An Introduction to the Sociology of Religion: Classical and Contemporary Perspectives
Inger Furseth and Pal| Repstad
Page count: 252 pages
File size: 16.5 MB
An Introduction to the Sociology of Religion provides an overview of sociological theories of contemporary religious life. Some chapters are organized according to topic. Others offer brief presentations of classical and contemporary sociologists from Karl Marx to Zygmunt Bauman and their perspectives on social life, including religion. Throughout the book, illustrations and examples are taken from several religious traditions.