Learn about how Alexis de Tocqueville, author of Democracy in America (1835), viewed democracy, freedom, and religion.
Consider how Christian churches confronted their legacy of antisemitism in the years following the Holocaust.
In this essay collection, scholars from across the disciplines connect the history of religious freedom in America to timely debates around religion in today's democracies.
Very few of us can now claim to have just one national or ethnic identity. Increasingly, we share some parts of our identity with people who live elsewhere. Globalization has also changed our perception of who is like us and who is different. In this section we will explore how people’s sense of belonging and identity are changing.