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The School after the Death of Yossef

Ariel Glucklich.

in Everyday Mysticism

October 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sociology of Religion. 8545 words.

The death of Yossef is covered in detail. This is followed by looking at the discussions that established new ways of making decisions in the school of Neot Smadar.

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Changing policies: how faith-based organisations participate in poverty policies

Danielle Dierckx, Jan Vranken and Ingemar Elander.

in Faith-based organisations and exclusion in European cities

October 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sociology of Religion. 7320 words.

Chapter Seven deals with how FBOs participate and therefore attempt to bring about change. It explores the argument that participation in decision making is vital but also highlights the...

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A philosophy of social service: faith or social insurance?

Rana Jawad.

in Social welfare and religion in the Middle East

July 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sociology of Religion. 21740 words.

This chapter aims to demonstrate that religion welfare operates on a continuum where the dividing line between the secular and religious is not so sharp. It reports direct evidence on the...

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Religious Orthodoxy and the American Worker

Kody Steffy.

in Sociology of Religion

March 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Sociology of Religion. 9444 words.

Inspired by Weber's classic writings on religion and economic ethics and guided by moral cosmology theory's conceptualization of religious orthodoxy, this article responds to recent calls...

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David Kangas.

in The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Emotion

December 2007; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Sociology of Religion; Philosophy of Religion; Religious Studies. 11650 words.

This essay explores the intersection of religion and emotion in the thought of Søren Kierkegaard (1813–1855). Emotions—or, more generally, affectivity—play a central role in Kierkegaard's...

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