This book presses us to look harder at closely held beliefs and to question deeply rooted premises and commitments with which we are perhaps too comfortable. (Richard W. Garnett, Notre Dame Law School)Smith
's book is insightful, provocative, and wonderfully engaging. The Disenchantment of Secular Discourse
challenges conventional academic wisdom and provides a welcome opportunity for others to re-examine their own positions. (Michael J. Perry, author of The Political Morality of Liberal Democracy
About the Author
Steven D. Smith is Warren Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of San Diego and Co-Executive Director of the USD Institute for Law and Religion.