Secular religion
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Abstract: In this entry I explore how the term the “secular” has come to be understood in the social sciences, religious studies, and philosophy. Following Talal Asad, Jürgen Habermas, and Charles Tay…

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Sindre Bangstad, “Secular religion”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 21 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2016

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