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Beyond Church and State: Democracy, Secularism, and Conversion,9781107026094
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Beyond Church and State: Democracy, Secularism, and Conversion

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9781107026094

ISBN10:
1107026091
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
5/31/2013
Publisher(s):
Cambridge Univ Pr
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Summary

Secularism is often imagined in Thomas Jefferson's words as "a wall of separation between Church & State." Religion, Politics, and Democracy moves past that standard picture to argue that secularism is a process that reshapes both religion and politics. Borrowing a term from religious traditions, the book goes further to argue that this process should be understood as a process of conversion. Matthew Scherer studies Saint Augustine, John Locke, John Rawls, Henri Bergson, and Stanley Cavell to present a more accurate picture of what secularism is, what it does, and how it can be reimagined to be more conducive to genuine democracy.


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