Peacemaking and the Challenge of Violence in World Religions download free [PDF and Ebook] by Irfan A. Omar

Peacemaking and the Challenge of Violence in World Religions download free [PDF and Ebook] by Irfan A. Omar year 2015
  • Book name: Peacemaking and the Challenge of Violence in World Religions
  • Author: Irfan A. Omar
  • Release date: 2015/8/14
  • Publisher: JOHN WILEY AND SONS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9781118953426
  • Rating: 9.83 of 10
  • Votes: 197
  • Review by: Elaine Ferreira
  • Review rating: 8.49 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/1
  • Total pages: 254
  • Includes a PDF summary of 20 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Written by top practitioner-scholars who bring a critical yet empathetic eye to the topic, this textbook provides a comprehensive look at peace and violence in seven world religions. Offers a clear and systematic narrative with coverage of Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and Native American religions Introduces a different religion and its sacred texts in each chapter; discusses ideas of peace, war, nonviolence, and permissible violence; recounts historical responses to violence; and highlights individuals within the tradition working toward peace and justice Examines concepts within their religious context for a better understanding of the values, motivations, and ethics involved Includes student-friendly pedagogical features, such as enriching end-of-chapter critiques by practitioners of other traditions, definitions of key terms, discussion questions, and further reading sections
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 16H5M11S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Violence In Society, Comparative Religion, Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution
  • Available formats: WORD, PDF, TXT, RTF, DOC, FB2, EPUB, TCR. Compressed in Z, ZIP, RAR, TAR.Z, LHA
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 28.19 USD
  • Dimensions: 153x227x13mm
  • Weight: 334g
  • Printed by: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
  • Published in: Chicester, United Kingdom
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