3 edition of Twentieth-century world religious movements in neo-Weberian perspective found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -338) and index.
|Statement||edited by William H. Swatos, Jr.|
|Contributions||Swatos, William H.|
|LC Classifications||BL48 .T94 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 344 p. :|
|Number of Pages||344|
|LC Control Number||92010797|
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Ninian Smart. Over time new religious movements and breakaway sects emerged: Jainism and Buddhism from Hinduism, Confucianism and Daoism from indigenous Chinese religious beliefs. Recent religious movements of a more contemporary origin (post the s CE) have also broken away from other religions.
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An approach to religion that begins with a constitutive understanding of religious belief and economic, social, and political practice as outlined in Weber’s Sociology of Religion, is more helpful. However, because Weber’s method insufficiently addresses ethical intentionality, the ‘neo-Weberian’ approach I advance here incorporates the.Religious sects and religious movements are splinter groups, or schools of thought within a religion.
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