Religion and Change in Modern Britain
Editor : Linda Woodhead, Rebecca Catto
Master eBook ISBN10 : 0203130642
Master eBook ISBN13 : 978-0-203-13064-3
No of pages : 424
eBook Price : $49.95
Originally Published : Feb 16, 2012
the evolving role and status of the churches the growth and 'settlement' of non-Christian religious communitiesthe spread and diversification of alternative spiritualitiesreligion in welfare, education, media, politics and lawtheoretical perspectives on religious change.
This book offers a fully up-to-date and comprehensive guide to religion in Britain since 1945. A team of leading scholars provide a fresh analysis and overview, with a particular focus on diversity and change. They examine:
- relations between religious and secular beliefs and institutions
The volume presents the latest research, including results from the largest-ever research initiative on religion in Britain, the AHRC/ESRC Religion and Society Programme. Survey chapters are combined with detailed case studies to give both breadth and depth of coverage. The text is accompanied by relevant photographs and a companion website.