Spring School – Religion and the Culture of Democracy

Spring School – Religion and the Culture of Democracy

IISG Photograph: Ben van Meerendonk Derivative work: Jahobr, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons Spring School „Religion and the Culture of Democracy“ Figures of AuthorityPeople – Texts – Traditions Democratic societies are currently facing a situation that has been described as a “crisis of representation” or even as “post-democracy.” The self-image of Western societies characterized by the…