Secularisation by Scandal? Investigating the effects of Church scandals on Irish Catholic religious belief and affiliation.

Thesis seminar with presentation by Hugh Turpin, PhD Fellow at Aarhus University/Queen’s University Belfast

2017.03.23 | Bente Langballe Kejser

Date Mon 27 Mar
Time 10:00 12:00
Location Room 515 (Capitol) in building 1451, Jens Chr. Skous Vej 3

The thesis investigates the relationship between Church scandals and Irish Catholic secularisation. Though there is widespread agreement that ‘the scandals’ have accelerated Irish secularisation, the exact manner in which they may have done so has not been widely analysed.