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Religion in a secular age? : The struggle for meaning in an abstracted world (Edited Book)

Ames, Stephen; Barns, Ian; Hinkson, John; James, Paul and Preece, Gordon (2018) Religion in a secular age? : The struggle for meaning in an abstracted world (Edited Book). Arena Printing and Publishing, Fitzroy. 352pp. ISBN 9780648329800

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Abstract

This book is a series of essays that examine in depth the arguments of Charles Taylor in 'A Secular Age?' The book has two parts. Part One is composed of six essays, three by Arena Editors and three by Christian thinkers. Part II is a long essay by Geoff Sharp that combines a ground-breaking interpretation of the limits of Taylor with a deepening of his developing thesis on the social being composed of constitutive levels of social abstraction, a development now in profound crisis.

Item Type: Books / Monographs
Repository Version: Metadata Only
Keywords: Religion, secular age, sociology
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: C - Systematic Theology
College/Association with University of Divinity: Trinity College Theological School
Depositing User: Dr Suman Kashyap
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2019 23:52
Last Modified: 25 Mar 2019 23:52
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/3481

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