Did you miss the panel “Discussing the Nones: What They Say About the Category Religion and American Society” at the American Academy of Religion meetings in Baltimore last month? Our own Prof. Steven Ramey joined Chip Callahan (Missouri), Sean McCloud (UNC Charlotte), Monica Miller (Lehigh University) and Patricia O’Connell Killen (Gonzaga) for a lively panel discussion that is now available for your viewing pleasure. Steven and Monica have already written about their responses to the panel here. Now you can watch it for yourself, with a new segment posted each day this week.
All five panelists join in a spirited discussion of their agreements, disagreements, and the implications for the academic study of religion.
This segment features Patricia O’Connell Killen (Academic Vice President, Gonzaga University) responding to the panel, challenging other panelists to attend to the differences between forms of statistical data and to suggest approaches for moving forward.
This segment is the roundtable discussion that followed the panelists brief presentations.