First academic journal on secularism and nonreligion to debut in January (via CNN Belief Blog)

It’s great to see research on Nonreligion finally getting out there into the mainstream. What isn’t great is that all the links in this post go to the ISSSR – and little reference is made to the Nonreligion and Secularity Research Network (NSRN) who are equal partners in this.

Check them out online at http://www.nsrn.co.uk or follow them on Twitter.

I could also comment on how secularism, nonreligion, atheism etc are not the same thing and should not be treated as such… but that would take too long and it is a Sunday morning!

By Dan Gilgoff, CNN.com Religion Editor (CNN) — It’s turning out to be a banner year for nonbelievers. First came the publication of a secular Bible. Then we saw the birth of the first American college major in secularism. This week, it’s the launch of the world’s first academic journal dedicated to the themes of secularism and nonreligion. The journal, to be called Secularism and Nonreligion, will begin publishing in January as a joint project … Read More

via CNN Belief Blog

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About Chris

Scholar of religion/nonreligion... PhD Student (Lancaster University), blogger, singer, actor, thinker... Northern Irish living in Scotland. Co-founder of The Religious Studies Project. Director at the NSRN. Baritone masquerading as a tenor. Vegetarian for no particular reason.

One response to “First academic journal on secularism and nonreligion to debut in January (via CNN Belief Blog)”

  1. Michael Hampson says :

    “I could also comment on how secularism, nonreligion, atheism etc are not the same thing and should not be treated as such”

    That distinction is, actually, what makes your work and your writing so very important – far more important, in fact, than any journal that still confounds all three.

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