Sociohistorical changes of the Axial Age and the Renaissance, sociological views on modernity and its contemporary challenges, and key features of modernity as identified in the Bahá’í writings as "the universal awakening of historical consciousness."
The Permanence of Change:
Contemporary Sociological and Bahá'í Perspectives
published in Journal of Bahá'í Studies
, 18, pages 41-76
Ottawa: Association for Baha'i Studies North America, 2008