Sacred and Secular Agency in Early Modern France
Fragments of Religion
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Bloomsbury Academic|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $39.95|
| Book Description: |
The opposition between 'religion' and 'modernity' has long held the status of a self-evident truth. Recently, however, there has been a growing realization that religion has not died out and may be more compatible with modern society than previously assumed.This development is particularly striking in France where la#65533;cit#65533; has long been the official doctrine.
How did religion become opposed to the secular and modern? If distinctions between sacred and...