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  • Three crucial aspects of religion in human evolution: Shamanism, sacrifice and exogamic alliance.
    Henaff, Marcel (2012)
    European Journal of Sociology 53:3: 327-335.

    Associated Search Terms: Sacrifice; Shamanism; Evolution, social; Exogamy; Evolution, societal
  • Religion in Human Evlution: From the Paleolithc to the Axial Age.
    Bellah, Robert N. (2011)
    Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal
  • Die Religion der Gesellschaft./A Systems Theory of Religion, tr. David A. Brenner with Adrian Hermann.
    Luhmann, Niklas (2000)
    Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp./Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 2013.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal; Systems theory; Functionalism; Differentiation; Meaning; Secularization
  • Parsons on the Evolutionary Significance of American Religion.
    Robertson, Roland (1982)
    Sociological Analysis 43:4: 307-326.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal; Parsons, Talcott; United States
  • Religionssoziologie als kritische Theorie. Die marxistlische Religionskritik und ihre Bedeutung für die Religionssoziologie.
    Neu, Rainer (1982)
    Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

    Associated Search Terms: Functionalism; Critical theory; Habermas, Jürgen; Evolution, societal; Luhmann, Niklas; System; Luckmann, Thomas; Durkheim, Émile; Wach, Joachim; Troeltsch, Ernst; Weber, Max; Marx, Karl; Systems theory; Berger, Peter L.
  • Funktion der Religion./Funzione della religione.
    Luhmann, Niklas (1977)
    Frankfurt: Suhrkamp./Brescia: Morcelliana, 1991. [Ch. 2 translated by Peter Beyer as Religious Dogmatics and the Evolution of Societies (Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 1984]

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal; Functionalism; Systems theory
  • Religion als System. Thesen. Religiöse Dogmatik und gesellschaftliche Evolution.
    Luhmann, Niklas (1972)
    In Karl-Wilhelm Dahm, Niklas Luhmann, and Dieter Stoodt, Religion--System und Sozialisation. Darmstadt: Hermann Luchtenhand Verlag.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal; Systems theory; System
  • Imágenes de Dios: Perspectivas Sociológicas.
    Lopez de Ceballos, Paloma (1971)
    Razon y fe 183/877: 196, 198-203.

    Overview of the imaging of God through history.

    Associated Search Terms: God, image of; Evolution, societal
  • Life with God. Some Variations of Religious Experience in a Modern City.
    Swanson, Guy E. (1971)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 10:3: 169-199.

    Factor analyzes 1959 Detroit Area Study data from white Protestants, African American Protestants, & white Catholics; compensatory & evolutionary predictions were not borne out.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal; United States, Michigan, Detroit; Deprivation; African Americans; Protestant, U.S.A.; Factor analysis; Catholic, U.S.A.; Experience
  • Religion and Evolution.
    Pepper, George B. (1970)
    Sociological Analysis 31:2: 78-91.

    Reviews, redefines, & advocates social evolution as a perspective for the study of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal
  • Religious Evolution.
    Bellah, Robert N. (1964)
    American Sociological Review 29: 358-374. [Also in Robert N. Bellah, Beyond Belief. Essays on Religion in a Post-Traditional World (New York: Harper & Row, 1970), pp. 20-50]

    Also in The Robert Bellah Reader, ed. by Robert N. Bellah and Steven M. Tipton. Durnah, North Craolina, Duke Univrsity Press, 2006, pp. 23-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal
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