By Don S. Browning,David A. Clairmont
Religions reply to capitalism, democracy, industrialization, feminism, individualism, and the phenomenon of globalization in various methods. a few religions agree to those demanding situations, if now not capitulate to them; a few critique or face up to them, and a few paintings to rework the fashionable societies they inhabit.
In this distinctive number of serious essays, students of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, and local American concept discover the strain among modernization and the family members, sexuality, and marriage traditions of significant religions in the US. individuals learn how a number of trust structures have faced altering attitudes concerning the that means and goal of intercourse, the definition of marriage, the accountability of fathers, and the prestige of kids. in addition they speak about how kinfolk legislations in the US is starting to recognize sure non secular traditions and the way comparative spiritual ethics can clarify and overview assorted relatives customs.
Studies in regards to the impression of non secular notion and behaviour on American society have by no means been extra well timed or very important. fresh international occasions can't be totally understood with out comprehending how trust structures functionality and the various methods they are often hired to the ease and detriment of societies. Responding to this serious want, American Religions and the Family offers a complete portrait of spiritual cultures in the USA and provides secular society a pathway for appreciating spiritual tradition.
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American Religions and the Family: How Faith Traditions Cope with Modernization and Democracy by Don S. Browning,David A. Clairmont