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Hallowed secularism : theory, belief, practice

Author: Bruce Ledewitz
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this book, former Yeshiva student turned secularist Bruce Ledewitz proposes a Reformation in secular thinking. He shows that in opposition to today's aggressive Atheism, religious sources are necessary if secularism is to promote fulfilling human relationships and peaceful international relations. Amid signs that secularism is growing in unhealthy ways, Ledewitz proposes a new secular way to live, in which  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)244416653
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Ledewitz
ISBN: 9780230619524 0230619525 0230614027 9780230614024 9781349378371 1349378372
OCLC Number: 319176032
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 224 pages)
Contents: Secularists' indifference and hostility towards religion --
The roots of secularism --
The failure of secularism --
The framework of hallowed secularism --
The public life of hallowed secularism --
The local life of hallowed secularism --
The international life of hallowed secularism --
Beyond religion --
Beyond humanism --
The possibility of hope.
Responsibility: Bruce Ledewitz.

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