chapter  8
18 Pages

When Religions of Difference Grow Softer

WithPål Repstad

Based mainly at the University of Agder, over 20 part-time researchers and three doctoral students for some years have been studying religious change in the Norwegian region of Sørlandet, also called Agder. The project has been named ‘Gud på Sørlandet’ in Norwegian, which can be translated into ‘God in the Southern Country’. The time span of our study has been the last 50 years or so.