Charles Taylor

A review of ‘Reimagining Zen in a Secular age: Charles Taylor and Zen Buddhism in the West’
Charles Taylor’s discussion of secularity has provided secular Buddhists with important conceptual tools to avoid the false dichotomy between the ‘secular’ and ‘religious’ aspects of life. James M. Shields reviews a 2020 book by Andre van der Braak which explores the connection between Charles Taylor’s notion of secularity and Zen Buddhism.