Religion and Theology: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Religion and Theology: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Release Date: February, 2020|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 488
ISBN13: 9781799824572|ISBN10: 1799824578|EISBN13: 9781799824589|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-2457-2

Description

Religion is considered by many to be something of the past, but it has a lasting hold in society and influences people across many cultures. This integration of spirituality causes numerous impacts across various aspects of modern life. The variety of religious institutions in modern society necessitates a focus on diversity and inclusiveness in the interactions between organizations of different religions, cultures, and viewpoints.

Religion and Theology: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice examines the cultural, sociological, economic, and philosophical effects of religion on modern society and human behavior. It also explores the impact of gender identity and race within religious-based institutions and organizations. Highlighting a range of topics such as religious traditionalism, spirituality, and comparative religion, this publication is an ideal reference source for theologists, religious officials, managers, government officials, theoreticians, practitioners, researchers, policymakers, advanced-level students, and sociologists.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Comparative Religion
  • Existential Spirituality
  • Homosexuality and Spirituality
  • Morality and Ethics
  • Religious Progressivism
  • Religious Traditionalism
  • Religious Values
  • Spiritual Health
  • Spirituality
  • Women and Religion

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