War And Religion An Encyclopedia Of Faith And Conflict 3 Volumes

Author: Jeffrey M. Shaw Ph.D.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610695178
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This three-volume reference provides a complete guide for readers investigating the crucial interplay between war and religion from ancient times until today, enabling a deeper understanding of the role of religious wars across cultures. ...

Revolts Protests Demonstrations And Rebellions In American History An Encyclopedia 3 Volumes

Author: Steven L. Danver
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598842226
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An Encyclopedia Steven L. Danver ... It was during the War of Jenkins' Ear, which
had broken out in 1739, but Pennsylvania was to be largely unaffected by the ...
Penn had the aims of establishing a region that would allow religious freedom for
Quakers who were, at that stage, often ... the Prussians), and they were also
supporters of the Quakers, again as a way of keeping out of the conflicts of

Merriam Webster S Encyclopedia Of World Religions

Author: Wendy Doniger
Publisher: Merriam-Webster
ISBN: 9780877790440
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Religious faith is an explicitly contested issue in politics — locally (prayers in
school), nationally (the influence of Christian values upon legislative and judicial
policy), and internationally (the Serbian-Kosovar conflict being one among many)
— but many ... Generally speaking, however, in the past it was deemed sufficient
just to know one's own religion in order to go to war to ... The present volume
answers that challenge with the extreme test case, as Americans have long
regarded ...

Bulletin Of The Royal Institute For Inter Faith Studies

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2 The role of religion in specific conflicts and wars (such as the American
Revolutionary War and the Crusades). 3 Religious wars in Europe (1559-1715).
... In alphabetical order, the religious traditions covered by the volume include
African religion, Baha'ism, Buddhism (Zen has its own entry), ... However, the
editors of the Encyclopedia devote the greatest amount of space to Christianity
and Islam.

Encyclopedia Of Wars

ISBN: 9780816028511
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Krigshistorie. Encyclopedia of Wars er et alfabetisk ordnet krigshistorisk leksikon i tre bind, der giver oplysninger om krige, slag, revolutioner og oprør fra 3500 f.v.t til slutningen af 1900-tallet, ialt ca 2000 artikler.

Chambers S New Handy Volume American Encyclop Dia

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Q o O Tiller 1664, lie published a sermon "On the Wisdom of being Religions;''
and in 1666, " The Kuie of Faith," in reply to a ... during his imprisonment for
complicity in the Rye-house Plot; and on the accession of William III., rose high
into favor. ... the Thirty Years' War (q. v.), aud in conjunction with Duke Maximilian
gained (Sth November 1620) the brittle of Prague1, ... and at Sta- dion (August
1623) ; the latter conflict, which was of the most desperate character, lasting for
three days.