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Published: 03 August 2020

208 Pages | 24 illus.

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190883447

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Building Faith

A Sociology of Religious Structures

Robert Brenneman and Brian J. Miller

  • Combines sociological theory and the empirical method in order to understand the impact of physical structures on the religious groups who build them
  • Demonstrates how religious buildings shape the subjectivities of those who gather and worship there
  • Casts light on how important religious buildings are to not only to the communities that worship in them, but even those that live close to them

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