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Faithful to SecularismThe Religious Politics of Democracy in Ireland, Senegal, and the Philippines$
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David T. Buckley

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780231180061

Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: January 2019

DOI: 10.7312/columbia/9780231180061.001.0001

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Conclusion

Conclusion

The Future of Religion and Secular Democracy

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(p.183) Conclusion
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Faithful to Secularism
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David T. Buckley

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Columbia University Press
DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231180061.003.0009

This chapter documents some areas for future research and implications of the argument for the relationship between religion and democracy. Future research could focus on links between elite preferences and popular opinion, and on obstacles to gaining elite consensus over the twin tolerations. Benevolent secularism’s future prospects will also be shaped by international dynamics, among both religious and secular elites, that will challenge traditional alliances at the national level.

Keywords:   Religion, Democracy, Secular elites, Benevolent secularism

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