The Oxford handbook of the sociology of religion / edited by Peter B. Clarke.
Contributor(s): Clarke, Peter B. (Peter Bernard).Material type: BookSeries: The Oxford handbooks series.Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2008Description: xvi, 1046 p. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9780199279791 (hbk.); 0199279799 (hbk.).Other title: The sociology of religion.Subject(s): Religion and sociology
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Theory: classical, modern, and postmodern - Method - Religion and boundaries: morality, science, irreligion, art and embodiment (trance) - Religion and the state, the nation, the law - Globalization, fundamentalism, migration, and religious diversity - religious collectivities and the status and role of the religious professionals (the clergy) - Secularization and the reproduction and transmission of religion - Religious change: new religions and new spiritualities, esotericism and implicit religion - Religion and ecology, health, social issues and violence - Teaching the sociology of religion.