AQA A2 Sociology Unit 3 - Beliefs - Secularisation - Postmodernism - RMT

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What do Stark and Bainbridge say about Secularisation?
Eurocentric
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What does RMT stand for?
Religious Market Theory
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What is the cycle that Stark and Bainbridge believe religion goes through?
Decline, revival, renewal
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Why is their a decline in religion if there is only one choice
The monopoly causes a lack of diversity and a decrease in religion
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What is the main factor that influences religious participation?
The supply of religion
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What is an Evaluation of RMT?
Explains why religion is successful in the US
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Who looks at the levels of participation in Catholic countries?
Norris and Inglehart
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What theory do Norris and Inglehart come up with?
Existential Security theory
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What is EST by Norris and Inglehart?
If the individual is more secure they have no need for religion, Less security means they have more need for religion
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