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Title Religion and the transformations of capitalism : comparative approaches / edited by Richard H. Roberts
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1995
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 347 pages)
Contents Introduction. Religion and capitalism : a new convergence? / Richard H. Roberts -- Max Weber, capitalism and the religion of India / David N. Gellner -- Islam and capitalism : a Weberian perspective on resurgence / William H. Swatos Jr -- Religion, ethics and economic interaction in Japan : some arguments in a continuing discussion / Helmut Loiskandl -- Dynamic complementarity : Korean Confucianism and Christianity / James H. Grayson -- Judaism and capitalism / Paul Morris -- Religion and the transition to a "new world order"? : Some preliminary evidence from Canada / Peter Beyer -- Quasi-religious corporations : a new integration of religion and capitalism? / David G. Bromley -- America loves Sweden : prosperity theology and the cultures of capitalism / Simon M. Coleman -- Power and empowerment : New Age managers and the dialectics of modernity/post-modernity / Richard H. Roberts -- The gospel of prosperity in West Africa / Rosalind I.J. Hackett -- Evangelical religion and capitalist society in Chile : historical context, social trajectory and current political and economic ethos / David Martin -- Modernity or pseudo-modernity? Secularization or pseudo-secularization? : Reflections on East-Central Europe / Ivan Varga -- Greek orthodoxy and modern socio-economic change / Nikos Kokosalakis -- Religion and the demise of socialism in Israeli society / Stephen Sharot -- Religion and capitalism in Australia / Alan W. Black -- Religion, politics and development in Malaysia / Anne Eyre -- The post-Deng era and the future of religion in China / Julian F. Pas
Summary This book addresses from a socio-scientific standpoint the interaction of religions and forms of contemporary capitalism. Contributors explore a wide range of interactions between economic systems and their socio-cultural contexts
Notes Proceedings of a conference on Religion and the Resurgence of Capitalism at the University of Lancaster, July 1991
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Capitalism -- Religious aspects -- Congresses
Religion and sociology -- Congresses
Religions -- Congresses
Capitalism -- Religious aspects.
Capitalisme -- Aspect religieux.
RELIGION -- Comparative Religion.
Religion and sociology.
Religion et politique.
Socialisme et religion.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Roberts, Richard H., 1946- editor
ISBN 0203210689