qThe authors offer a new, comprehensive paradigm for the social scientific study of religion. The book sets out to explain *why* people are religious and have the need to be religious, without discrediting organized religions as something foolish or irrationalq.--RAcsumAc de l'Acditeur.Lower-Tension United Presbyterian Church (USA) (n=24) United Church of Christ (n= 15) Episcopal Church (n=30) American Baptist Churches in the United ... Methodist Church (Al=58) Higher-Tension Southern Baptist Convention (n= 15 1) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (n=31) Pentecostal (AIl)(n= 33) Assemblies of God (n=2 1) 43 44 47 77 -50 -28 -39 +12 source: General Social Survey, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Acts of Faith|
|Author||:||Rodney Stark, Roger Finke|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 2000|