The Islamization of Religion in Norway?
The majority of Norwegians believe that religion contributes to conflict. Islam is at the epicentre of public debate about religion. Does this lead to an “Islamization” of religion?
A pessimist on society and religion?
Social theorist Zygmunt Bauman sees religion more often as a problem than as a solution. Despite the worldwide emergence of fundamentalist movements, his analysis may be too pessimistic.