Ch. 5, Peter Linford, “Deeds of Power: Respect for Religion in STDS9”

How does Linford explain Bajoran religion in terms of its theology and behavior?

According to scholars, how does sci-fi generally portray or characterize religion?

How does the feel or style of TNG differ from DS9 and why does this influence how each series addresses religion?

What’s the author’s point about Sisko’s struggle with his role as Emissary?