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By Giuseppe Giordan

ISBN-10: 9004187901

ISBN-13: 9789004187900

The aim of the yearly assessment of the Sociology of faith (ARSR) is to enquire the "new" position of faith within the modern international, that's characterised by way of cultural pluralism and non secular individualism. it's the target of the ARSR to mix assorted equipment in the social medical examine of faith. The ARSR employs an interdisciplinary and comparative technique at a global point, to explain and interpret the complexity of spiritual phenomena inside diverse geopolitical occasions, highlighting similarities and discontinuities. facing a unmarried subject matter in each one quantity, the ARSR intends to take on the connection among the practices and the dynamics of daily life and the various religions and spiritualities, in the framework of the post-secular society. This quantity offers the non secular and non secular lifetime of the younger: an ever new and intricate global which highlights the alterations which are occurring within the box of faith commonly. With an outlook that is opened to varied overseas contexts, its chapters provide an image of the present scenario among faith and the younger, suggesting attainable destiny tendencies.

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Gandhar chakravarty The age cohorts under study vary considerably and cover several stages of youth. The goal herein does not consist of comparing various studies that ask differing questions, but rather to indicate the diverse manners in which the current sociological research has observed, described, and interpreted youth activity in relation to spirituality and religion. The Post-war Context in Canada Two major perspectives intersect on the question of youth and religion in the context of modernized countries such as Canada.

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