From India to Iraq, from London to Lahore, the connection among faith and violence is likely one of the so much bitterly contested and casually misrepresented problems with our occasions. This groundbreaking quantity brings jointly specialist views from a number of fields to probe it. It seeks to shift analytical concentrate on to the contexts within which violence is expressed, enacted and reported. starting from Islam to Buddhism to new spiritual routine within the West, Dying for Faith bargains a accomplished and hugely unique account of a posh phenomenon that has thus far attracted sensational media assurance yet scant educational attention.
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