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social basis of religion

by Simon N. Patten

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

    Subjects:
  • Christian sociology,
  • History -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Simon N. Patten ...
    SeriesAmerican social progress series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN31 .P2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 247 p.
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6528554M
    LC Control Number11005215
    OCLC/WorldCa537727

    Daoism, indigenous religio-philosophical tradition that has shaped Chinese life for more than 2, years. In the broadest sense, a Daoist attitude toward life can be seen in the accepting and yielding, an attitude that offsets and complements the moral and duty-conscious character ascribed to Confucianism. About the Book. This book engages with some of the most important issues, debates, and methodologies in the writing of ancient Indian history. Thematically structured, the first s.

      The Center publishes the journal Critical Research on Religion with SAGE publications and the book series “Studies in Critical Research on Religion” with Brill Academic Publishers in hardcover and Haymarket Books in paperback, both of which I edit. Besides the journal, book series, and website, we have a Facebook page, listserve, and blog. The Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion (JSSR) is a multi-disciplinary journal that publishes articles, research notes, and book reviews on the social scientific study of religion.

    developments are described, with an emphasis on the cognitive and affective basis of religious experience within personality and social psychology. Religion and spiritu-ality as domains of study, as well as being common and important process variables that touch a large portion of human experience, are highlighted. Movement away from. in social life is reflected in multi-social, multi-lingual, multi-religious and multi-caste nature of the society. The important features of the Indian social structure are-predominant rural habitation collectivist basis. The bond of kinship and close ties of the inhabitants with the land developed a.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Patten, Simon N. (Simon Nelson), Social basis of religion. New York, Macmillan Co., (OCoLC)   The basis for such biblical commands is found in the second of the greatest commandments—love your neighbor as yourself (Matthew ).

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This distinction is the basis for of all religions (systems of roles and norms that are organized around the sacred realm and that bind people together in social groups). Religion is a basic institution, yet it exists in many different clothing, herbs, chalices, or books.

About the Book. Religion has been, and is, an important element in Indian society and history. It is, however, rare for the subject to be discussed with the necessary degree of de.

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Why religion is so widespread amongst human societies. The diversity of religions across cultures. Religion, gender, and sexuality. How religions contribute to the maintenance of social order.

Religious beliefs and practices, and why they change. What part religions play in cultural and social transformation. This book has as its goal not only the elucidation of the social origins and function of religion, but also the social origins and impact of society on language and logical thought.

Durkheim worked largely out of a Kantian framework and sought to understand how the concepts and categories of logical thought could arise out of social life. The Study of Religion: Definition Religion, which is a matter of belief and practice, is a universal social phenomenon which seriously concerns almost every living man.

Generally, religion is understood by many as a belief in the Supernatural power or the Supreme Being and their relationship with the nature that surrounds them.

Criticism of religion involves criticism of the validity, concept, or ideas of religion. Historical records of criticism of religion go back to at least 5th century BCE in ancient Greece, with Diagoras "the Atheist" of ancient Rome, an early known example is Lucretius' De rerum natura from the 1st century BCE.

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Confucianism, a Western term that has no counterpart in Chinese, is a worldview, a social ethic, a political ideology, a scholarly tradition, and a way of mes viewed as a philosophy and sometimes as a religion, Confucianism may be understood as an all-encompassing way of thinking and living that entails ancestor reverence and a profound human-centred religiousness.

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After two years in the United States Army, he taught at the University of Georgia and the Univ Peter L. Berger is an internationally renowned sociologist, and the founder of Boston University's Institute on Culture, Religion, and World Affairs.4/5(6).