July, 2008

The New Public Face of Religion


Note: The complete version of this article can be found my “Dispatches from the Beltway” column at ReligionDispatches.org. The release of the massive American Religious Landscape Survey by the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life this week provides a new window into an old question that has preoccupied sociologists for more than a century: Can religious traditions, with their particularity and ancient roots, survive amidst the pluralism of the […]