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American religions and the family

American religions and the family

how faith traditions cope with modernization and democracy

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Don S. Browning and David A. Clairmont.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 277 p. ;
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22743085M
ISBN 100231138008

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Browning Editor David A. Clairmont New York, NY: Columbia University Press, This fifteen-chapter volume addresses two key questions: (a) How do various American religions negotiate the pressures of modernization, such as technology, the speed of life, and consumerism.

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Some religions conform to these challenges, if not The family trees and religious group profiles were written and assembled by J. Gordon Melton. Melton is co-author (with Martin Baumann) of Religions of the World and is the sole author of Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religion, 8th Religions of America presents scholars and researchers with more thanpages of content that follow the development of religions and religious movements born in the U.S.

from to Derived from numerous collections, most notably the American Religions Collection at the University of California, Santa Barbara, Religions of America traces the history and unique characteristics of ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: American religions: the question of modernization and family life --Introduction / David A.

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