Religion- beliefs in society

  • Created by: _bella_
  • Created on: 03-06-19 10:13
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  • Religion
    • Substantive definition
      • Focuses on content of religion such as belief in God or the supernatural
    • Similarly to ideology it offers an explanation of world
    • Social constructionalist
      • Individuals view of religion (micro approach)
    • Functional definition
      • Focuses on what religion does for people
    • Belief in supernatural
    • Doesn't require empirical evidence

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