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Handbook of religion and society

Author: David Yamane
Publisher: [Cham] : Springer, [2017]
Series: Handbooks of sociology and social research
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The Handbook of Religion and Society is the most comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of a vital force in the world today.


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Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Handbook of religion and society
[Cham] : Springer, 2016
1 Online-Ressource (ix, 568 Seiten)
Online-Ausgabe, ProQuest
Erscheint auch als:
Handbook of Religion and Society
Cham : Springer, 2016
Online-Ressource (IX, 568 p. 18 illus, online resource)
Online-Ausgabe, Springer
Erscheint auch als:
Handbook of Religion and Society
Cham : Springer, 2016
1 Online-Ressource
Online-Ausgabe, MyiLibrary
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Yamane
ISBN: 9783319618166 3319618164
OCLC Number: 1003019002
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Description: 568 Seiten. : Illustrationen.
Contents: Chapter 1. Introduction; David Yamane.- Part I. Religion and Social Institutions.- Chapter 2. Health and Biological Functioning; Terrence Hill, Matt Bradshaw and Amy Burdette.- Chapter 3. Work, Occupations, and Entrepreneurship; Jerry Z. Park, Kevin D. Dougherty and Mitchell J. Neubert.- Chapter 4. Science; Kathleen Oberlin.- Chapter 5. Sport; David Yamane.- Chapter 6. Education; David Sikkink and Jonathan Hill.- Chapter 7. Media; Stewart Hoover and Seung Soo Kim.- Part II. Religious Organization.- Chapter 8. Denominations, Congregations, and Special Purpose Groups; Nancy T. Ammerman.- Chapter 9. Organizational Innovation; Tricia Bruce and Josh Packard.- Chapter 10. Digital Religion; Christopher Helland.- Chapter 11. Spirituality; Giuseppe Giordan.- Part III. Family, Life Course, and Individual Change.- Chapter 12. Family; Kathleen Jenkins.- Chapter 13. Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood; Richard J. Petts and Scott A. Desmond.- Chapter 14. Aging; Neal Krause.- Chapter 15. Identity; Matthew T. Loveland.- Chapter 16. Nonreligion and Atheism; Ryan Cragun.- Chapter 17. Delinquency and Deviance; John P. Hoffmann, Stephen J. Bahr, and Michaela Huber.- Part IV. Difference and Inequality.- Chapter 18. Social Class; Philip Schwadel.- Chapter 19. Gender; Orit Avishai.- Chapter 20. Sexuality; Sarah-Jane Page and Heather Shipley.- Chapter 21. Race and Ethnicity; Todd Matthews, John P. Bartkowski and Tyrone Chase.- Part V. Political and Legal Processes.- Chapter 22. Comparative Politics; Jonathan Fox.- Chapter 23. Conflict and Peace; Isak Svensson.- Chapter 24. Law and Social Control; James T. Richardson.- Part V. Globalization and Transnationalism.- Chapter 25. Globalization; Victor Roudometof.- Chapter 26. Transnationalism; Stephen Offutt and Grant Miller.- Chapter 27. International Migration; Peter Kivisto, Augustana College.
Series Title: Handbooks of sociology and social research
Responsibility: David Yamane, editor.


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"Editor Yamane has assembled the contributions of 26 authors who assess the state of current theory and research and expand the scope of the analysis of religion and society to include discussions of Read more...

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