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Salt of the Earth : Religious Resilience in a Secular Age (Hardcover) (Martyn Percy)

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This is a sparkling collection of essays by one of Britain's best-known and acute commentators of the church scene and of contemporary religious life. Martyn Percy explores new liberalism, the churches and human rights in the European Union, football and religion, pilgrimage, demonology, common spirituality, religious attitudes to nudity, and the relationship between religion and advertising. The argument running throughout this book is that despite claims--and the appearance--of increasing secularity, the influence of religious themes and values on our everyday life remains pervasive.
Number of Pages: 400
Genre: Social Science
Series Title: Religious Studies: Bloomsbury Academic Collections
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Author: Martyn Percy
Language: English
Street Date: October 6, 2016
TCIN: 51734961
UPC: 9781474281553
Item Number (DPCI): 248-30-3427
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