Toward a Sociological Theory of Religion and Health

Edited by Anthony J. Blasi

Status: 
€113,00
$148.00
ISBN13: 
9789004205970
E-ISBN: 
9789004210844
Publication Date: 
July 2011
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 280 pp.
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ISSN: 
1061-5210
Volume: 
19

Edited by Srdjan Sremac and R. Ruard Ganzevoort (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Series: 
Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297470
Publication date: 
June 2015
€93,00
$120.00

Edited by Anthony J. Blasi (University of Texas at San Antonio), and Giuseppe Giordan (University of Padua)

Series: 
Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297296
Expected: 
August 2015
€140,00
$181.00

Edited by Gladys Ganiel (Trinity College Dublin), Heidemarie Winkel (Technische Universität Dresden), and Christophe Monnot

This book explores the role of religion in times of personal, political, and social crisis in Europe and beyond. Its fresh perspectives on religion, modernity and the nation-state demonstrate the complexity and ambivalence of religion’s role in the contemporary world.
Series: 
Volume: 
24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277786
E-ISBN: 
9789004277793
Publication date: 
July 2014
€98,00
$127.00

Edited by Giuseppe Giordan (University of Padua) and William H. Swatos, Jr.

This volume of the Religion and the Social Order series examines the phenomenon of the globalization of religions that has particularly characterized the last fifty years.
Series: 
Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254473
E-ISBN: 
9789004254756
Publication date: 
June 2013
€105,00
$133.00

Edited by Giuseppe Giordan, University of Padua, Italy, and Enzo Pace, University of Padua, Italy.

This volume offers eleven case studies of contemporary movements from around the world where religious, secular and spiritual dynamics interplay in the postmodern condition of the 21st century, as traditional and contemporary sources are combined in new and dynamic ways.
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Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004230224
E-ISBN: 
9789004230231
Publication date: 
July 2012
€101,00
$132.00

Edited by Diana G. Tumminia, California State University (Sacramento), USA, and William H. Swatos, Jr., Baylor University, USA.

Occasioned by reflections on the 50th anniversary of the publication of Festinger et al.'s When Prophecy Fails, this book examines social scientific prophecy research in the second half of the twentieth century, with particular attention to the question of the dynamics that inspired people to...
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004215603
E-ISBN: 
9789004222687
Publication date: 
September 2011
€96,00
$125.00

Edited by Barbara Jones Denison

This volume addresses the conjoint problem of history and sociology. History has seen religion hold varied places within the timeline of the sociology of religion.The increase in world fundamentalisms, religious movements, private spiritualities and other indicators in the millennial age have...
Series: 
Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004210622
E-ISBN: 
9789004215610
Publication date: 
July 2011
€113,00
$148.00

Edited by Afe Adogame and Jim Spickard

Series: 
Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187306
E-ISBN: 
9789004189140
Publication date: 
August 2010
€113,00
$148.00

Edited by Giuseppe Giordan, University of Padua

This book's chapters assess the nature of conversion and present data on specific convertion types, experiences, and theories including such topics as heroes, semiotics, new towns, pilgrimages, the New Age, relations among Catholics, Afro-Brazilians, and Protestants in Brazil, re...
Series: 
Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178038
E-ISBN: 
9789047444947
Publication date: 
September 2009
€134,00
$174.00

Edited by Lori G. Beaman and Peter Beyer

Multiculturalism, diversity and globalization have become important conceptual identity markers in Canadian society. This book explores the intersections of diversity, foregrounding religion as the primary focus of analysis. While situated in the Canadian context, the analyses have global relevance.
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170155
E-ISBN: 
9789047443544
Publication date: 
July 2008
€100,00
$130.00

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