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Non-religious young people in Britain possess a range of different identities

Madge, Nicola and Hemming, Peter J. (2017) Non-religious young people in Britain possess a range of different identities. Religion and the Public Sphere (15 Feb 2017). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In a recent article for the Journal of Youth Studies, Nicola Madge and Peter J Hemming draw on findings from the Youth On Religion study to explore the meaning of non-religious identities. They find that young people display a wide range of non-religious identities with different levels of religiosity, and that being non-religious does not confer an automatic identity. There is also considerable fluidity of religious identity and behaviour, over time and depending on setting.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/religionpublicsphere/
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BL Religion
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > Religion and the Public Sphere
Date Deposited: 10 May 2017 14:40
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2019 23:23
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/76426

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