POLITICS & RELIGION: TALKING ABOUT IT ISN’T TABOO

We know the popular advice. Don’t talk about politics and religion during a dinner party because to do so would only result in a social misstep or something worse. Many consider it a volatile social cocktail. That is precisely why we shouldn’t be afraid to mix the two in any discussion. And by refraining from […]

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Is There a Relationship Between Politics, Religion, and Personality?

What Does the Research About Personality Show Us? Research studies have consistently shown an association (a correlation) between personality and political and religious views. Conservatives are different from liberals. Likewise the non-religious, the mainline religious, and the fundamentalist religious differ from one another.These studies have found that certain types of personality traits are more likely […]

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Politics, Religion and Political Theology

Wide range of disciplinary perspectives in the humanities, political theory, history, law and religious studies One of the few volumes on political theology current with both a broad construal of the topic as a whole and specific discussions of key concepts such as conscience, secularism, and toleration Contemporary investigation of political theology in light of thinkers […]

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