By Charles TAYLOR

where of faith in society has replaced profoundly within the previous few centuries, fairly within the West. In what's going to be a defining publication for our time, Taylor takes up the query of what those alterations suggest, and what, accurately, occurs while a society turns into one within which religion is just one human danger between others.

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