The Influence of the Religious Phenomenon in the Contemporary Society

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Ion Răcilă

University of Craiova; University of Craiova

Date Written: April 29, 2016


Social influence of the religious phenomenon, is a complex phenomenon, especially in contemporary society, which takes account of certain indicators such as: context of religious freedom, religious language or religious speech, religious affiliation, religious practice; attitudes of religious groups or religious institutions on society and on social security; the impact of specific religious groups, secret societies, mysteries on the population firms. In order to be objective and to have the right attitude towards certain aspects that define contemporary society issues on the globalization, integration, secularism, atheism indifference, pluralism, it is first necessary that these issues be carefully studied, known and understood in the context of contemporary society. The phenomenon of secularization, globalization, religious indifference, not social issues but social phenomena, specific ways of expression of contemporary society.

Keywords: religious phenomenon, secularization, globalization, pluralism, atheism

Suggested Citation

Răcilă, Ion, The Influence of the Religious Phenomenon in the Contemporary Society (April 29, 2016). Proceedings of Harvard Square Symposium: The Future of Knowledge, Volume 1, p. 85–104, April 2016. Available at SSRN: or

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