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Read online Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence Completely revised and updated this new edition of i Terror in the Mind of God i incorporates the events of September into Mark Juergensmeyer s landmark study of religious terrorism Juergensmeyer explores the World Trade Center explosion Hamas suicide bombings the Tokyo subway nerve gas attack and the killing of abortion clinic doctors in the United States His personal interviews with World Trade Center bomber Mahmud Abouhalima Christian Right activist Mike Bray Hamas leaders Sheik Yassin and Abdul Azis Rantisi and Sikh political leader Simranjit Singh Mann among others take us into the mindset of those who perpetrate and support violence in the name of religion by Mark Juergensmeyer

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Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence
Title:Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence
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Number of Pages:344
Category:Religion, Non fiction, Terrorism, History, Politics, Sociology
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God in the Tumult of the Global Square: Religion in Global Civil Society, Radhasoami Reality: The Logic of a Modern Faith, Princeton Readings in Religion and Violence, Gandhi's Way: A Handbook of Conflict Resolution, Updated with a New Preface and New Case Study, Global Religions: An Introduction, The New Cold War? Religious Nationalism Confronts the Secular State, Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence, The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions, Thinking Globally: A Global Studies Reader, Global Rebellion: Religious Challenges to the Secular State, from Christian Militias to al Qaeda
Gandhi s Way provides a primer of Mahatma Gandhi s principles of moral action and conflict resolution and offers a straightforward step by step approach that can be used in any conflict at home or in business in local national or international arenas This invaluable handbook updated with a new preface and a new case study on terrorism in Northern Ireland sets out Gandhi s basic methods and illustrates them with practical examples Juergensmeyer shows how parties at odds can rise above a narrow view of self interest to find resolutions that are satisfying and beneficial to all involved He then pits Gandhi s ideas against those of other great social thinkers in a series of imaginary debates that challenge and clarify Gandhi s thinking on issues of violence anger and love He also provides a Gandhian critique of Gandhi himself and offers viable solutions to some of the gaps in Gandhian theory br b i Gandhi s Way A Handbook of Conflict Resolution i was previously published as i Fighting with Gandhi i and i Fighting Fair i b, Will the religious confrontations with secular authorities around the world lead to a new Cold War Mark Juergensmeyer paints a provocative picture of the new religious revolutionaries altering the political landscape in the Middle East South Asia Central Asia and Eastern Europe Impassioned Muslim leaders in Egypt Palestine and Algeria political rabbis in Israel militant Sikhs in India and triumphant Catholic clergy in Eastern Europe are all players in Juergensmeyer s study of the explosive growth of religious movements that decisively reject Western ideas of secular nationalism br br Juergensmeyer revises our notions of religious revolutions Instead of viewing religious nationalists as wild eyed anti American fanatics he reveals them as modern activists pursuing a legitimate form of politics He explores the positive role religion can play in the political life of modern nations even while acknowledging some religious nationalists proclivity to violence and disregard of Western notions of human rights Finally he situates the growth of religious nationalism in the context of the political malaise of the modern West Noting that the synthesis of traditional religion and secular nationalism yields a religious version of the modern nation state Juergensmeyer claims that such a political entity could conceivably embrace democratic values and human rights, Why has the turn of the twenty first century been rocked by a new religious rebellion From al Qaeda to Christian militias to insurgents in Iraq a strident new religious activism has seized the imaginations of political rebels around the world Building on his groundbreaking book i The New Cold War Religious Nationalism Confronts the Secular State i Mark Juergensmeyer here provides an up to date road map through this complex new religious terrain Basing his discussion on interviews with militant activists and case studies of rebellious movements Juergensmeyer puts a human face on conflicts that have become increasingly abstract He revises our notions of religious revolution and offers positive proposals for responding to religious activism in ways that will diminish the violence and lead to an accommodation between radical religion and the secular world, Completely revised and updated this new edition of i Terror in the Mind of God i incorporates the events of September into Mark Juergensmeyer s landmark study of religious terrorism Juergensmeyer explores the World Trade Center explosion Hamas suicide bombings the Tokyo subway nerve gas attack and the killing of abortion clinic doctors in the United States His personal interviews with World Trade Center bomber Mahmud Abouhalima Christian Right activist Mike Bray Hamas leaders Sheik Yassin and Abdul Azis Rantisi and Sikh political leader Simranjit Singh Mann among others take us into the mindset of those who perpetrate and support violence in the name of religion