Religion in Britain evaluates and sheds light on thereligious situation in twenty-first century Britain; it exploresthe country's increasing secularity alongsidereligion's growing presence in public debate, and the impactof this paradox on Britain's society.
* Describes and explains the religious situation in twenty-firstcentury Britain
* Based on the highly successful Religion in Britain Since1945 (Blackwell, 1994) but extensively revised with themajority of the text re-written to reflect the currentsituation
* Investigates the paradox of why Britain has become increasinglysecular and how religion is increasingly present in public debatecompared with 20 years ago
* Explores the impact this paradox has on churches, faithcommunities, the law, politics, education, and welfare