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Religion and peacebuilding

Religion and peacebuilding

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, NY .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Harold Coward and Gordon S. Smith.
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LC ClassificationsBL
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Paginationvii, 320 p. ;
Number of Pages320
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Open LibraryOL22573849M
ISBN 100791459349

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In the wake of Septem religion is often seen as the motivating force behind terrorism and other acts of violence. Religion and Peacebuilding looks beyond headlines concerning violence perpetrated in the name of religion to examine how world religions have also inspired social welfare and peacemaking activism.4/5(1).

Religion and Peacebuilding Harold G. Coward, Gordon S. Smith Acknowledging that religion can motivate both violence and compassion, this book looks at how a variety of world religions. In the wake of Septem religion is often seen as the motivating force behind terrorism and other acts of violence.

Religion and Peacebuilding looks beyond headlines concerning violence. Acknowledging that religion can motivate both violence and compassion, this book looks at how a variety of world religions can and do build peace. In the wake of Septem religion.

About Author Women, Religion, and Peacebuilding: Illuminating the Unseen examines the obstacles and opportunities that women religious peace builders face as they navigate both the complex conflicts they are seeking to resolve and the power dynamics in the institutions they must deal with in order to accomplish their goals.

summary In the wake of Septem religion is often seen as the motivating force behind terrorism and other acts of violence. Religion and Peacebuilding looks beyond headlines concerning violence perpetrated in the name of religion to examine how world Religion and peacebuilding book have also inspired social welfare and peacemaking activism.

The chapter explores three critical dimensions of a strategic approach to religious peacebuilding: the public role of religion, religion’s relationship to nonviolence and the just war tradition, and the potential and limits of ecumenical and interreligious peacebuilding.

Katherine Marshall and Susan Hayward fill a significant need with their anthology, Women, Religion, and Peacebuilding: Illuminating the the intersection of religion and peace is a commonly discussed topic, examining the ways that women play a critical role in peacebuilding.

Examining the potential Religion and peacebuilding book religion can play in generating peace and justice, specifically Christianity in South Africa's TRC, is of utmost importance as religiously inspired violence continues to occur.

This book highlights the importance of accounting for religion in international conflict resolution. Summary of Religion and Peacebuilding by Cynthia Sampson Summary written by: Conflict Research Consortium Staff Citation: "Religion and Peacebuilding" Peacemaking in International Conflict: Methods and Techniques, eds.

William Zartman and J. Lewis Rasmussen, Washington DC: United States Institute of Peace Press,pp. Sampson explores the roles that religious. Religion and Peacebuilding looks beyond headlines concerning violence perpetrated in the name of religion to examine how world religions have also inspired social welfare and peacemaking activism.

Leading scholars from the Aboriginal, Hindu, Buddhist, Confucian, Jewish, Muslim, and Christian traditions provide detailed analyses of the spiritual. Women, Religion and Peacebuilding is a timely volume that concretely illustrates the difference women are making in this case, religious women across all the major faith traditions.

Despite significant obstacles and efforts to marginalize them, these women are on the frontlines of change as the case studies show from the Philippines to Sri Lanka.5/5(3). women religion and peacebuilding Download women religion and peacebuilding or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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When engaging religious leaders and communities, it is necessary to understand the complexities of local religious traditions. Casey is the director of the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University and was formerly the director of the U.S.

Department of State’s Office of Religion and Global Affairs. This book provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary account of the scholarship on religion, conflict, and peacebuilding. Extending that inquiry beyond its traditional parameters, the volume explores the legacies of colonialism, missionary activism, secularism, orientalism, and liberalism.

Women, Religion, and Peacebuilding: Illuminating the Unseen examines the obstacles and opportunities that women religious peacebuilders face as they navigate both the complex conflicts they are seeking to resolve and the power dynamics in the insti­tutions they must deal with in order to accomplish their goals.

Get this from a library. Religion and peacebuilding. [Harold G Coward; Gordon S Smith;] -- In the wake of Septem religion is often seen as the motivating force behind terrorism and other acts of violence.

Religion and Peacebuilding looks beyond headlines concerning violence. Women, Religion, Peacebuilding book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Many women working for peace around the world are motivated /5.

Women, Religion, and Peacebuilding: Illuminating the Unseen examines the obstacles and opportunities that women religious peacebuilders face as they navigate both the complex conflicts they are seeking to resolve and the power dynamics in the institutions they must deal with in order to accomplish their : $ Women, Religion, and Peacebuilding: Illuminating the Unseen examines the obstacles and opportunities that women religious peace builders face as they navigate both the complex conflicts they are seeking to resolve and the power dynamics in the institutions they must deal with in order to accomplish their goals.

The authors of Religion and Peacebuilding have attempted to take seriously R. Scott Appleby’s claim about “the ambivalence of the sacred.” This wide-ranging and interdisciplinary set of essays seeks to demonstrate, through an examination of the “spiritual resources” of seven religious traditions and five case studies, the ways that.

Introduction The fields of religious peacebuilding in general and interfaith dialogue in particular have grown tremendously in the last two decades. Peacebuilding scholars and practitioners have been advocating for a more central role for religious peacebuilding by: 2.

