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development of religion

a study in anthropology and social psychology

by King, Irving

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

  • Religion,
  • Social psychology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 355-361.

    Statementby Irving King ...
    LC ClassificationsBL430 .K5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 371 p.
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7016632M
    LC Control Number10005028

    For most of the book I struggled with the title "Why Religion" because the book was about tremendous loss in her life with a bit of history of some of the books she'd written. I kept wondering when she was going to answer the question.4/5. Religion and Economic Development Course Syllabus DRAFT Edward P. Antonio Course Description This course is an introduction to and an exploration of the relationship between religion and economic development. As well as considering the challenges and problems religion poses for development theFile Size: 77KB.

      A comprehensive review of the development, geographic spread, and cultural influence of religion in Late Antiquity. A Companion to Religion in Late Antiquity offers an authoritative and comprehensive survey of religion in Late Antiquity. This historical era spanned from the second century to the eighth century of the Common Era. However, religion is utilized as this powerful source of identity to create a sense of community and belonging, thus promoting unity, but also to mobilize societal differences and conflict. Religion contributes to the development of nationalism, but nationalism often breeds intolerance and .

    Origin and development of religion. Patiala: Guru Gobind Singh Dept. of Religious Studies, Punjabi University, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gurbachan Singh Talib. 4 proceeding on a case-by-case basis that discards simplistic notions of homogeneity between, and within, different religions. Reading 6: Knowledge Centre Religion and Development. ().

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