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Descriptor in English: Religion
Descriptor in Spanish: Religión
Descriptor in Portuguese: Religião
Descriptor in French: Religion
Entry term(s): Beliefs, Religious
Ethic, Religious
Prayer
Prayers
Religions
Religious Belief
Religious Beliefs
Religious Ethics
Tree number(s): K01.844
SP2.021.037.020.095
SP3.001.037.033.054
Scope note: A set of beliefs concerning the nature, cause, and purpose of the universe, especially when considered as the creation of a superhuman agency. It usually involves devotional and ritual observances and often a moral code for the conduct of human affairs. (Random House Collegiate Dictionary, rev. ed.)
Allowable Qualifiers: HI history
History Note: RELIGION AND SOCIOLOGY was heading 1963-65
See also the descriptors: Mental Healing MeSH
Secularism MeSH
DeCS UI: 12489
Descriptor UI: D012067
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2002/07/02
Religion - Preferred
Concept UI M0018754
Scope note A set of beliefs concerning the nature, cause, and purpose of the universe, especially when considered as the creation of a superhuman agency. It usually involves devotional and ritual observances and often a moral code for the conduct of human affairs. (Random House Collegiate Dictionary, rev. ed.)
Preferred term Religion
Entry term(s) Religions
Religious Beliefs - Narrower
Concept UI M0018755
Preferred term Religious Beliefs
Entry term(s) Beliefs, Religious
Religious Belief
Religious Ethics - Narrower
Concept UI M0018756
Preferred term Religious Ethics
Entry term(s) Ethic, Religious
Prayer - Narrower
Concept UI M0018758
Preferred term Prayer
Entry term(s) Prayers



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