After Heaven : Spirituality in America Since the 1950s (Paperback) - Wuthnow, Robert

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The evolution of American spirituality over the past fifty years is the subject of Robert Wuthnow's engrossing book. Wuthnow uses in-depth interviews and a broad range of resource materials to show how Americans, from teenagers to senior citizens, define their spiritual journeys. His findings are a telling reflection of the changes in beliefs and lifestyles that have occurred throughout the United States in recent decades. This is a compelling and insightful guide to understanding American culture at the start of a new millennium.

Specifications

Publisher Univ of California Pr
Mfg Part# 9780520222281
SKU 30565093
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0520222288
Release Date 4/10/2007
Physical
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 6L x 0.75T
Praise
"Wuthnow has undoubtedly become the most informed and insightful commentator on religion in America today. In this book he enlivens a comprehensive account of what has happened to us spiritually by including sparkling vignettes of real people and their stories. What he paints is a complex, sometimes confusing but hopeful picture of the changing soul of America."
From the Publisher
Annotation Using interviews, opinion surveys, and articles to explore changes in American spirituality since the 1950s, the author argues that a shift has occurred from public religion to private spirituality.
Editors Note The evolution of American spirituality over the past fifty years is the subject of Robert Wuthnow's engrossing book. Wuth now uses in-depth interviews and a broad range of resource materials to show how Americans, from teenagers to senior citizens, define their spiritual journeys.
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0286
Publisher University of California Press
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