The Psychology of Religion, Fifth Edition : An Empirical Approach Hardback
Keeping up with the rapidly growing research base, the leading graduate-level psychology of religion text is now in a fully updated fifth edition.
It takes a balanced, empirically driven approach to understanding the role of religion in individual functioning and social behavior.
Integrating research on numerous different faith traditions, the book addresses the quest for meaning; links between religion and biology; religious thought, belief, and behavior across the lifespan; experiential dimensions of religion and spirituality; the social psychology of religious organizations; and connections to coping, adjustment, and mental disorder.
Chapter-opening quotations and topical research boxes enhance the readability of this highly instructive text.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 656 pages
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- Publication Date: 17/10/2018
- Category: Religion & beliefs
- ISBN: 9781462535989