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Not in God's Name

Confronting Religious Violence

Not in God's Name( )
Author: Sacks, Jonathan
Publication Date:Jun 2015
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $51.00
Book Description:

Despite predictions of continuing secularisation, the twenty-first century has witnessed a surge of religious extremism and violence in the name of God.

In this powerful and timely book, Jonathan Sacks explores the roots of violence and its relationship to religion, focusing on the historic tensions between the three Abrahamic faiths: Judaism, Christianity and Islam.

Drawing on arguments from evolutionary psychology, game theory, history, philosophy, ethics and...
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Detailed Subjects: Religion / Comparative Religion
Religion / Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / Old Testament
Religion / Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16 x 23.4 x 3 cm
Book Weight:0.558 Kilograms

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