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Sacred and Secular
Language: en
Pages: 329
Authors: Pippa Norris
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-09-27 - Publisher:

Sacred and Secular examines the validity of the secularization thesis.
Sacred and Secular
Language: en
Pages: 329
Authors: Pippa Norris
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

The belief that religion was dying became the conventional wisdom in the social sciences during most of the 20th century. However, religion has not disappeared and is unlikely to do so, and the secularization thesis needs updating. This text develops a theory of secularization and existential security.
Sacred and Secular
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Pippa Norris, Ronald Inglehart
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-17 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book develops a theory of existential security. It demonstrates that the publics of virtually all advanced industrial societies have been moving toward more secular orientations during the past half century, but also that the world as a whole now has more people with traditional religious views than ever before.
Sacred and Secular
Language: en
Pages: 375
Authors: Associate Director of the Joan Shorenstein Center Pippa Norris, Pippa Norris, Ronald Inglehart
Categories: Religion and politics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

"This book develops a theory of secularization and existential security, demonstrating that the publics of virtually all advanced industrial societies have been moving toward more secular orientations during the past fifty years, but also that the world as a whole now has more people with traditional religious views than ever
Morality Politics in a Secular Age
Language: en
Pages: 301
Authors: Eva-Maria Euchner
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-02 - Publisher: Springer

"Euchner’s carefully researched and cogently argued study of morality politics in Europe adds an outstanding piece of research to the ever growing literature on religion and politics. Its combination of quantitative and qualitative comparative analysis involving a novel data set and cross-policy perspectives demonstrates persuasively the role of religion as