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CHAPTER 14 – Social Structure and Society
Assignment: Read chapter 14 – Sociology
101 by Jon Shepard
study of this chapter, you will be able to:
the sociological meaning of religion.
the different views of religion taken by functionalists and conflict
among the basic types of religious organization.
the meaning and nature of religiosity
secularization and describe its relationship to religiosity in the United
between civil and invisible religion in America
the current resurgence of religious fundamentalism in the United
a wide variety of new religious movements in America.
the relationship ob baby boomers to religion.
the four functions of religion identified by sociologist. Which of these
functions are being performed by religion in the contemporary United
States? Illustrate each.
the place of civil religion and invisible religion in America
Identify what you think are the tree most important effects
of fundamentalism on religion in contemporary America.
Support your case with specifics