(p. xiii) Contributors
(p. xiii) Contributors
Nancy T. Ammerman is Professor of Sociology of Religion, Boston University, USA.
Edward Bailey was Rector of the Parish of Winterbourne, Bristol from 1970 to 2006, is Founding Director of the Centre for the Study of Implicit Religion and Contemporary Spirituality, and Visiting Professor at Middlesex and Staffordshire Universities, UK.
William Sims Bainbridge is Co-Director of Human-Centred Computing at the National Science Foundation, Virginia, USA, and part-time Professor of Sociology at George Mason University, Washington, DC, USA.
Meerten ter Borg is a sociologist of religion and Professor of Non-Institutional Religion at Leiden University, the Netherlands.
Gary D. Bouma is Professor of Sociology and UNESCO Chair in InterReligious and Intercultural Relations—Asia Pacific Region, at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
David G. Bromley is Professor of Religious Studies and Sociology in the School of World Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va., USA.
Gary R. Bunt is Senior Lecturer in Islamic Studies, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Lampeter, UK.
Wendy Cadge is an Associate Professor of Sociology at Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass., USA.
Peter B. Clarke is Professor Emeritus of the History and Sociology of Religion, King's College, University of London, and currently Professor in the Faculty of Theology, University of Oxford, UK.
Peter Collins is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Durham, UK.
Lorne L. Dawson is Professor of Sociology and Religious Studies at the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
Karel Dobbelaere is Professor Emeritus of Sociology, Catholic University of Leuven and University of Antwerp, Belgium.
(p. xiv) André Droogers is Professor Emeritus of Cultural Anthropology, with special reference to the Anthropology of Religion and Symbolic Anthropology, at VU University, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Penny Edgell is Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Sociology Department at the University of Minnesota, USA.
Inger Furseth is Professor and Research Associate at KIFO Center for Church Research, Oslo, Norway.
David N. Gellner is Professor of Social Anthropology and Fellow of All Souls, University of Oxford, UK.
Kennet Granholm is Assistant Professor in History of Religions at Stockholm University, and Docent in comparative religion at the Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland.
Mathew Guest is Senior Lecturer in Theology and Religion at the University of Durham, UK.
Eva M. Hamberg is Docent in Sociology of Religion and Professor of Migration Studies at the Center for Theology and Religious Studies, Lund University, Sweden.
Malcolm Hamilton is Senior Lecturer in Sociology in the School of Sociology, Politics and International Relations, University of Reading, UK.
Phillip E. Hammond† was D. MacKenzie Brown Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, USA.
Sîan Hawthorne is Lecturer in Critical Theory and the Study of Religions and Chair of the Centre for Gender and Religions Research at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK.
Paul Heelas is Professor in Religion and Modernity in the Department of Religious Studies, Lancaster University, UK.
Robert W. Hefner is Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Institute of Culture, Religion, and World Affairs, Boston University, USA, where he also directs the program on Islam and Civil Society.
Titus Hjelm is Lecturer in Finnish Society and Culture at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London, UK.
Dean R. Hoge† was Professor Emeritus of Sociology at the Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, USA.
Stewart M. Hoover is Professor and Director, Center for Media, Religion, and Culture, School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA.
(p. xv) Keishin Inaba is Associate Professor in the Graduate School of Human Development, Kobe University, Japan.
Christophe Jaffrelot is Senior Research Fellow of the Centre dʼÉtudes et de Recherches (CERI) at the Sciences-Po, Paris, France.
Jeppe Sinding Jensen is Associate Professor in the Department for the Study of Religion, University of Aarhus, Denmark.
Byron R. Johnson is Distinguished Professor of Sociology, Director of the Institute for Studies of Religion, and Director of the Program on Prosocial Behavior, Baylor University, Waco, Texas, and Senior Fellow at the Witherspoon Institute, Princeton, USA.
Mark Juergensmeyer is Professor of Sociology and Global Studies and Director of the Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, USA.
Hans G. Kippenberg is Fellow at the Max-Weber-Kolleg, Universität Erfurt, Germany.
Michael Kirwan, SJ, is a Jesuit priest and Lecturer in Theology at Heythrop College, University of London, UK.
Ioan M. Lewis is a Fellow of the British Academy and Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at the London School of Economics, UK.
Rod Ling is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the School of Political and Social Inquiry at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
Kate Loewenthal is Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway College, University of London, UK.
David W. Machacek is Chief Operating Officer at Humanity in Action, New York, USA.
Eleanor Nesbitt is Professor of Religions and Education, University of Warwick, UK.
Enzo Pace is Professor of Sociology, Sociology of Religion, and Human Rights, Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Padua, Italy.
William E. Paden is Professor Emeritus of Religion at the University of Vermont, Burlington, USA.
Anne Birgitta Pessi is Academy Research Fellow and Adjunct Professor at the Collegium for Advanced Studies at the University of Helsinki, Finland.
Caroline Plüss is Assistant Professor in the Division of Sociology School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technical University, Singapore.
(p. xvi) John Reeder is Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies at Brown University, Providence, RI, USA.
K. Helmut Reich is Professor Emeritus of the former Rutherford University School of Consciousness Studies and Sacred Traditions and Senior Research Fellow Emeritus at Fribourg University School of Education, Switzerland.
James T. Richardson is Professor in the Department of Sociology and Judicial Studies and Director of the Judicial Studies Program at the University of Nevada, Reno, USA.
Ole Preben Riis is Professor of Sociology of Religion at Agder University, Kristiansand, Norway.
Roland Robertson is Professor Emeritus of the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, and Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Sociology, University of Pittsburgh, USA.
Wade Clark Roof is J. F. Rowny Professor Emeritus and Director of the Walter H. Capps Center for the Study of Ethics, Religion, and Public Life at the University of California, Santa Barbara, USA.
Anson Shupe is Professor in the Department of Sociology, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indiana, USA.
James V. Spickard is Professor of Sociology, University of Redlands, California, USA.
Mary Evelyn Tucker is Senior Lecturer and Research Scholar at Yale University, New Haven, USA and Director of the Yale Forum on Religion and Ecology.
Bryan S. Turner is Professor of Sociology at the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore.
Matt Waggoner is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, USA.
Nikolai G. Wenzel is Wallace and Marion Reemelin Chair in Free-Market Economics and Assistant Professor of Economics at Hillsdale College, Michigan, USA.
Robert Wuthnow is Andlinger Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for the Study of Religion at Princeton University, USA.
Sami Zubaida is Professor Emeritus of Politics and Sociology, Birkbeck College, University of London, UK.