Tuesday, 26 February 2008

Religious wars may not be the shape of things to come

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A fascinating article here by Alan Wolfe writing in the Atlantic, discovered via our favourite website, Arts and Letters Daily.

Responding to predictions that the 21st century will be one dominated by wars of religion (as suggested by the Economist last autumn), Wolfe argues that, despite evidence for growing religiosity, the global trend is still toward secularisation.