Sociology In Theology: Reflexivity and Belief by K. FlanaganSociology In Theology: Reflexivity and Belief by K. Flanagan

Sociology In Theology: Reflexivity and Belief

byK. Flanagan

Hardcover | September 5, 2007

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This is an original study of the sociological imagination in regard to visual culture. It explores the reflexive dimensions of choice over seeing or not seeing in relation to paintings, images and islands. Bourdieu, Goffman and Simmel provide the basis for insights into how reflexivity in sociology has unexplored theological implications.
KIERAN FLANAGAN is Reader in Sociology at the University of Bristol, UK. His publications include:Sociology and Liturgy: Re-presentations of the Holy,The Enchantment of Sociology: A Study of Theology and CultureandSeen and Unseen: Visual Culture, Sociology and Theology. His most recent coedited work (with Peter C. Jupp) isA Sociology o...
Title:Sociology In Theology: Reflexivity and BeliefFormat:HardcoverDimensions:189 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.5 inPublished:September 5, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023000265X

ISBN - 13:9780230002654

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Table of Contents

Preface Introduction Religion and Reflexivity: The Paralysis of a Theological Imagination To the Western Isles: The Visions of Goffman and Synge Molly Sweeney and the Blind Sociologist: Dilemmas of Discernment Ocular Gifts: Seeing the Invisible in the Visible Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index