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

  • rationalisation
  • cultural defence
  • cultural transition
  • religious compensator's
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2. what is the definition of: process whereby social institutions become increasingly specialised and separate

  • structural differentiation
  • disengagement
  • secularisation thesis
  • disengagement

3. what is the definition of: co existence of a variety of religions beliefs/ ideas

  • pluralism
  • desacilisation
  • cultural transition
  • spiritual revolution thesis

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

  • rationalisation
  • secularisation
  • secularisation thesis
  • spiritual revolution thesis

5. what is the definition of: idea tested by the Kendal project - where decline in traditional religion is replaced by growth in the sacred in the form of new age spirituality

  • spiritual revolution thesis
  • authentic religion
  • disenchantment
  • social solidarity

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