Epistemology and Practice

Epistemology and Practice

Author: Anne Warfield Rawls

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ISBN: 1107128307

Category: Religion

Page: 355

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In this original and controversial book Professor Rawls argues that Durkheim's The Elementary Forms of Religious Life has been consistently misunderstood. It is his crowning achievement and an attempt to establish a unique epistemological basis for the study of sociology and moral relations.
Epistemology and Practice
Language: en
Pages: 355
Authors: Anne Warfield Rawls
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

In this original and controversial book Professor Rawls argues that Durkheim's The Elementary Forms of Religious Life has been consistently misunderstood. It is his crowning achievement and an attempt to establish a unique epistemological basis for the study of sociology and moral relations.
Epistemology and Practice
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Anne Warfield Rawls
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-03 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In this original and controversial book Professor Rawls argues that Durkheim's The Elementary Forms of Religious Life is the crowning achievement of his sociological endeavour and that since its publication in English in 1915 it has been consistently misunderstood. Rather than a work on primitive religion or the sociology of
The SAGE Encyclopedia of the Sociology of Religion
Language: en
Pages: 1001
Authors: Adam Possamai, Anthony J. Blasi
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-14 - Publisher: SAGE

The SAGE Encyclopedia of the Sociology of Religion takes a look at the role of religion in society; unpacking and evaluating the significance of religion in and on human history; and tracing and outlining the social forces and influences that shape religion.
Durkheim, the Durkheimians, and the Arts
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Alexander Tristan Riley, William Watts Miller, W.S.F. Pickering
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-30 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Using a broad definition of the Durkheimian tradition, this book offers the first systematic attempt to explore the Durkheimians' engagement with art. It focuses on both Durkheim and his contemporaries as well as later thinkers influenced by his work. The first five chapters consider Durkheim's own exploration of art; the
Durkheim & Critique
Language: en
Pages: 323
Authors: Nicola Marcucci
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-03 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book investigates the relation between Durkheim’s sociology, Critical Theory, and the philosophy of social sciences. The book is organized in four sections: confronting Durkheim and other critical traditions; inquiring his social and critical ontology; interrogating the relation between social practices and justice; and discussing his relevance in contemporary politics