Ross, Jeffrey Ian.

Religion and Violence : An Encyclopedia of Faith and Conflict from Antiquity to the Present. - 1 online resource (290 pages) - eBooks on Demand .

Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Editor and Contributors -- Introduction -- A -- Adams, Gerry -- Africa, North -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- African Traditional Religion -- Ağca, Mehmet Ali -- Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades -- Al-Qaeda -- Anti-Abortion Violence -- Apocalypticism -- Aryan Nations -- Asia, Central -- Asia, Southeast -- Assassins (Hashshashin) -- Atheism -- Aum Shinrikyo -- B -- Bahá'í Faith -- Beam, Louis, Jr -- Bin Laden, Osama -- Bloody Sunday -- Buddhism -- Butler, Richard Girnt -- C -- Chinese Folk Religion -- Christian Crusades -- Christian Identity Movement -- Christian Right -- Christianity -- Church Bombings -- Circumcision (Female) -- Circumcision (Male) -- Civil Disobedience -- Colonization and Christianization -- Conflict Theory -- Confucianism -- Conscientious Objection -- Coughlin, Father Charles Edward -- Creativity Movement and Church of the Creator -- Crucifixion -- D -- Danish Cartoon Crisis -- Daoism/Taoism -- Death Penalty -- Drugs -- E -- Eastern Orthodox Christianity -- Ethnicity -- Europe -- F -- Falun Gong -- G -- Gandhi, Mohandas K. -- Genocide -- Ghost Dance and Sun Dance -- Girard, René, Theories of Mimetic Violence and Scapegoating -- H -- Hajj, The -- Hamas -- Hinduism -- Hizballah -- Honor Killing -- I -- Internet -- Islam -- Islamic Fundamentalism -- Islamophobia -- Israel -- J -- Jainism -- Jewish Defense League -- Jihad -- Joan of Arc -- Judaism -- Just War Theory -- K -- Khomeini, Ayatollah Ruhollah -- King, Martin Luther, Jr -- Koresh, David -- Ku Klux Klan -- L -- Liberation Theology -- Lord's Resistance Army -- M -- Mathews, Robert Jay -- Middle East -- Millennialism -- Muhammad -- Muhammad, Elijah -- Mujahideen -- Muslim Brotherhood -- N -- Nation of Islam -- Nationalism -- Neo-Paganism -- New Religious Movements -- New World Order. News Media -- Northern Ireland -- O -- Order, The -- P -- Paisley, Ian -- Peoples Temple -- Philosophical Perspectives -- Pogroms -- Pope Urban II -- Posse Comitatus -- Pre-Christian Pagans -- Puritanism -- Q -- Quakers -- Qutb, Sayyid -- R -- Rapture, The -- Rastafari -- Redemptive Violence (Walter Wink) -- Roman Carholicism -- Rudolph, Eric Robert -- Russian Orthodox Church -- Rwandan Genocide -- S -- Sacrifice (Animal) -- Sacrifice (Human) -- Sands, Bobby -- Satanism -- Self-immolation -- Seppuku -- September 11 Attack -- Shintoism -- Sicarii -- Sikhism -- Skinheads -- South America -- Spiral of Violence -- Stigmata -- Suicide Bombing -- T -- Taliban -- Terrorism -- Theocracy -- Transcendental Meditation -- U -- Unification Church -- Unitarian Universalism -- V -- Victims -- Voodoo -- W -- Weaver, Randy -- Witchcraft -- World Trade Center Bombing -- Z -- Zionism -- Bibliography -- Index.

First Published in 2015. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor &; Francis, an informa company.

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Religions -- History -- Encyclopedias.
Violence -- History -- Encyclopedias.
Violence -- Religious aspects -- Encyclopedias.


Electronic books.

BL65.V55 -- R45555 2011

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