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Author Bellah, Robert N. (Robert Neelly), 1927-2013.

Title Beyond belief : essays on religion in a post-traditional world / Robert N. Bellah
Edition First edition
Published New York [etc.] ; London : Harper and Row, 1970

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Description xxii, 298 pages : illustrations ; 21cm
Contents Theoretical foundations -- The sociology of religion -- Religious evolution -- Religion in the modernization process -- g General -- Reflections on the Protestant ethic analogy in Asia -- Meaning and modernization -- China -- Father and son in Christianity and Confucianism -- Japan -- The religious situation in the Far East -- Values and social change in modern Japan -- Islam -- Islamic tradition and the problems of modernization -- Civil religion in America -- Religion in modern society -- Review of Bishop Robinson's Honest to God -- Transcendence in contemporary piety -- The dynamics of worship -- Religion and belief -- Review of Norman O. Brown's Love's body -- Between religion and social science -- Appendix The systematic study of religion
Summary Brief discussion of analyses of Aboriginal myths, concepts and ritual by Levy-Bruhl and Stanner
Analysis Religion and culture
Religion and sociology
Religion - Sociology
Religious thought - 20th century
Notes bibl.; diags
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Religion and culture.
Religion and sociology.
LC no. 77109058
ISBN 0060607750