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Beliefs in society

Nigel Harris

Beliefs in society

the problem of ideology.

by Nigel Harris

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Published by Watts in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ideology.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 271-279.

    SeriesThe New thinker"s library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB823.3 .H3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 284 p.
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5370616M
    ISBN 100296347035
    LC Control Number72353632

    There is a civil religion (Believing in the nation state) - similar to patriotism Used to bring large groups together & create a sense of social solidarity 2 Sociology: Chapter 16 (Religion), Ashbrook, Putnam & Campbell, and Pollitt. A COSMOLOGY is a set of principles and/or beliefs about: –The nature of life and death. –How the universe was created. –The origin of society. –The relationship of individuals and groups to one another. –The relationship of humans to nature.

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