Sociology of Religion

Sociology of Religion

A David Martin Reader

by David Martin

Edited by Dedong Wei and Zhifeng Zhong

Foreword by Grace Davie

Imprint: Baylor University Press

525 Pages, 7.00 x 10.00 x 0.00 in

  • Paperback
  • 9781602589742
  • Published: August 2015



Sociologist David Martin has framed the secularization debate, guided Pentecostal studies, and shaped the scholarly study of religion. Martin’s work possesses both theoretical depth and global perspective. This reader celebrates his best and most important work. It is essential reading for scholars and students who want to learn more about modernization and cultural change, Pentecostalism and the Global South, peace and violence, religion and sociology, and theology and politics.