By Ole Riis,Linda Woodhead
objects of devotion, and groups and sacred symbols. It provides parallels and contrasts among non secular feelings in ecu and American background, in different cultures, and in modern western societies. by way of taking feelings heavily, A Sociology of spiritual Emotion sheds new mild on the
power of faith to form basic human orientations and motivations: hopes and fears, joys and sorrows, loves and hatreds.
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A Sociology of Religious Emotion by Ole Riis,Linda Woodhead
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