Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 March 2022

880 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198834267

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The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Europe

Edited by Grace Davie and Lucian N. Leustean

Oxford Handbooks

  • Features contributions from leading scholars providing crucial insight into the religious ideas, structures, and institutions in the making of Europe
  • Introduces the building blocks of Europe's religions and the part that they played in the formation of the continent
  • Explores the relationship between religious communities and ideologies in the twentieth century - connections that play out very differently in East and West Europe
  • Examines the role of religion in the construction of the European Union from the end of the Second World War until the present day
  • Assesses the relationship between the major world religions and the idea of Europe