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Durkheim in dialogue: A centenary celebration of the elementary forms of religious life

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One hundred years after the publication of the great sociological treatise, The Elementary Forms of Religious Life, this new volume shows how aptly Durkheim's theories still resonate with the study of contemporary and historical religious societies. The volume applies the Durkheimian model to multiple cases, probing its resilience, wondering where it might be tweaked, and asking which aspects have best stood the test of time. A dialogue between theory and ethnography, this book shows how Durk...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, HUM, Theology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Berghahn Books
Pages:
1-267
Publication date:
2013-11-01
URN:
uuid:c2173ab4-9a6a-4953-9970-0a88a93d040f
Source identifiers:
366346
Local pid:
pubs:366346
ISBN:
9781782380214

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