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None of the AboveNonreligious Identity in the US and Canada$
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Joel Thiessen and Sarah Wilkins-Laflamme

Print publication date: 2020

Print ISBN-13: 9781479817399

Published to NYU Press Scholarship Online: January 2021

DOI: 10.18574/nyu/9781479817399.001.0001

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We Are Just as Moral … If Not More!

We Are Just as Moral … If Not More!

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(p.92) 3 We Are Just as Moral … If Not More!
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None of the Above
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Joel Thiessen

Sarah Wilkins-Laflamme

Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:10.18574/nyu/9781479817399.003.0004

This material examines the different ways that the affiliated and unaffiliated talk about, define, and measure morality. Analysis and discussion centers on the ways that the actively religious, marginally religious, and the five subtypes of religious nones view a wide range of social and political issues, including abortion, same-sex marriage, women in the workforce, environmental laws and spending, government aid to the disadvantaged, and immigration. This chapter builds on the regional analysis throughout the book, demonstrating where and why some pockets of the population—affiliated and unaffiliated—seem to be more liberal or conservative on different social and political issues.

Keywords:   abortion, environmental laws, government aid, immigration, morality, religious nones, political issues, regional analysis, same-sex marriage, women in the workforce

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