By Anthony B. Pinn

who're the "Nones"? What does humanism say approximately race, faith and pop culture? How do race, faith and pop culture tell and have an effect on humanism?

The demographics of the USA are altering, marked so much profoundly by means of the religiously unaffiliated, or what we need to come to name the "Nones". unfold throughout generations within the usa, this workforce features a wide variety of philosophical and ideological views, from a few in keeping with a number of sorts of theism to people who are atheistic, and all kinds of mixtures in among. related adjustments to demographics are occurring in Europe and somewhere else.

Humanism: Essays on Race, faith and pop culture provides a much-needed humanities-based research and outline of humanism relating to those cultural markers. while such a lot present research makes an attempt to give an explanation for humanism during the common and social sciences (the "what" of life), Anthony B. Pinn explores humanism relating to "how" existence is prepared, socialized, ritualized, and framed. This ground-breaking e-book brings jointly outdated and new essays on quite a lot of subject matters and issues, from the African-American adventure, to the improvement of humanist church buildings, and the lyrics of Jay Z.

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