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  • Minority Religions in Europe and the Middle East

    Mapping and Monitoring

    Edited by George D. Chryssides

    Minority religions, not only New Religious Movements, are explored in this innovative book including the predicament of ancient religions such as Zoroastrianism, ’old new’ religions such as Baha’i, and traditional religions that are minorities elsewhere. Exploring mapping and monitoring,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Inform Series on Minority Religions and Spiritual Movements

  • Critical Perspectives on Terrorism

    Civilization, Liquidisation, Radicalisation

    By Robert Imre, Joshua Snider

    Critical Perspectives on Terrorism provides an examination of the socio-political phenomenon of terrorism at three different interdisciplinary levels. Filling an important gap in the literature, this book covers the theoretical treatment of modern religious and political violence by analyzing three…

    Hardback – 2016-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Hindu Nationalism, History and Identity in India

    Narrating a Hindu past under the BJP

    By Lars Tore Flaten

    When the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) assumed power in India in 1998 as the largest party of the National Democratic Alliance, it soon became evident that it prioritized educational reforms. In 2002, under BJP rule, a reorganization of the National Council of Educational Research…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • Development Across Faith Boundaries

    Edited by Anthony Ware, Matthew Clarke

    Faith-based organisations (FBOs) have long been recognised as having an advantage in delivering programs and interventions amongst communities of the same faith. However, many FBOs today work across a variety of contexts, including with local partners and communities of different faiths. Likewise,…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Dissent, Protest and Dispute in Africa

    Edited by Toyin Falola, Emmanuel Mbah

    This book provides unique and detailed perspectives on different aspects of dissent, protest and disputes and how these have, in turn, continued to pose challenges in Africa. The contributors argue that, dissent, protest and most forms of disputes in Africa are the result of daily challenges that…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Global Africa

  • Political and Humanitarian Responses to Syrian Displacement

    By Sarah Deardorff Miller

    This book examines Syrian displacement since the start of the 2011 conflict. It considers how neighboring refugee-hosting states--namely Jordan, Turkey and Lebanon--have responded to Syrian refugees, as well as how the international humanitarian community has assisted and protected refugees and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-14 
    Routledge

  • Public Commissions on Cultural and Religious Diversity. Volume I

    Comparisons, Challenges and Impact

    By Solange Lefebvre, Patrice Brodeur

    The question of how to manage cultural and religious diversity has found expression in several countries through the creation of government-initiated public commissions. These commissions have produced carefully written reports on the contexts and challenges regarding national identity and the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Subcultures and Violent Radicalisation

    By Daniela Pisoiu

    What role do subcultures play in the radicalisation of Islamist, right-wing and left-wing groups? How are the norms of subcultures adopted by radicalised individuals and reflected in their lifestyle, identity and choices? Violent radicalisation is often portrayed as a deviant behaviour resulting…

    Hardback – 2016-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Politics of Religion and Nationalism

    Federalism, Consociationalism and Seccession

    Edited by Ferran Requejo, Klaus-Jurgen Nagel

    There are numerous examples of how religion and nationalism intertwine. In some cases, a common religion is the fundamental marker of a nation’s identity, whereas in others secular nationalism tries to hold together people of different religious beliefs. This book examines the link between…

    Paperback – 2016-09-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

  • Sensible Religion

    By Christopher Lewis, Dan Cohn-Sherbok

    Around the globe religion is under attack. Humanists, secularists and atheists depict believers as deluded and dangerous. The aim of this book is to challenge this perception. Sensible Religion defends the validity and emphasises the excitement of the religious quest across the faiths. It…

    Paperback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge

  • The History of Human Rights Society in Singapore

    1965-2015

    Edited by Jiyoung Song

    Singapore is known for its remarkable economic success while its strict laws on freedom of speech, drugs, vandalism, homosexuality and public protest have been legitimised in the name of maintaining public order, racial harmony and internal security for this success. Lee Kuan Yew’s ‘Asian values’…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Negotiating Religion

    Cross-disciplinary perspectives

    Edited by Francois Guesnet, Cecile Laborde, Lois Lee

    Negotiating religious diversity, as well as negotiating different forms and degrees of commitment to religious belief and identity, constitutes a major challenge for all societies. Recent developments such as the ‘de-secularisation’ of the world, the transformation and globalisation of religion and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-18 
    Routledge

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