Law and Religion: A Critical Anthology (Critical America)

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Surveys representations of religious beliefs, practices, persons, and institutions in popular film. What a person's "qualifications" are for any given job is highly situational. Dennis Cooley, Professor of Philosophy, gave a talk at the Science, Religion, and Lunch Seminar in the Hidatsa Room at North Dakota State University. Jacob Viner (1978, 151-189), among others, has indicated thatthis idea of linking religion to the onset of capitalism had a long history in regard to Protestantism and to other religions prior to Weber's writings.

Pages: 497

Publisher: NYU Press (December 2000)

ISBN: 081472678X

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