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Progress and religion; an historical enquiry

Author: Christopher Dawson
Publisher: Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press [1970]
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Dawson, Christopher, 1889-1970.
Progress and religion.
Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press [1970]
(OCoLC)987964577
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Dawson
ISBN: 0837139171 9780837139173
OCLC Number: 103745
Notes: Reprint of the 1929 ed.
Description: xvii, 254 pages 23 cm
Contents: Sociology and the idea of progresss --
History and the idea of progress --
Anthropology and the theory of progres: The material foundations of culture --
The comparative study of religions and the spiritual element in culture --
Religion and the origins of civilization --
The rise of the world religions --
Christianity and the rise of the western civilization --
The secularization of Western culture and the rise of the religion of progress --
The age of science and industrialism: The decline of the religion of progress.
Responsibility: [by] Christopher Dawson.

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