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Title Predicting religion : Christian, secular, and alternative futures / edited by Grace Davie, Paul Heelas, Linda Woodhead
Published [Place of publication not identified] : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (266 pages)
Series Theology and religion in interdisciplinary perspectives series
Theology and religion in interdisciplinary perspective.
Contents Beyond European and American exceptionalism: towards a global perspective / Jose Casanova -- On secularisation and its prediction: a self-examination / David Martin -- The evolutionary principle in the study of religion and society / Olivier Tschannen -- The demise of Christianity in Britain / Steve Bruce -- Prediction and prophecy in the future of religion / Bryan Wilson -- Social networks and religious identity: an historical example from Wales / Paul Chambers -- Social networks and personal beliefs: an example from modern Britain / Rob Hirst -- A place at high table? Assessing the future of charismatic Christianity / Martyn Percy -- The decline of the church in England as a local membership organization: predicting the nature of civil society in 2050 / Helen Cameron -- After secularism: British government and the inner cities / Jenny Taylor
The self as the basis of religious faith: spirituality of gay, lesbian and bisexual Christians / Andrew K.T. Yip -- The Quakers : towards an alternate ordering / Gay Pilgrim -- Understanding the spirituality of people who do not go to church / Kate Hunt -- 'Witchcraft will not soon vanish from this earth': Wicca in the 21st century / Jo Pearson -- Alexis de Tocqueville, pantheism and the religion of democracy / S.J.D. Green -- Religion on -- religion in cyberspace / Anastasia Karaflogka -- The paranormal in Swedish religiosity / Ulf Sjodin -- Are the stars coming out? Secularization and the future of astrology in the west / Wayne Spencer -- An ageing New Age? / Paul Heelas and Benjamin Seel
Subject Christianity -- Forecasting.
Religion -- Forecasting
Twenty-first century -- Forecasts.
Genre/Form Exeter (2001)
Form Electronic book
Author Davie, Grace.
Heelas, Paul.
Woodhead, Linda.
ISBN 1351909223