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The Resilience of Conservative Religion: The Case of Popular, Conservative Protestant Congregations

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Februar 2002

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Provides an explanation for the resurgence and persistent appeal of conservative religion.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

1. Explanations for the success of conservative religions; 2. The appeal of conservative protestantism in the early-modern United States; 3. Spirited church; 4. Truth church; 5. Caring church; 6. Open church; 7. Conclusion; Tables; Appendix 1; Appendix 2.

Portrait

WILLIAM A. SCHABAS is Professor of Human Rights Law at the National University of Ireland, Galway and Director of the Irish Centre for Human Rights. His numerous publications include Genocide in International Law (2000), The Abolition of the Death Penalty in International Law (third edition to be published in 2001), International Human Rights Law and the Canadian Charter (1996), The Death Penalty as Cruel Treatment and Torture (1996), Precis du droit international des droits de la personne (1997) and Les instruments internationaux, canadiens et quebecois des droits et libertes (1998). He is also editor-in-chief of Criminal Law Forum.

Pressestimmen

'Tamney can take pride in having touched intelligently on them in theoretical issues surrounding conservative Protestantism, and in having produced a thoughtful, readable, ethnographic update on religion in Middletown.' Canadian Journal of Sociology Online
EAN: 9780521008679
ISBN: 0521008670
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2002
Seitenanzahl: 284 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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