Religion in Modern Times: An Anthology
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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 400
Vendor: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0631210733
ISBN-13: 9780631210733

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This book brings together over 300 important readings on religion in modern times, offering a new framework and language for making sense of religion today.

Author Bio

Linda Woodhead is Lecturer in Christian Studies at LancasterUniversity. Until recently she was Editor of Studies inChristian Ethics, and she is currently Review Editor ofModern Believing and a co-editor of Cultural Values(Blackwell Publishers).

Paul Heelas is Professor of Religion and Modernity atLancaster University. He is the author of The New AgeMovement (Blackwell Publishers, 1996) and editor ofReligion, Modernity and Postmodernity (Blackwell Publishers,1998).

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"Taken as a whole, this anthology is highly illuminating. Despiteits size, it is eminently readable. It is detailed, wellstructured, and well argued, compiled by editors who "know theirstuff". However, a great strength also lies in the fact that it canbe "dipped" into and used as a tool for examining particular issuesor for exploring interesting avenues. It is thought-provoking andprovides the reader with options for further reading and research.Although the intention of the volume is ambitious, it provides boththe benefits of an edited collection as well as well-arguedanalysis. It is an important, innovative work that is very timely."Journal of Contemporary Religion

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This is an extremely valuable collection. Ittouches on important issues that will make it very widely used inreligious studies, sociology, and cultural studies courses.’– Robert N. Bellah, University of California atBerkeley

‘If my students were directed to this book, it would be anexcellent opportunity for them to browse in areas they would nototherwise have entered into.’ – Eileen Barker,Professor of Sociology, The London School of Economics andPolitical Science

‘If one wants to use a Reader in the area, I’m surethat this one would be an excellent device.’ – PeterBerger, Director, Institute for the Study of Economic Culture,Boston University

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