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Sociology, religion and development: literature review

@inproceedings{Tomalin2007SociologyRA,
  title={Sociology, religion and development: literature review},
  author={E. Tomalin},
  year={2007}
}
The aim of the following literature review is to discuss key theoretical debates within the sociology of religion regarding definitions of religion, the role of religion in society and the future of religion. These issues have occupied sociologists of religion since the nineteenth century and are also relevant to our current task of examining the relationship between religion and development. Also considered is the extent to which the debates that have emerged reflect a western context or if… Expand
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