Shopping for Faith: American Religion in the New Millennium
Buy Item $21.60 Retail: $24.00 Save 10% ($2.40)
In Stock
Stock No: WW961043
Wiley / 2002 / Paperback
Quantity:

Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist
Quantity:


Add To Cart


Wishlist

Shopping for Faith: American Religion in the New Millennium

Wiley / 2002 / Paperback

In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW961043


This product is not available for expedited shipping.
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.

Product Description

In Shopping for Faith: American Religion in the New Millennium, Richard Cimino and Don Lattin identify the trends shaping American religion. They bring together the latest research with intimate portraits of Americans: their beliefs, their religious heritages, and their spiritual searching. From this emerges a fascinating landscape of religious life encompassing individual spirituality, the institutions of religious life, and interaction between religion and society.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 256
Vendor: Wiley
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0787961043
ISBN-13: 9780787961046

Related Products

  1. God in Public: Four Ways American Christianity and  Public Life Relate
    God in Public: Four Ways American Christianity and Public Life Relate
    Mark G. Toulouse
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2006 / Trade Paperback
    $27.00 Retail: $30.00 Save 10% ($3.00)
  2. Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community
    Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community
    Robert D. Putnam
    Simon & Schuster / 2000 / Trade Paperback
    $16.20 Retail: $18.00 Save 10% ($1.80)
  3. Lutherans Today: American Lutheran Identity in the  Twenty-First Century
    Lutherans Today: American Lutheran Identity in the Twenty-First Century
    Richard Cimino, editor
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $22.95 Retail: $25.50 Save 10% ($2.55)
  4. The New Faithful: Why Young Adults Are Embracing Christian Orthodoxy
    The New Faithful: Why Young Adults Are Embracing Christian Orthodoxy
    Colleen Carroll
    Loyola Press / Hardcover
    $14.99 Retail: $19.95 Save 25% ($4.96)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews

Publisher's Description

Shopping for Faith is as good as it gets in assessing the U.S. religion scene at millennium's end. Cimino and Lattin present a picture of multiple trends headed in often contradictory directions.
Robert Ellwood, emeritus professor of religion, University of Southern California

American religion flourishes in a consumer culture, and presents us with a bewildering array of choices as we navigate the shopping mall of faith.

The authors identify dozens of trends which will shape American religion in the next century and bring together the latest research and intimate portraits of Americans describing their beliefs, their religious heritage, and their spiritual search.

With warmth and style the authors document how consumerism shapes religious practice -- from conservative evangelical worship to the most esoteric New Age workshop.

Author Bio

RICHARD CIMINO is editor and publisher of the much-quoted newsletter, Religion Watch (http://www.religionwatch.com), which monitors trAnds and research in contemporary religion. He has worked extensively as a researcher and freelance writer for various publications, including Christian Century and Religion News Service. He is the author of Against the Stream: The Adoption of Traditional Christian Faiths by Young Adults.

DON LATTIN is the award-winning religion writer for the San Francisco Chronicle. Over the past twenty years he has interviewed thousands of Americans about their religious heritage and spiritual search. He was a fellow at the Program in Religious Studies for Journalists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and has also taught religion reporting at the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.