Sociology of Spirituality: Individual Religion in Social/Historical Context
  • Meredith B. McGuire
  • Thinking Sociologically about Religion: Contexts, Concepts and Clarifications
  • Grace Davie
  • 2.
  • Religious Individualism, Modern Individualism and Self-fulfilment: A few Reflections on the Origins of Contemporary Religious Individualism
Control code
ocn495598949
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 247 p.
Isbn
9781409403432
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)495598949

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