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Author Appleby, R. Scott, 1956-

Title The ambivalence of the sacred : religion, violence, and reconciliation / R. Scott Appleby.

Publication Info. Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2000]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  201.727 A648A    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 429 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict series
Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict series.
Note "Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict, Carnegie Corporation of New York."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-406) and index.
Contents The growing end of an argument -- Religion's violent accomplices -- Violence as a sacred duty: patterns of religious extremism -- Militants for peace -- Reconciliation and the politics of forgiveness -- Religion and conflict transformation -- The promise of internal pluralism: human rights and religious mission -- Ambivalence as opportunity: strategies for promoting religious peacebuilding.
Subject Social conflict -- Religious aspects.
Peace -- Religious aspects.
Added Author Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict.
ISBN 0847685543 hardcover alkaline paper
9780847685547 hardcover alkaline paper
0847685551 paperback
9780847685554 paperback
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