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The Wiley-Blackwell companion to religion and social justice

Author: Michael D Palmer; Stanley M Burgess
Publisher: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
Series: Wiley-Blackwell companions to religion
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The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Religion and Social Justice brings together a team of distinguished scholars to provide a comprehensive and comparative account of social justice in the major religious traditions. The first publication to offer a comparative study of social justice for each of the major world religions, exploring viewpoints within Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, and  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael D Palmer; Stanley M Burgess
ISBN: 1444355368 1444355392 9781444355369 9781444355390
OCLC Number: 842882992
Notes: In Wiley online library.
Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 31 juillet 2012).
Description: 1 online resource (1 texte électronique (660 p.)) : fichiers HTML et PDF.
Contents: The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Religion and Social Justice; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: Major World Religions; Introduction; CHAPTER 1: Buddhism: Historical Setting; CHAPTER 2: Buddhism: Contemporary Expressions; CHAPTER 3: Christianity: Historical Setting; CHAPTER 4: Christianity: Contemporary Expressions; CHAPTER 5: Confucianism: Historical Setting; CHAPTER 6: Confucianism: Contemporary Expressions; CHAPTER 7: Hinduism: Historical Setting; CHAPTER 8: Hinduism: Contemporary Expressions; CHAPTER 9: Islam: Historical Setting. CHAPTER 10: Islam: Contemporary ExpressionsCHAPTER 11: Judaism: Historical Setting; CHAPTER 12: Judaism: Contemporary Expressions; PART II: Religious Movements and Themes; Introduction; CHAPTER 13: Bahá'í Faith; CHAPTER 14: The Quest for Justice in Revival, a Creole Religion in Jamaica; CHAPTER 15: The Muhammadiyah: A Muslim Modernist Organization in Contemporary Indonesia; CHAPTER 16: The Role of the Chief in Asante Society; CHAPTER 17: Tibetan Monastics and Social Justice; CHAPTER 18: Sangha and Society; CHAPTER 19: G'meelut Chasadim (Deeds of Kindness); CHAPTER 20: Hospitality. CHAPTER 21: Zakat: Faith and Giving in Muslim ContextsCHAPTER 22: Ecumenical and Interreligious Dialogue; PART III: Indigenous People; Introduction; CHAPTER 23: Africa: Religion and Social Justice among the Diola of Senegal, Gambia, and Guinea-Bissau; CHAPTER 24: Australia: Religion and Social Justice in a Continent of Hunter-Gatherers; CHAPTER 25: Central America: A God for the Poor --
Folk Catholicism and Social Justice among the Yucatec Maya; CHAPTER 26: Europe: The Roma People of Romania; CHAPTER 27: Middle East: The Kurds --
Religion and Social Justice of a Stateless Nation. CHAPTER 28: New Zealand: The Maori PeopleCHAPTER 29: North America: Ojibwe Culture; CHAPTER 30: Southern Asia: The Gonds of India --
A Search for Identity and Justice; PART IV: Social Justice Issues; Introduction; CHAPTER 31: Colonialism; CHAPTER 32: Abundant Life or Abundant Poverty? The Challenge for African Christianity; CHAPTER 33: AIDS, Religion, and the Politics of Social Justice in Sub-Saharan Africa; CHAPTER 34: Religion, Civil Rights, and Social Justice; CHAPTER 35: Human Rights: The South African Experience. CHAPTER 36: The "Double-Conscious" Nature of American Evangelicalism's Struggle over Civil Rights during the Progressive EraCHAPTER 37: Gender and Sexuality in the Context of Religion and Social Justice; CHAPTER 38: Beginning of Life; CHAPTER 39: Death and Dying; CHAPTER 40: Religion's Influence on Social Justice Practices Relating to Those with Disabilities; CHAPTER 41: Ecology and the Environment; CHAPTER 42: Christianity and Nonviolent Resistance; CHAPTER 43: Building Peace in the Pursuit of Social Justice; Index.
Series Title: Wiley-Blackwell companions to religion
Other Titles: Wiley online library.
Responsibility: edited by Michael D. Palmer and Stanley L. Burgess.

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