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By T. Ngo,J. Quijada

Atheist Secularism and Its Discontents takes a comparative method of realizing faith lower than communism, arguing that communism used to be indispensable to the worldwide event of secularism. Bringing jointly major researchers whose paintings spans the Eurasian continent, it indicates that appropriating faith was once imperative to Communist political practices.

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