Christopher Lasch's scientific contributions

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... At best, the existing scholarship on childhood lived religion is extremely limited and at worst highly problematic: the overwhelming majority of scholarship focuses upon the Western context, and the religious views of children are commonly gathered by relying upon the highly problematic medium of adult memory. Although an interesting line of inquiry in its own right, it ultimately remains an adult's view of what they think childhood religion was as opposed to what a present day child thinks religion is (Cram 2001;Greven 1978;Wuthnow 1999). ...