Marxism

Karl Marx- Ruling class ideology
Eternal bliss, virtue of suffering, super natural solutions, justification of the social order.
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Religion and social control
offers an illusion of help in a hopeless situation, prevents thoughts of revolution
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false class conscience
provides justification for society, leaves workers unaware of their position
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Halevy (1927) Influence of Methodism
Distracted the WC by offering them a place in heaven
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Leach (1998)
The C OF E recruits from an upper class base
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Hook 1990
Pope's views on homosexuality, abortion and contraception are traditional and have an impact on those in third World countries
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offers an illusion of help in a hopeless situation, prevents thoughts of revolution

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Religion and social control

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provides justification for society, leaves workers unaware of their position

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Distracted the WC by offering them a place in heaven

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The C OF E recruits from an upper class base

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