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Advances in the Psychology of Religion by Michael Argyle (Eds.)

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And not simply anthropologists, since Radcliffe-Brown refers to later Confucian philosophers, to comment that "the chief point of their theory is that . . rites serve to 'regulate' and 'refine' h u m a n feelings". He also cites Loisy, who claimed that " m a n is so made that he becomes more firmly fixed in his sentiments by expressing t h e m " (Radcliffe-Brown, 1952, pp. 159, 174). Paul Heelas 41 Geertz has played an important role in lending credibility to what he has called the "model for" view of religion, and he argues that religious symbols b o t h express the world's climate a n d shape it.

Sigmund Freud and the Jewish mystical tradition. New Y o r k : Shocken, 1965. B E I T - H A L L A H M I , B. Research in religious behavior: selected readings. Belmont, California: Brooks/Cole, 1973. B E I T - H A L L A H M I , B. Psychology of religion, 1880-1930: the rise and fall of a psychological movement. Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences, 1974: 10, 84-90. B E I T - H A L L A H M I , B. Curiosity, d o u b t a n d devotion. T h e beliefs of psychologists a n d the psychology of religion.

B E I T - H A L L A H M I , B. Research in religious behavior: selected readings. Belmont, California: Brooks/Cole, 1973. B E I T - H A L L A H M I , B. Psychology of religion, 1880-1930: the rise and fall of a psychological movement. Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences, 1974: 10, 84-90. B E I T - H A L L A H M I , B. Curiosity, d o u b t a n d devotion. T h e beliefs of psychologists a n d the psychology of religion. In H. N . ), Current perspectives in the psychology of religion.

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