Published December 2006
by Lucent Books .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||104|
Fatah, Islam, and the Al-Aqsa Martyrs\' Brigades \/ Hillel Frisch -- Conflict over Israel: the role of religion, race, party, and ideology in the U.S. House of Representatives, \/ Elizabeth A. Oldmixon, Beth Rosenson, and Kenneth D. Wald -- Third-party intervention in ethno-religious conflict: role theory, Pakistan, and war in. He is the co-author of The Arab Israeli Conflict Transformed, Fifty Years of Interstate and Ethnic Crises, (New York, State University of New York Press, ) and Bringing Religion into International Relations (Palgrave-MacMillan, ). He is the author of many articles and specializes in international and comparative politics, ethnic and. Doesn't religion cause most of the conflict in the world? This article is more than 6 years old In this extract from the book For God's Sake, one question is asked to four Australian writers with. The Role of Religion in Today’s Conflict.1 By Ms. Karen Armstrong As we are all agreed, the conflict between the Muslim world and the West is essentially political but on a popular level religion is seen as one of its root causes. Islam is regarded in the West as an .
Get this from a library! Religion and world conflict. [Ted Hodges] -- Overview of the religious aspects of various conflicts in the world and in general. Jonathan Fox (Ph.D. University of Maryland ) is currently a senior lecturer in the Political Studies department of Bar Ilan University and a Research Fellow at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies. His research interests include the influence of religion on political factors like ethnic conflict, domestic conflict and international relations as well as the "clash of civilizations. This is a good book, but not the best introduction to world religion. Amongst its outstanding attributes is 1) its intensely visual and easily accessible introduction to world religion, 2) the diversity of cultural elements that it describes in each religion, and finally 3) its academic depth, uncovering some terms and ideas not found in all introductory texts/5(). Religion is not usually the sole or even primary cause of conflict. With so much emphasis on religion as a source of conflict, the role of religion as a force in peacemaking is usually overlooked. Religious affiliation and conviction often motivates religious communities to .
WASHINGTON -- Few would argue against the notion that to solve conflict created by religious intolerance, prejudice and discrimination, it is essential to understand how religion motivates. A religious war or holy war (Latin: bellum sacrum) is a war primarily caused or justified by differences in the modern period, debates are common over the extent to which religious, economic, or ethnic aspects of a conflict predominate in a given war. According to the Encyclopedia of Wars, out of all 1, known/recorded historical conflicts, , or %, had religion as their. This book was a great help as far as understanding the basics of other religions. It helped me come to understand how people can take an idea and run with it when it comes to their view of religion; by revealing the corrupt history of many religions and their impacts on different societies and cultures/5. Religion in World Conflict by Jonathan Fox, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.