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The American university in a postsecular age

The American university in a postsecular age

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges -- Religion.,
  • Church and education.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-254) and index.

    Statementedited by Douglas Jacobsen, Rhonda Hustedt Jacobsen.
    ContributionsJacobsen, Douglas G. 1951-, Jacobsen, Rhonda Hustedt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV1610 .A44 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 267 p. :
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21038724M
    ISBN 100195323440
    ISBN 109780195323443
    LC Control Number2007025707

    Literature, Religion, and Postsecular Studies publishes scholarship on the influence of religion on literature and of literature on religion from the sixteenth century onward. Books in the series include studies of religious rhetoric or allegory; of the secularization of religion, ritual, and religious life; and of the emerging identity of. Read this book on Questia. Partial Faiths: Postsecular Fiction in the Age of Pynchon and Morrison by John A. McClure, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Partial Faiths: Postsecular Fiction in the Age of Pynchon and Morrison ().

    The concept of "post-secularism" comes from the later works of Jurgen Habermas and his debates with John Rawls about the place of religion in the public sphere. In the face of the contemporary ethical crisis, Habermas makes the provocative point that secular western societies need the moral and spiritual resources of religion to renew the. Mar 12,  · The Post-Secular in Question considers whether there has in fact been a religious resurgence of global dimensions in recent decades. This collection of original essays by leading academics represents an interdisciplinary intervention in the continuing and ever-transforming discussion of the role of religion and secularism in today’s world.

    May 17,  · The re-emergence of the religious in secular domains has led prominent scholars such as Jürgen Habermas and Charles Taylor to speculate about a new ‘postsecular’ age. The alleged shift from the secular to the postsecular is most visible in the spheres of . Porterfield warns that “religious pluralism” often serves as a code word in higher education for an approach to the study of religion that idealizes the positive aspects of religion and understates the negative. She argues, instead, that the academic study of religion needs to be rigorously objective and appropriately critical. Worrying that talk about a postsecular turn in American.


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