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Acts of faith : explaining the human side of religion / Rodney Stark and Roger Finke
Bib ID 2070626
Format BookBook
Author
Stark, Rodney
 
Description Berkeley : University of California Press, c2000 
343 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0520222016 (alkaline paper)
0520222024 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Full contents
  • Introduction: Atheism, Faith, and the Social Scientific Study of Religion
  • Pt. 1. Paradigms in Conflict
  • 1. A New Look at Old Issues
  • 2. Rationality and the "Religious Mind"
  • 3. Secularization, R.I.P.
  • Pt. 2. The Religious Individual
  • 4. The Micro Foundations of Religion
  • 5. Religious Choices: Conversion and Reaffiliation
  • Pt. 3. The Religious Group
  • 6. Religious Group Dynamics
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-324) and index.

Subjects Religion and sociology.
Other authors/contributors Finke, Roger, 1954-

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