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Published: 14 December 2017

506 Pages


ISBN: 9780198801665

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Religion and Modernity

An International Comparison

Detlef Pollack and Gergely Rosta

  • Contributes to the understanding of contemporary religious developments by presenting the most important theories that deal with the relationship between religion and modernity
  • Considers how the social significance of religion changed in modern societies and examines the factors and conditions that have contributed to these changes
  • Includes empirical case studies to identify overarching patterns and determinants of religious change in modern and modernizing societies