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Rethinking religion and world affairs

Author: Alfred C Stepan; Monica Duffy Toft; Timothy Samuel Shah
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on the work of leading scholars as well as policy makers and analysts, this volume offers the most comprehensive and accessible exploration to date of the major puzzles, issues, and questions  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred C Stepan; Monica Duffy Toft; Timothy Samuel Shah
ISBN: 0199827990 0199827974 9780199827992 9780199827978
OCLC Number: 978069777
Description: viii, 319 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Contributors ; Editors' Introduction: Religion and World Affairs: Blurring the Boundaries - Timothy Samuel Shah, Alfred Stepan, and Monica Duffy Toft ; Part 1: Religion, Secularism, and Secularization ; 1. Why Religion? Why Now? - J. Bryan Hehir ; 2. Rethinking Public Religions - Jose Casanova ; 3. The Politics of Secularism - Elizabeth Shakman Hurd ; Part 2: Religion, Democracy, and Human Rights ; 4. Religion, Democracy, and the <"Twin Tolerations>": Reconciling Political Freedom and Religious Autonomy - Alfred Stepan ; 5. How Should States Deal with Deep Religious Diversity: Can Anything Be Learnt from the Indian Model of Secularism? - Rajeev Bhargava ; 6. Rethinking Islam and Democracy - Robert W. Hefner ; 7. Religious Freedom, Democracy, and International Human Rights - John Witte, Jr. and M. Christian Green ; Part 3: Religion, Conflict, and Peacemaking ; 8. Religion, Terrorism, and Civil Wars - Monica Duffy Toft ; 9. What Religion Contributes to the Politics of Transitional Justice - Daniel Philpott ; Part 4: Religion, Humanitarianism, and Civil Society ; 10. Where Is the Religion? Humanitarianism, Faith, and World Affairs - Michael Barnett ; 11. Faith, Gender, and International Relations - Katherine Marshall ; 12. Religion and Development - Katherine Marshall ; 13. Interreligious Dialogue and International Relations - Thomas Banchoff ; Part 5: Religion and the Media ; 14. Islam and the Promenades of Global Media - Mehrzad Boroujerdi and Nichole J. Allem ; 15. Old Monks, New Media, and the Limits of Soulcraft: A Case Study of Burma's 2007 Saffron Revolution - Diane Winston ; Part 6: Religion and American Foreign Policy ; 16. God's Country? American Evangelicals and US Foreign Policy - Walter Russell Mead ; 17. America's International Religious Freedom Policy - Thomas F. Farr ; 18. Navigating in the Fog: Improving US Government Engagement with Religion - Frederick D. Barton, Shannon Hayden, and Karin von Hippel ; Appendix: Internet Resource Guide - M. Christian Green with Nicole Greenfield ; Index
Responsibility: edited by Timothy Samuel Shah, Alfred Stepan, and Monica Duffy Toft.

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There is an increasing recognition across the social sciences that the dominance of an epiphenomenal approach to the study of religion in world affairs has produced inadequate research and Read more...

 
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