The Secular City
Secularization and Urbanization in Theological Perspective
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Princeton University Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $22.95|
| Book Description: |
Since its initial publication in 1965, The Secular City has been hailed as a classic for its nuanced exploration of the relationships among the rise of urban civilization, the decline of hierarchical, institutional religion, and the place of the secular within society. Now, half a century later, this international best seller remains as relevant as when it first appeared. The book's arguments--that secularity has a positive effect on institutions, that the city can be a space...