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Violence as worship : religious wars in the age of globalization

Author: Hans G Kippenberg
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2011.
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The book views religious violence as a special type of social action and analyzes the world views and scripts of modern militant religious communities as well as those of their opponents.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans G Kippenberg
ISBN: 9780804768726 0804768722 9780804768733 0804768730
OCLC Number: 612348841
Notes: "Originally published in German under the title Gewalt als Gottesdienst."
Description: viii, 286 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Violent religious practices --
The growth of social communities in the age of globalization --
Faith communities as actors in civil society --
The People's Temple --
Every day Ashura, every tomb Kerbala : Iran 1977-1981 --
"The party of God" intervenes in the war : Lebanon 1975-2000 --
Israel's wars of redemption --
Fighting for the foundational land (waqf) of Palestine --
American Protestants prepare the way for the eschatological battlefield in Palestine --
September 11, 2001 : a raid (ghazwa) on the path of God --
The war of the USA against terror, a war without borders --
Concluding remarks : wars of religion in the age of globalization.
Other Titles: Gewalt als Gottesdienst.
Responsibility: Hans G. Kippenberg ; translated by Brian McNeil.
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