Why God is Winning


Toft, Monica Duffy, and Timothy Samuel Shah. 2006. “Why God is Winning”. Copy at http://www.tinyurl.com/y4xjzrlg

Date Published:

Sep 1, 2006


The belief that outbreaks of politicized religion are temporary detours on the road to secularization was plausible in 1976, 1986, or even 1996. Today, the argument is untenable. As a framework for explaining and predicting the course of global politics, secularism is increasingly unsound. God is winning in global politics. And modernization, democratization, and globalization have only made him stronger.


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