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Alternative Sociologies Of Religion: Through Non-Western Eyes

Author: James V. Spickard.

Alternative Sociologies Of Religion: Through Non-Western Eyes

Author: James V. Spickard.

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Item #: D33718
Format: Paperback
Pages: 336
Publication Date: 2017
Publisher: New York
ISBN: 9781479866311
Sociology has long used Western Christianity as a model for all religious life. James Spickard imagines what the sociology of religion would look like had it arisen in three non-Western societies: Confucian China; Navajo cultures; and the Arabia of Ibn Khaldun, the 14th century polymath. Through these thought experiments, Spickard makes a compelling case for... More
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Sociology has long used Western Christianity as a model for all religious life. James Spickard imagines what the sociology of religion would look like had it arisen in three non-Western societies: Confucian China; Navajo cultures; and the Arabia of Ibn Khaldun, the 14th century polymath. Through these thought experiments, Spickard makes a compelling case for adopting a global perspective in the social sciences.


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