|Heelas, Paul / Woodhead, Linda / Seel, Benjamin / Szerszynski, Bronislaw / Tusting, Karin|
The Spiritual Revolution
Why Religion is Giving Way to Spirituality
Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World
1. Auflage November 2004
2004. 228 Seiten, Hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4051-1958-0 - John Wiley & Sons
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Comparing existing evidence from the USA and Europe, with a UK-based study of religion and spirituality, this fascinating book addresses the most pressing question in the study of religion today: are new forms of spirituality overtaking traditional forms of religion?
* Based on the detailed study of religion and spirituality in Kendal, UK
* Compares pioneering findings from Kendal with existing evidence from the USA and Europe
* Provides a theoretical perspective which explains both secularization and sacralization
* Offers some startling predictions about the future of religion and spirituality in the west
* Is written in an accessible and lively style, and will appeal to a broad range of readers interested in the future direction of belief in the western world.