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Fostering Dialogue in an Age of Religious Tension

Writer and theologian Harvey Cox says the current rise of religious fundamentalism stems in part from a disillusionment with modern technology. He has also witnessed the increasing politicization of religious messages. Cox joins Fresh Air to discuss the current state of interfaith relations in the United States and abroad.


Other segments from the episode on January 25, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 25, 1989: Interview with Harvey Cox; Review of two new CDs by the Cleveland Symphony Orchestra; Interview with Eva Hoffman; Commentary on the word "hoosier."


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