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Religious Fundamentalism and Political Extremism (Cass Series--Totalitarian Movements and Political Religions)

by L. Weinberg

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political activism,
  • Religious conflict,
  • 21st century,
  • Religion and politics,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Violence,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Biblical Studies - General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • General,
  • Radicalism,
  • Religious fundamentalism,
  • Bible - Study - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7800553M
    ISBN 100714654922
    ISBN 109780714654928

    (). Religion and Terrorism: Christian Fundamentalism and Extremism. Terrorism and Political Violence: Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. The return of martyrdom: honour, death, and immortality / Benjamin Beit-Hallahmi --Two religious meaning systems, one political belief system: religiosity, alternative religiosity, and political extremism / Daphna Canetti-Nisim --Religious violence and the myth of fundamentalism / Michael Barkun --The uniqueness of Islamic fundamentalism and.

    Though this book is about a decade old, it doesn't feel that way as Reza Aslan explores the impact of Islamic, Jewish, and Christian fundamentalism and how the political aspirations of these groups prevent peace from taking place in the Middle East. He writes clearly and helps one understand the religious and political underpinnings of this region.4/5. "The politics, educational policies, and social values perpetuated by Christian fundamentalists are exposed in this critical perspective on the religious rights role in American society. Statistics and studies of the movement are offered that provide insight into the causes and characteristics of fundamentalism and its effects on minority groups including women, children, African 3/5(1).

    Fundamentalism usually has a religious connotation that indicates unwavering attachment to a set of irreducible beliefs. However, fundamentalism has come to be applied to a tendency among certain groups – mainly, although not exclusively, in religion – that is characterized by a markedly strict literalism as it is applied to certain specific scriptures, dogmas, or ideologies, . Fundamentalism is shrouded in ignorance, backed by authoritarianism, and places an enormous amount of trust in individual leaders. To free us of the religious chokehold, citizens must recognize, and actively vote against the powerful political machine of the Fundamentalist Christian right.


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This book explores the relationships between fundamentalist religious belief, political extremism and outbreaks of religiously inspired violence. Is the post-Cold War world increasingly violent and Reviews: 1. 1st Edition Published on Ma by Routledge This book explores the relationships between fundamentalist religious belief, political extremism and outbr Religious Fundamentalism and Political Extremism - 1st Edition.

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Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 23 November Pub. location London. Back to book. chapter 1. This book explores the relationships between fundamentalist religious belief, political extremism and outbreaks of religiously inspired violence.

Is the post-Cold War world increasingly violent and Author: Ami Pedahzur. Others are quick to suggest that religion itself―all religion―is the root of extremist is the first book to journey to the heart of religious militancy.

Neil J. Kressel, who has spent decades researching genocide, terrorism, and anti-Semitism, brings to bear the insights of psychology and social science on this significant 5/5(1). Its author Sathianathan Clarke provides an accessible introduction to the phenomenon of fundamentalism across three great religious traditions, while also satisfying the demands of the probing theorist and the creative theologian.

With this fusion of clarity, erudition, and constructive theological imagination, /5(3). The September 11 terrorist attacks on the United States brought attention to Islamic fundamentalism and extremism.

This led to investment in educational reforms and programs on peace education. “Alarmed by violent terror in the name of religion the public, media and politicians easily get lost in the terminological morass of "radicalisation", "fundamentalism" and "extremism".

Douglas Pratt's book provides a necessary, rigorous and accessible interrogation of these concepts and. This book explores the relationships between fundamentalist religious belief, political extremism and outbreaks of religiously inspired violence.

Is the post-Cold War world increasingly violent and is this violence the result of strident religious understandings of how societies should be organized?Brand: Taylor And Francis. The return of martyrdom: honour, death, and immortality / Benjamin Beit-Hallahmi --Two religious meaning systems, one political belief system: religiosity, alternative religiosity, and political extremism / Daphna Canetti-Nisim --Religious violence and the myth of fundamentalism / Michael Barkun --The uniqueness of Islamic fundamentalism and the fourth wave of international.

Religion and Terrorism: Christian Fundamentalism and Extremism. The history and identity of fundamentalism is complex. Religious fundamentalism names an ideological perspective found in most, if not all, major religions and is currently associated with variant forms of extremism and religiously-motivated acts of violence, including by: A discussion of a model of fundamentalism as applied to Islam will provide a comparative basis for assessing Christian fundamentalism and extremism, so Author: Douglas Pratt.

The September 11 terrorist attacks on the United States brought attention to Islamic fundamentalism and extremism. This led to investment in educational reforms and programs on peace education; however, a more specialized term of “countering violent extremism (CVE)” was coined and/or promoted during the White House Summit on CVE in Author: Zahid Shahab Ahmed, Galib Bashirov.

These topics have been considered largely in isolation by scholars interested in the study of political parties, elections, social movements, activism, and radicalisation in democratic settings. A key focus of the series, therefore, is the (inter-)relation between extremism, radicalism, populism, fundamentalism, and democracy.

Terrorism is a multifaceted phenomenon. It is by no means the sole province of religious fundamentalism although it can be (and sometimes is) the end result of an ideological trajectory identified as “fundamentalist.” Following a “higher dictate” or a “divine command” may obviate otherwise normal attributions of culpability.

Thus, Christian extremism can issue in Author: Douglas Pratt. This book explores the relationships between fundamentalist religious belief, political extremism and outbreaks of religiously inspired violence.

Is the post-Cold War world increasingly violent and is this violence the result of strident religious understandings of how societies should be organized. (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Beyond Fundamentalism is both an in-depth study of the ideology fueling militants throughout the Muslim world and an exploration of religious violence in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.

At a time when religion and politics increasingly share the same vocabulary and function in the same sphere, Aslan writes that we must strip the conflicts of.

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