American Religions And The Family

Author: Don S. Browning
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231138008
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In this unique collection of critical essays, scholars of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, and Native American thought explore the tension between modernization and the family, sexuality, and marriage ...

Children And Childhood In American Religions

Author: Don S. Browning
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813546957
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In this collection of essays, leading scholars reveal for the first time how various religions interpret, reconstruct, and mediate their traditions to help guide children and their parents in navigating the opportunities and challenges of ...

Encyclopedia Of American Religions

Author: J. Gordon Melton
Publisher: Macmillan Reference USA
ISBN:
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This encyclopedia, revised and expanded, contains over 2600 descriptive entries on the religious and spiritual groups of the United States and Canada.

American Religions And The Family

Author: Don S. Browning
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231138008
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Such rapid communication leads to the involvement of families in political,
economic, religious, and relief activities in other countries. Analyses of families in
America in the future will have to take into account the transnational character of
families by tracing the networks that they maintain through frequent travel back
and forth and rapid communication as much as through bloodlines. These
networks are different for people in diverse religions; Muslim and Christian
Indians create ...

Pagan Family Values

Author: S. Zohreh Kermani
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814769748
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The first ethnographic study of the everyday lives of contemporary Pagan families, this volume brings their experiences into conversation with contemporary issues in American religion.

Children And Childhood In World Religions

Author: Don S. Browning
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 081354842X
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While children figure prominently in religious traditions, few books have directly explored the complex relationships between children and religion. This is the first book to examine the theme of children in major religions of the world.

Families And Faith

Author: Vern L. Bengtson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190675152
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And it seems, from media portrayals, that this is happening more and more frequently. But is religious change between generations common? How does religion get passed down from one generation to the next?

Being Both

Author: Susan Katz Miller
Publisher: Beacon Press (MA)
ISBN: 9780807061169
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OnBeingBoth.com blogger and former Newsweek reporter explores the growing number of interfaith families raising children in two religions, drawing on original surveys and interviews with families, teachers and clergy as well as her own ...

Drawn To The Gods

Author: David Feltmate
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479890367
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Sacred centers -- The difference race makes: Native American Religions, Hinduism, and Judaism -- American Christianity, part 1: backwards neighbors -- American Christianity, part 2: American Christianities as dangerous threats -- Stigma, ...