Psychology and religion: an introduction

Should psychology try to explain religion or try to understand it? The author of this book ranges over the whole of psychology to look at the results of psychology's study of religion. His belief in both the empirical value of psychology and the spiritual value of religion are evident.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Argyle, Michael 1925-2002
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: London [u.a.] Routledge 2000
Edition:1. publ.
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Religious psychology
B Religion / Psychology
Further subjects:B Psychology and religion
B Introduction
B Textbook
B Psychology, Religious
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Summary:Should psychology try to explain religion or try to understand it? The author of this book ranges over the whole of psychology to look at the results of psychology's study of religion. His belief in both the empirical value of psychology and the spiritual value of religion are evident.
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and indexes
ISBN:0415189063