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The Resource Encounters with modernity : the Catholic Church in West Germany, 1945-1975, Benjamin Ziemann ; translated from German by Andrew Evans

Encounters with modernity : the Catholic Church in West Germany, 1945-1975, Benjamin Ziemann ; translated from German by Andrew Evans

Label
Encounters with modernity : the Catholic Church in West Germany, 1945-1975
Title
Encounters with modernity
Title remainder
the Catholic Church in West Germany, 1945-1975
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Ziemann ; translated from German by Andrew Evans
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
During the three decades from 1945 to 1975, the Catholic Church in West Germany employed a broad range of methods from empirical social research. Statistics, opinion polling, and organizational sociology, as well as psychoanalysis and other approaches from the "psy sciences," were debated and introduced in pastoral care. In adopting these methods for their own work, bishops, parish clergy, and pastoral sociologists tried to open the church up to modernity in a rapidly changing society. In the process, they contributed to the reform agenda of the Second Vatican Council (1962-1965). Through its
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Ziemann, Benjamin
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in German History
Series volume
Volume 17
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  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Church and social problems
  • Christianity and the social sciences
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Christianity and the social sciences
  • Church and social problems
  • Germany
Label
Encounters with modernity : the Catholic Church in West Germany, 1945-1975, Benjamin Ziemann ; translated from German by Andrew Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Counting piety: Church statistics and its uses -- In search of social reality: sociography -- Representation and contestation after the Council: opinion polling -- Planning the future of the Church: organizations research -- Psychology and group dynamics as "humane" scientific approaches -- Conclusion. The scientization of the Church as an encounter with a dangerous modernity
Control code
ocn881509629
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306877886
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebr10883297
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7ttndp
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881509629
Label
Encounters with modernity : the Catholic Church in West Germany, 1945-1975, Benjamin Ziemann ; translated from German by Andrew Evans
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Counting piety: Church statistics and its uses -- In search of social reality: sociography -- Representation and contestation after the Council: opinion polling -- Planning the future of the Church: organizations research -- Psychology and group dynamics as "humane" scientific approaches -- Conclusion. The scientization of the Church as an encounter with a dangerous modernity
Control code
ocn881509629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306877886
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebr10883297
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7ttndp
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881509629

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