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The On Being Project

Peter Berger and Rosabeth Moss Kanter

Globalization and the Rise of Religion

Experts once predicted that as the world grew more modern, religion would decline. Precisely the opposite has proven true; religious movements are surging and driving "alternative globalizations" across the world. Two leading thinkers offer a penetrating view of how and why religion of all kinds is shaping the global economy and political order.
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  • Peter Berger

    Peter Berger

    is Director of the Institute on Culture, Religion and World Affairs at Boston University.

  • Rosabeth Moss Kanter

    Rosabeth Moss Kanter

    is Ernest L. Arbuckle Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. She's the author of World Class: Thriving Locally in the Global Economy.