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Tocqueville and Religion

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School
University of Toronto St. George
Department
Sociology
Course
SOC201H1
Professor
J.Veugelers
Semester
Fall

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Religion 1 Hard to specifycan it be understood objectivelyWhat is meant by religioncan religiosity be measured 2 The secularization thesisPeter Bergers theory 3 The secularization thesissome evidence 4 Religion among the Huron an enchanted world 5 Weber on the disenchantment of the world 6 Tocqueville on religion in the age of public opinion Argument in paper work on thesisClass inequalities tend to repeat themselvesDo you think that in the modern world Is religion on the rise on the decline or stable in comparison to the pastMy answer Religion is on the decline because of the increase of individualism As Durkheim said individuals are less dependent on religion and more dependent on themselvesReligion Extraordinary transcendent as opposed to what is profaned It is a set of answers to human existenceReligion may provide a justification for living or meaning for deathDoesnt nationalism provide a suffering for their de
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