When God Comes to Town: Religious Traditions in Urban Contexts

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Around 1800 roughly three per cent of the human population lived in urban areas; by 2030 this number is expected to have gone up to some seventy per cent. This poses problems for traditional religions that are all rooted in rural, small-scale societies. The authors in this volume question what the possible appeal of these old religions, such as Christianity, Judaism, or Islam could be in the new urban environment and, conversely, what impact global urbanization will have on learning and on the performance and nature of ...

When God Comes to Town: Religious Traditions in Urban Contexts 2012, Berghahn Books, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780857458070

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When God Comes to Town: Religious Traditions in Urban Contexts 2011, Berghahn Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781845455545

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