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Religion and culture.

Christopher Dawson

Religion and culture.

by Christopher Dawson

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and culture -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Religion -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesGifford lectures ;, 1947.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL55 .D32 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 225 p. ;
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4556959M
    ISBN 100404604986
    LC Control Number77027183

    Dec 06,  · Christopher Dawson: Religion And The Rise Of Western Culture. Skip to main content. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Religion And The Rise Of Western Culture Item Preview remove-circle. Religion and Culture was first presented by historian Christopher Dawson as part of the prestigious Gifford Lecture series in It sets out the thesis for which he became famous: religion is the key of history. The book makes two parallel arguments. First, Dawson argues that religion is, and should be treated as, a separate category of human experience. Second, Dawson claims that religio.

    This is an article about culture and religion. First, I discuss how social psychologists usually teach culture in their Social Psychology classes, focusing on east-west differences in individualism and collectivism. Then I propose that religious groups are cultures, because they have all of the defining features of cultures (such as beliefs and values). I then describe some studies I have done Cited by: 3. Our series of studies in religion and culture sustains its focus on questions of interpreting religious and cultural traditions and the interplay between them. The series includes interdisciplinary and cross-cultural approaches. What unifies the series is a set of shared issues and questions rather than a single religious tradition, academic discipline, or cultural focus. These shared concerns.

    religion & culture articles and book chapters. The following is a list of some of Professor Beckwith’s published articles and book chapters in religion and culture. Access to most of them requires a subscription. “Thomas Aquinas: Defending Reason and Faith” (with Shawn Floyd). Religion and Culture was first presented by historian Christopher Dawson as part of the prestigious Gifford Lecture series in It sets out the thesis for which he became famous: religion .


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