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By James K. Wellman Jr.,James K., Jr. Wellman,Scott Noegel,Sarah Culpepper Stroup,Michael Berger,Charles McDaniel,Paul Stephenson,Jon Pahl,David Atwill,Marianne Kamp,Charles Keyes,Marion Goldman,Joel Black,Bruce Lincoln

meant for college students in addition to students of faith and violence, trust and Bloodshed discusses how the connection among faith and violence isn't specific to a post-9/11 world_it has existed all through all of recorded historical past and tradition. The e-book makes transparent the advanced interactions among faith, violence, and politics to teach that faith as consistently blameless or constantly evil is faulty, and that rationalizations via faith for political energy and violence will not be new. Chronologically equipped, the e-book exhibits religiously influenced violence throughout various historic classes and cultures, relocating from the traditional to medieval to the trendy global, finishing with an essay evaluating the speeches of an old king to the speeches of the present U.S. President.

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Belief and Bloodshed: Religion and Violence across Time and Tradition by James K. Wellman Jr.,James K., Jr. Wellman,Scott Noegel,Sarah Culpepper Stroup,Michael Berger,Charles McDaniel,Paul Stephenson,Jon Pahl,David Atwill,Marianne Kamp,Charles Keyes,Marion Goldman,Joel Black,Bruce Lincoln


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