Since its first publication in , AMERICA: RELIGIONS AND RELIGION has become the standard introduction to the study of American. Title, America, religions and religion. Wadsworth series in religious studies · Lifetime Series in Aging. Author, Catherine L. Albanese. Edition, 6. Publisher. Clearly written in accessible language, this text presents an introduction to religion in the United States, by one of the most influential young scholars in the field.
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Account Options Sign in. Written by one of the amedica scholars in the field of American religions, this textbook has introduced thousands of students to the rich religious My library Help Advanced Book Search. Cengage LearningJan 1, – Religion – pages.
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Written by one of the foremost scholars in the field of American religions, this textbook has introduced thousands of students to the rich religious diversity that has always been a hallmark of the Religgion religious experience.
Beginning with Native American religious traditions and following the course of America’s religious history up to the present day, this text gives students the benefit of the author’s rigorous scholarship in clear language that has proven to be readily accessible for today’s undergraduates.
This long-awaited new edition explores a variety of recent events and developments, including increasing religious pluralism and, especially, a combinative postpluralism in which different faiths in America subtly begin to borrow from one another. The new edition examines postethnic Judaism in the Jewish Renewal movement and other instances, the growing Womenpriest movement among American Catholics, and the development of Islam in America in the light of September 11, It surveys the emerging church movement among liberal evangelicals and others, and follows the growth of a new spirituality that is much broader than the New Age movement.
Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version. Selected pages Page Contents An Elephant in the Dark. Manyness The Original Cast. Manyness Newmade reeligion America.
Manyness Patterns of Expansion and Contraction. Oneness American Religion American Identity.
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