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Anthropology · Archaeology · Demography · Economics · Futurology · Phenomenology · Psychology · Religious literacy · Sociology · Theories of religion

Forms of religion

Metareligion
Familialism · Organisationalism

Designations
Ideology · Religion · Organised philosophy · Philosophy

Other designations
Anecdotal · Conceptual · Doctrinal · Inspired · Materialistic · Mother religion · Narrative · Revealed · Somatic · Statistical ·

Aspects of religion
Astronic religious industry · Astronic urreligion · Beginningness · Conceptuality · Digital evangelism · Identification · Nithism · Promulgability · Religious marketing · Religious retail

Processes
Commercialisation · Commodification · Economisation · Refoundation · Theomorphosis

Approaches to religion
Astronist naturalism · Astronist supernaturalism · Companarianism · Habitualism · Preternaturalism · Selectivism · Tactilism
Astronist theories of religion
Ambiguation principle · Disproportionalism · Diversity of Thought · Flipping The Table theory · Narrative-Conceptual Spectrum · Narrativity · Open market · Three Word model · Too Transcendent To Fail

Comparative
Centricity · Functionality · Naturality · Palpability · Validity

Devotality
(Corism · Indifferentism · Ultrism)

Religious concentricity
(Core · Miderior · Periphery)

Scale of religious expression
(Covertism · Extroversionism · Indifferentism · Introversionism · Overtism)

Religious traditions

Abrahamism · Astronicism · Dharmism · Indigenism · Iranian religions · Neopaganism · Neoreligion · Secularistic religion · Spiritualistic religion · Taoicism

List of religions by tradition

Related topics and disciplines
Astronic metaphilosophy · Disseminology · Incremology · Linealogy · Linguistic theology · Metaphilosophy · Preternology · Religious semantics · Surography
In the Astronist philosophy of religion, selectivism is a post-omnidoxical Cometanic term referring to the instance in which a person denies, downplays or even dismisses one element of a religion or philosophy whilst emphasising or promoting another element of that same belief system as a way to progress the overall cause; a colloquial term is religious cherrypicking. People are conduct such are known as selectivists.

One of the most prominent examples of selectivism is in the case of metaphoricality wherein one aspect of a religion is deemed metaphorical, often due to its blatant inconsistency with scientific evidence, while another element of that religion is considered literal despite the fact that it holds just as much scientific incompatibility with the first element.

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