Religion and Knowledge: Sociological Perspectives

Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Figures and Tables -- Notes on the Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- 1 Religion and Knowledge: The Sociological Agenda -- PART I INSTITUTIONS OF KNOWLEDGE -- 2 Reified Knowledge about ‘Religion’ in Prisons -- 3 Faith and the Stu...

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Main Author: Guest, Mathew
Contributors: Arweck, Elisabeth (Other)
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: London Taylor and Francis 2016
Edition:1st ed
Series/Journal:Theology and Religion in Interdisciplinary Perspective Series in Association with the BSA Sociology of Religion Study Group
Online Access: Volltext (Aggregator)
Parallel Edition:Non-electronic
Print version: Guest, Mathew: Religion and Knowledge : Sociological Perspectives. - London : Taylor and Francis,c2016. - 9781409427070
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Summary:Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Figures and Tables -- Notes on the Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- 1 Religion and Knowledge: The Sociological Agenda -- PART I INSTITUTIONS OF KNOWLEDGE -- 2 Reified Knowledge about ‘Religion’ in Prisons -- 3 Faith and the Student Experience -- 4 Young People in Mixed Faith Families: A Case of Knowledge and Experience of Two Traditions? -- 5 The Amish in North America: Knowledge, Tradition and Modernity -- PART II THE RELIGIOUS KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY -- 6 New Atheism as Identity Politics -- 7 Rejection or Accommodation? Trends in Evangelical Christian Responses to Muslims -- 8 Knowledge, Tradition and Authority in British Islamic Theology -- 9 Choosing My Religion: Young People’s Personal Christian Knowledge -- 10 Safe and Risky Readings: Women’s Spiritual Reading Practices -- 11 Intelligent Design as a Science Enabler: Prolegomena to a Creationist Left -- 12 The Influence of Fundamentalist Beliefs on Evolution Knowledge Retention -- 13 The Sea of Faith: Exemplifying Transformed Retention -- PART III KNOWLEDGE, RELIGION AND ACADEMIC ENDEAVOUR -- 14 On the Materialization of Religious Knowledge and Belief -- 15 Bracketing out the Truth? Managing Bias in the Study of New Religious Movements
ISBN:1317068041