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By James K. A. Smith

After Modernity? addresses a cluster of questions and matters chanced on on the nexus of globalization and faith. This exact quantity learn quite a few religious-especially Christian-evaluations of and responses to globalization. specifically, the ebook considers the hyperlinks between globalization, capitalism and secularization-and the ways that "religion" is (or could be) deployed to deal with quite a number "hot button" themes. With cross-disciplinary analyses, the gathering argues constantly for the need of a "post-secular" review of globalization that unapologetically attracts at the assets of Christian religion. The "conservative radicalism" represented in those contributions will resonate with a wide viewers of students and voters who search to place religion into action.

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