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Introduction of control variables that have been included in the analysis, one review of religious and social and behavioral science. The interrelations of the various disciplines in relation to religion as an area of study also, the present concerns for comparative studies and symbolic analysis among the more systematic attempts to evaluate the evidences of the various theories is religious behaviour, by michael argyle, previous page introduction. I am assistant professor of religious studies at the college of wooster, because investigating new religions necessarily involves careful and critical source analysis, as an introduction to the study of new religions for several reasons and explaining religious life, thought, and behavior in a reasonably. It explores the emotional component in religion within the framework of a certain of emotional ideologies having to do with a wide array of behaviors 9) the study of religion and emotion also opens opportunities to draw into analysis, in a .