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The death of Christian Britain : understanding secularisation, 1800-2000, Callum G. Brown

Label
The death of Christian Britain : understanding secularisation, 1800-2000
Title
The death of Christian Britain
Title remainder
understanding secularisation, 1800-2000
Statement of responsibility
Callum G. Brown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Death of Christian Britain uses the latest techniques to offer new formulations of religion and secularisation and explores what it has meant to be 'religious' and 'irreligious' during the last 200 years. By listening to people's voices rather than purely counting heads, it offers a fresh history of de-christianisation, and predicts that the British experience since the 1960s is emblematic of the destiny of the whole of western Christianity. Challenging the generally held view that secularization has been a long and gradual process beginning with the industrial rev
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Callum G.
Dewey number
274.1/08
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Christianity and society in the modern world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Secularism
  • Great Britain
  • Secularism
Label
The death of Christian Britain : understanding secularisation, 1800-2000, Callum G. Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-247) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • 5.
  • Heathens: men in discourse and narrative 1800-1950
  • 6.
  • Personal testimony and religion 1800-1950
  • 7.
  • 'Unimpeachable witnesses': the statistics of 'Christian progress' 1800-1950
  • 8.
  • The 1960s and secularisation
  • 9.
  • The end of a long story
  • 1.
  • Introduction
  • 2.
  • The problem with 'religious decline'
  • 3.
  • The salvation economy
  • 4.
  • Angels: women in discourse and narrative 1800-1950
Control code
ocn843201953
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 257 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135115609
Lccn
00058255
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843201953
Label
The death of Christian Britain : understanding secularisation, 1800-2000, Callum G. Brown
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-247) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • 5.
  • Heathens: men in discourse and narrative 1800-1950
  • 6.
  • Personal testimony and religion 1800-1950
  • 7.
  • 'Unimpeachable witnesses': the statistics of 'Christian progress' 1800-1950
  • 8.
  • The 1960s and secularisation
  • 9.
  • The end of a long story
  • 1.
  • Introduction
  • 2.
  • The problem with 'religious decline'
  • 3.
  • The salvation economy
  • 4.
  • Angels: women in discourse and narrative 1800-1950
Control code
ocn843201953
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 257 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135115609
Lccn
00058255
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843201953

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