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Religion and Contemporary Liberalism

by Weithman, Paul J. A

  • ISBN: 9780268016593
  • ISBN10: 0268016593

Religion and Contemporary Liberalism

by Weithman, Paul J. A

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  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press
  • Publish date: 05/01/1997
  • ISBN: 9780268016593
  • ISBN10: 0268016593
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Description: Political philosophy in the English-speaking world has been dominated for more than two decades by various versions of liberal theory, which holds that political inquiry should proceed without reference to religious view. Although a number of philosophers have contested this stance, no one has succeeded in dislodging liberalism from its position of dominance

The most interesting challenges to liberalism have come from those outside of the discipline of philosophy. Sociologists, legal scholars, and religious ethicists have attacked liberalism's embodiment in practice, arguing that liberal practice -- particularly in the United States -- has produced a culture which trivializes religion. This culture, they argue, is at odds with the beliefs and practices of large numbers of citizens.

In the past, disciplinary barriers have limited scholarly exchange among philosophical liberals and their theological, sociological and legal critics. Religion and Contemporary Liberalism makes an important step towards increased dialogue among these scholars. A collection of original papers by philosophers, sociologists, theologians, and legal theorists, this volume will spark considerable debate in philosophy -- debate which will be significant for all of those concerned with the place of religion within a liberal society.

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