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  1. Religion, Torture and the Liberation of God

    By Mario I Aguilar

    Series: Religion and Violence

    If God can be used by the powerful to justify violence in the name of order, he can also be used by the weak to illuminate the position of the victims of political conflict. Religion, Torture and the Liberation of God explores the theological possibilities of a God who is a prisoner and a victim of...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Buddhism and Violence

    Militarism and Buddhism in Modern Asia

    Edited by Vladimir Tikhonov, Torkel Brekke

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    It is generally accepted in the West that Buddhism is a ‘peaceful’ religion. The Western public tends to assume that the doctrinal rejection of violence in Buddhism would make Buddhist pacifists, and often expects Buddhist societies or individual Asian Buddhists to conform to the modern Western...

    To Be Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Religions in Movement

    The Local and the Global in Contemporary Faith Traditions

    Edited by Robert W Hefner, John Hutchinson, Sara Mels, Christiane Timmerman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    There has long been a debate about implications of globalization for the survival of the world of sovereign nation-states, and the role of nationalism as both an agent of and a response to globalization. In contrast, until recently there has been much less debate about the fate of religion. ‘...

    To Be Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Radicalization CC 4V

    Edited by Peter R. Neumann

    Series: Critical Concepts in Military, Strategic, and Security Studies

    ‘Radicalization’ has become one of the great buzzwords of our time. A Google search for the concept produces more than 1,500,000 hits—less than ‘terrorism’ but equal to ‘political violence’ and ‘extremism’. This may seem surprising, given that the term entered the academic vocabulary just ten years...

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Religions in the Modern World

    Traditions and Transformations, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Christopher Partridge, Linda Woodhead, Hiroko Kawanami

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Religion: The Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Malory Nye

    Series: The Basics

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

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