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Author Roberts, Richard H., 1946-
Title Religion, theology, and the human sciences / Richard H. Roberts.
Imprint Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.

Author Roberts, Richard H., 1946-
Subject Religion and sociology -- History -- 20th century.
Management -- Religious aspects -- History -- 20th century.
Capitalism -- Religious aspects -- History -- 20th century.
Religion and sociology -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Management -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Capitalism -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 334 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 306-325) and index.
Contents Spirits of capitalism and the commodification of the soul. The closed circle : Marxism, Christianity and the 'end of history' -- Religion and the 'enterprise culture' : the British experience from Thatcher to Blair (1979-1999) -- Power and empowerment : New Age managers and the dialects of modernity/postmodernity -- The end of the university and the last academic? -- Theology and power in the matrix of modernity/postmodernity. Lord, bondsman, and churchman : integrity, identity and power in Anglicanism -- Ruling the body : the care of souls in a managerial church -- Theology and the social sciences -- Religion and social science : identity, globalisation and the transmutation of the religious field. The souls of Europe : identity, religion and theology -- Globalised religion? the Parliament of the World's Religions (Chicago 1993) in theoretical perspective -- Time, virtuality and the goddess : transmutations of the religious field -- Identity as vocation : the prospect for religion.
Note Print version record.
Summary Religion, Theology and the Human Sciences explores the religious consequences of the so-called 'end of history' and 'triumph of capitalism' as they have impinged upon key institutions of social reproduction in recent times.
ISBN 0511018827 (electronic bk.)
9780511018824 (electronic bk.)
0511155298
9780511155291
9780521791519
0521791510
9780511613074 (electronic bk.)
0511613075 (electronic bk.)
9780511046803 (electronic bk.)
0511046804 (electronic bk.)
0521795087 (pbk.)
9780521795081
OCLC # 56336116
Additional Format Print version: Roberts, Richard H., 1946- Religion, theology, and the human sciences. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002 0521795087 0521791510 (DLC) 2001025948 (OCoLC)46641891



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