Religion Studies & Comparison
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The New Sciences of Religion The New Sciences of Religion: Exploring Spirituality from the Outside In and Bottom Up by William Grassie, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. "A typically colorful and significantly original approach to religion, as contemporary science interprets it. It is rare to find a book that covers so wide a range of scientific approaches to religion, and Grassie does so without falling prey to reductionism of either the scientific or the theological kinds.
The Gallup Religiosity Index, 2009. (light color indicates religious, dark nonreligious) Religiosity, in its broadest sense, is a comprehensive sociological term used to refer to the numerous aspects of religious activity, dedication, and belief (religious doctrine). Another term that would work equally well, though less often used, is religiousness. Religiosity
Religion, World Religions, Comparative Religion - Just the facts on the world's religions.
World Religions: Comparative Analysis
The Big Religion Comparison Chart: Compare World Religions 296KStumbleUpon 3906Google + The ReligionFacts "Big Religion Chart" is an attempt to summarize all the complexities of religions and belief systems into tiny little boxes on a single, quick-reference comparison chart. Yes, of course this is impossible. Our comparison charts are not a substitute for reading about religions, talking with religious adherents, etc. But this chart can (hopefully) be a useful way to compare basic beliefs and practices of the world's religions and belief systems.
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Category:Historians of religion
Mircea Eliade Noted for his vast erudition, Eliade had fluent command of five languages (Romanian, French, German, Italian, and English) and a reading knowledge of three others (Hebrew, Persian, and Sanskrit). He was elected a posthumous member of the Romanian Academy. Biography
Evidence for God from Science
Scholars in religious studies, the academic field of multi-disciplinary, secular study of religious beliefs, behaviors, and institutions. Includes anthropology of religion, sociology of religion, psychology of religion, philosophy of religion and history of religion. Subcategories This category has the following 12 subcategories, out of 12 total. Pages in category "Religious studies scholars" Category:Religious studies scholars
This category regroups topics in the multidisciplinary academic field of religious studies. Religious studies is the academic field of multi-disciplinary, secular study of religious beliefs, behaviors, and institutions. It describes, compares, interprets, and explains religion, emphasizing systematic, historically-based, and cross-cultural perspectives. Please note that this field/category is not the same as theology or Category:Theology, though it often encompasses certain aspects of that field. Subcategories This category has the following 16 subcategories, out of 16 total. Category:Study of religion