Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Australian Soul by Gary Bouma

Australian Soul challenges the idea that religious and spiritual life in Australia is in decline. This fascinating book describes the character of religious and spiritual life in Australia today, and argues that, far from petering out, religion and spirituality are thriving. Gary Bouma, the leading expert on the state of religious life in Australia, provides the most up-to-date facts and figures and compares the 'tone' of Australian religious practices with those of other countries. Australians might be less vocal and more reticent about their religion than Americans are, but their religious and spiritual beliefs are no less potent. Australian Soul describes and analyses our religious and spiritual life in detail as well as providing a series of case studies that illustrate the range of practices and beliefs in Australia today. Australian Soul predicts a vital future for religion and spirituality.

Buy Australian Soul by Gary Bouma from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521673891
ISBN-10: 0521673895
Format: Paperback / softback
(229mm x 152mm x 15mm)
Pages: 248
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 16-Nov-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Australian Soul by Gary Bouma

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Australian Soul book by Gary Bouma and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Author Biography - Gary Bouma

Professor Gary Bouma is head of the School of Political and Social Inquiry at Monash University. He holds the UNESCO Chair in Interreligious and Intercultural Relations - Asia Pacific and is Chair of the Standing Committee on Ethics in Research Involving Humans. He is the author of numerous works on the interaction between religion and society in Western countries including Canada, the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Europe.

Customers Also Bought

Boomerang Books customers who bought Australian Soul by Gary Bouma also bought the following titles:

Hinduism Faith & Practice by Rasamandala Das
Paperback / softback, July 2014
$26.06 $28.95

Books By Gary Bouma

Research Process by Gary Bouma
Paperback / softback, July 2016
$56.66 $62.95
Being Faithful in Diversity by Gary Bouma
Paperback / softback, May 2011
Democracy In Islam by Gary Bouma
Hardback, June 2007
$217.80 $242.00