However, one important conclusion from the study is that religion can be overrated in peacebuilding processes, especially in authoritarian societies. The author got access to political and religious leaders in Ethiopia for this interview study through contacts from her former occupation in Norwegian Church Aid.

Septem Women, Religion, and Peacebuilding: Illuminating the Unseen examines the obstacles and opportunities that women religious peacebuilders face as they navigate both the complex conflicts they are seeking to resolve and the power dynamics in the institutions they must deal with in order to accomplish their goals.

Making Peace with Faith: The Challenges of Religion and Peacebuilding. Editors: Michelle Garred & Mohammed Abu-Nimer Publication date: January Although religion is almost never a root cause, it often gets pulled into conflict as a powerful element, especially where conflicting parties have different religious identities.

Similar Items. Religion and peacebuilding Published: () ; Religions and nonviolence: the rise of effective advocacy for peace / by: MacNair, Rachel, Published: () Peace on earth: the role of religion in peace and conflict studies / Published: () Peace on earth: the role of religion in peace and conflict studies / Published: ().

Religion, Conflict & Peacebuilding Religion plays a complex role in modern conflicts, serving as both an inspiration for violence and a powerful force for peace. Kroc Institute faculty and fellows have published widely on the roots of religious violence and the potential for religious communities and movements to work for peace.

The book contains an analysis of the keys of success in interfaith dialogue as a mechanism for resolving violent conflicts. It lifts up the unique elements of religious peacebuilding, with a particular focus on apology and forgiveness. Studies in Theology and Religion, Volume: 27 E-Book ISBN:   Women, Religion, and Peacebuilding: Illuminating the Unseen shows how women determined to work for peace have faced these obstacles in ingenious ways—suggesting, by example, ways that religious and secular organizations might better include them in larger peacebuilding campaigns and make those campaigns more effective in ending conflict.

This course explores the role of religion, ethics, and culture in conflict and peacebuilding. In doing so, it brings together two topics that are often addressed separately in the literature and in curricula: religious and philosophical perspectives on the ethics of the use.

The emphasis of the field of religious peacebuilding on the potentially constructive role of religion in transforming conflicts should not preclude considering how the field might, and even should, also challenge religious traditions and political ideologies.

Exploration of religious traditions’ peace-promoting resources and the very field of religious peacebuilding are largely grounded in. A Sociological Study of the Relationship between Christian Religious Peacebuilding and Transformation in Post-Apartheid South Africa The book of Hebrews has relevance for the Church in.

The following analysis is from Volume 2, Issue 1 of the Peace Science Digest. While recent research has highlighted the special value of ‘religious peacebuilding‘ to broader peacebuilding processes, the author identifies a need for further case studies examining the role of religious peacebuilding in particular ore, in her article on Sierra Leone, the author asks how.

This co-edited book contains fifteen chapters on world spiritual traditions, religions, and their connections and relevance to peacebuilding and peacemaking. This book examines the teachings and practices of Confucius, of Judaism, Islamic Sufism, Christianity, Quakerism, Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism, and of Indigenous spirituality.

Buy a cheap copy of Women, Religion, Peacebuilding: book. Free shipping over $ Reconciliation and Peacebuilding. article in special issue of Journal of Religious Ethics find on pp. piece in edited volume on Social Reconciliation in the Catholic tradition. Book chapter coauthored with Timothy Samuel Shah on religion in IR theory, The book attempts to map the terrain of religious violence and religious peacebuilding from the premise that they both flow from the same religious dynamic.

The book begins with a discussion of that dynamic. Religion is by definition a yearning for transcendence, for moving and reaching beyond the mundane, the spatial and temporal, the physical.

II The Growing Edge of Catholic Peacebuilding. 10 Peacebuilding and Catholic Social Teaching Kenneth R. Himes 11 A Theology for Peacebuilding Lisa Sowle Cahill 12 Peacebuilding and Reconciliation: Interreligious Dialogue and Catholic Spirituality Peter C. Phan A Catholic Theology of Interreligious Dialogue Quite the thought-provoking book.

After laying the groundwork with chapters on "Globalization, Religious Pluralism, and Dialogue" and "Gender and Interfaith Dialogue," Kwok provocatively brings it all together in the final chapter, "Dialogue, Solidarity, and Peacebuilding."/5(11).

Religious Peacebuilding. Robra, M. "Prospects for Theology in Peacebuilding: A Theological Analysis of the Just Peace Concept in the Textual Process Towards an International Ecumenical Peace Declaration, World Council of Churches ".Peacebuilding is an activity that aims to resolve injustice in nonviolent ways and to transform the cultural & structural conditions that generate deadly or destructive revolves around developing constructive personal, group, and political relationships across ethnic, religious, class, national, and racial boundaries.

This process includes violence prevention; conflict management.However, religion can be an invaluable source in promoting understanding and reconciliation, and it can provide a foundation for peacebuilding efforts (Abu-Nimer, ). All of the world’s major religions have a significant strain emphasizing peace (Coward & Smith, ).