chapter  6
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Questioning Secularization? Church and Religion in Poland

Sociologists commonly acknowledge the fact that no significant retreat from religion has taken place in Poland during the last few decades. One can hardly expect, however, the trends of secularization to be equally insignificant at all levels, i.e. the macro, meso and micro levels (Dobbelaere 1981, 2002). The aim of this chapter is to examine the situation carefully.