The authoritarian-laic pattern, which constitutes the dominant secularization
pattern in Tunisia, is represented by the winning party of the 2014 elections, Nidaa Tounes and its leader Essebsi, who led the liberals, leftists and the former regime factions.
in this sense could be celebrated or mourned or turned into an opportunity for the church--as it was by some theologians--but it was widely accepted as fact by sociologists of religion in the 1960s.
The correlation between modernization and Christianity in Korean history shows a classic example against secularization
theory claiming that modernization undermines religion.
What does the new mission affirmation say about these spiritual struggles between secularization
and the resurgence of religion in western Europe?
Scholars of romantic-era writing have typically conceived of secularization
through the lens of canonic lyrical poetry.
In light of his earlier work on the baskalab, it should be no surprise that Feiner's account is more than a social history of secularization
In The Sacred Canopy, Peter Berger defines secularization
as "the process by which sectors of society and culture are removed from the domination of religious institutions and symbols".
of the sacred by the "Islamic" states is alienating many Muslim citizens.
The chapters that address grand theories of secularization
include especially spirited work.
However, the book is more than just a reconsideration of natural theology, as Jager's basic argument revises (and finally rejects) a central premise of secularization
theory and an equally important belief of much Romantic literary history: namely, that Romanticism is instrumental in the secularization
of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Europe and that Romantic poets were primarily trying to overcome or abandon Christianity.
In this article the religiousness of educated Iranian youth and its type has been focused on and based on this the secularization
theory has been examined.
The Plot to Kill God: Findings from the Soviet Experiment in Secularization
, by Paul Froese.