secularisation key concepts

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1. what is the definition of: where religion is used as a way of coping with changes (e.g. after immigration) offering means of support/ scene of community

  • cultural transition
  • cultural defence
  • religious compensator's
  • rationalisation
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2. what is the definition of: definition of religion that focuses in the role a religion plays

  • functional definition
  • substantive definition

3. in 1851 what percentage of the population attended church

  • 40%
  • 55%
  • 20%
  • 25%

4. what is the definition : process where by religious thinking practice and organisations loose social significance

  • rationalisation
  • spiritual revolution thesis
  • secularisation
  • secularisation thesis

5. what is the definition of: the claim that religion is declining gin importance

  • secularisation thesis
  • secularisation
  • golden age of religion
  • meta-narrative


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