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Author Jonveaux, Isabelle
Title Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion : Volume 5: Sociology and Monasticism, Between Innovation and Tradition
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2014
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Series Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion Ser. ; v.5
Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion Ser
Note Intro -- Sociology and Monasticism: Between Innovation and Tradition -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Contributors -- Introduction: The State of the Art in the Sociology of Monasticism -- PART 1: Catholic Monasticism -- 1 Monastic Asceticism and Everyday Life -- 2 Virtuosity, "Folklorisation" and Cultural Protest: Monasticism as a Laboratory of the Confrontation between Christianity and Modernity -- 3 Female Monasticism in Italy: A Sociological Investigation -- 4 Ethnography of Cloistered Life: Field Work into Silence -- 5 Redefinition of the Role of Monks in Modern Society: Economy as Monastic Opportunity -- 6 An Innovative Return to Tradition: Catholic Monasticism Redux -- 7 New Spirituality in Old Monasteries? -- PART 2: Ex Oriente lux: Ot her forms of Monasticism -- 8 Athos Outside of Athos: Orthodox Monasticism in the West -- 9 Spiritual Direction in Orthodox Monasticism: The Elder Beyond Weber's Theory of Charisma -- 10 A National Monasticism? Monastic Politics of the Syriac Orthodox Church in Syria -- 11 Contemplative Spirituality and the Intermonastic Encounter Movement -- 12 Experiencing the Liminal: Understanding Separation and Transition among Buddhist Monastic Women in Contemporary Britain -- 13 A Space of Mountains within a Forest of Buildings? Urban Buddhist Monasteries in Contemporary Korea -- PART 3: Methodology and Classical Authors of the Sociology of Monasticism -- 14 Studying Contemporary Monasticism in Italy: An Anthropological and Historical Perspective -- 15 Monasticism and Society in Max Weber and Ernst Troeltsch -- 16 Séguy and the Monastic Utopia -- 17 A Sociology of Imagined Societies: Monasticism and Utopia -- Index
Sociology rarely dealt with monasticism, this book offers main questions and topics of what a sociology of monasticism in modern society can be
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Jonveaux, Isabelle Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion : Volume 5: Sociology and Monasticism, Between Innovation and Tradition Leiden : BRILL,c2014 9789004270879
Subject Monasticism and religious orders
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Alt Author Palmisano, Stefania
Pace, Enzo
Pace, Enzo
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