Claiming Society for God5th Jun 2012 | By Emanuele | Category: Books, News & Events
Claiming Society for God
Religious Movements and Social Welfare in Egypt, Israel, Italy, and the United States
Nancy J. Davis and Robert V. Robinson
“Illuminating intersections of religion and public life in four different nations, this book is topical. Given that two of these nations are in the Middle East and one of them is Egypt, it is timely, even urgent.”
234 pp., 3 b&w illus.
cloth 978-0-253-00234-1 $70.00
paper 978-0-253-00238-9 $25.00
NANCY J. DAVIS is Lester Martin Jones Professor of Sociology at DePauw University.
ROBERT V. ROBINSON is the Class of 1964 Chancellor’s Professor of Sociology at Indiana University, Bloomington.
Together they have published on religion and politics in the American Sociological Review, the American Journal of Sociology, the Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, and Sociology of Religion, winning recognition from the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion and the American Sociological Association’s sections on the sociology of religion and collective behavior and social movements.
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