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Miracles in the Modern World

How do contemporary cultures account for the miraculous? In addition to advancing scientific and religious explanations,¬†Loring Danforth and Thomas Heffernan¬†say that in some modern societies miracles create bonds that affirm their social distinctiveness. At the time of the interview, Danforth, … Continue reading

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