By Russell T. McCutcheon
By Russell T. McCutcheon
By Lynn Rapaport
By Peter Redpath
By Steve Tsang
By Linell E. Cady,Sheldon W. Simon
A significant new contribution to comparative and multidisciplinary scholarship at the alignment of faith and violence within the modern international, with a unique concentrate on South and Southeast Asia.
Religion and clash in South and Southeast Asia indicates how this region is the location of modern and rising democracies, a excessive measure of non secular pluralism, the biggest Muslim populations on the planet, and a number of other well-organized terrorist teams, making realizing of the dynamics of non secular clash and violence rather pressing. by means of bringing students from spiritual reports, political technological know-how, sociology, anthropology and diplomacy into dialog with one another, this volume brings a lot wanted consciousness to the function of faith in fostering violence within the sector and addresses suggestions for its containment or solution. the lack of alternative literature at the intersection of faith, politics and violence in modern South and Southeast Asia makes the timing of this ebook quite relevant.
This e-book will of serious curiosity to complex undergraduate and postgraduate scholars of Asian politics, defense stories and clash studies.
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By Ezra Chitando,Afe, Dr Adogame,Bolaji, Dr Bateye,Ezra, Professor Chitando
The historiography of African religions and religions in Africa provides a outstanding shift from the examine of 'Africa as item' to 'Africa as Subject', therefore translating the topic from obscurity into the worldwide group of the educational learn of faith. This booklet offers a special multidisciplinary exploration of African traditions within the examine of faith in Africa and the hot African diaspora. The ebook is based lower than 3 major sections - rising developments within the instructing of African Religions; Indigenous idea and Spirituality; and Christianity, Hinduism and Islam. participants drawn from different African and international contexts situate present scholarly traditions of the learn of African religions in the purview of educational come across and exchanges with non-African students and non-African contexts. African students increase the research of religions from their respective educational and methodological orientations. Jacob Kehinde Olupona stands proud as a pioneer within the socio-scientific interpretation of African indigenous faith and religions in Africa. This publication is to his honour and marks his big contribution to an rising box of analysis and research.
By Marian Burchardt,Monika Wohlrab-Sahr,Matthias Middell
Questions of secularity and modernity became globalized, yet such a lot experiences nonetheless specialise in the West. This quantity breaks new floor via relatively exploring advancements in 5 components of the realm, a few of which have been hitherto located on the margins of overseas scholarly discussions: Africa, the Arab global, East Asia, South Asia, and vital and jap Europe.
In theoretical phrases, the publication examines 3 key dimensions of contemporary secularity: historic pathways, cultural meanings, and international entanglements of secular formations. The contributions exhibit how variations in those dimensions are associated with particular histories of non secular and ethnic range, approaches of state-formation and nation-building. in addition they show how secularities are severely formed via civilizational encounters, approaches of globalization, colonial conquest, and missionary hobbies, and the way entanglements among varied territorially grounded notions of secularity or among neighborhood cultures and transnational secular arenas spread over time.