Book Discussion on A Secular Age

Charles Taylor was awarded the the 2008 Henry Paolucci/Walter Bagehot Book Award for his book, A Secular Age. In the book, Professor Taylor… read more

Charles Taylor was awarded the the 2008 Henry Paolucci/Walter Bagehot Book Award for his book, A Secular Age. In the book, Professor Taylor looks at the history of secularism and its relationship to religion. During this event Charles Taylor received the award, talked about his book, and responded to audience members' questions. 

Charles Taylor is professor emeritus of philosophy at McGill University. He is the author of Sources of the Self: The Making of the Modern Identity and The Ethics of Authenticity. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on A Secular Age

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Wilmington, Delaware, United States
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Nov 15, 2008
Last Aired:
Nov 16, 2008

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  • Nov 15, 2008 | 6:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 16, 2008 | 8:28am EST | C-SPAN 2
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