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The Business of Religion: A Religious Business?

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All the described shifts and trajectories in the meta-material (idealistic and organizational) spheres coexist with a more materialistic, strictly profit-oriented machinery. This machinery is related to the interface of belief, values and lifestyle—making religion a huge contemporary business that seems to get stronger every day the more instabilities, crises and uncertainty grow.

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Benedikter, R. (2022). The Business of Religion: A Religious Business?. In: Religion in the Age of Re-Globalization. Culture and Religion in International Relations. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-80857-0_9

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