2 edition of Racial and religious violence found in the catalog.
Racial and religious violence
Elsie L. Scott
by National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives in Landover, MD (8401 Corporate Dr., Suite 360, Landover 20785)
Written in English
|Statement||prepared by Elsie L. Scott, Arlene E. Williams.|
|Contributions||Williams, Arlene E.|
|LC Classifications||HN90.V5 S36 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 36 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||36|
|LC Control Number||86210607|
of religion, and the sociology of culture. His most recent book is Apocalypse Observed: Religious Movements and Violence in North America, Europe, and Japan, coauthored by Philip D. Schuyler and Sylvaine Trinh (Routledge, ). He also has written Culture: Sociological Perspectives, coauthored by Mary Jo. Religious violence has been a plague upon humanity for centuries, exercised around the world, always present, periodically very extreme. It is a problem because religion is being used by those forces, those groups and nations, seeking power and domination, using religion as a justification, as a cause, as a purpose.
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Religious violence is a term that covers phenomena where religion is either the subject or the object of violent behavior.
Religious violence is violence that is motivated by, or in reaction to, religious precepts, texts, or doctrines of a target or attacker. It includes violence against religious institutions, people, objects, or events. Racial & religious violence in America: a chronology Item Preview remove-circle Racial & religious violence in America: a chronology by Newton, Michael, ; Newton, Judy Ann, Publication date Internet Archive Books.
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Embracing urban and ethnic subcultures such as hip-hop, this book provides a rich mix of multi-ethnic church development, reconciliation. Hamas, meaning 'violence, wrongdoing', is the Hebrew Bible's primary term for violence and is first used in Genesis "the earth was corrupt in God's sight, and Racial and religious violence book earth was filled with violence.": 5 It occurs sixty times in the Hebrew Bible, is almost always used to identify physical violence (Genesis ; Judges ), and is used to describe human, not divine.
Report on racial, ethnic, and religious violence in California. [Sacramento]: State of California, State of Consumer Services Agency, Dept. of Fair Employment and Housing,  (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: California.
This book focuses on two key aspects of hate crime in the UK since those motivated by racial and religious prejudices. It examines factors that have underpinned the emergence and occurrence of racial and religious hate crime and the approaches and policies that have been pursued by the state, especially the criminal justice system, to combat this problem.
Overall, Table Racial and religious violence book suggests that (1) religious contexts are associated with lower rates of violence for Whites and Blacks, and (to a lesser extent) Latinos, net of other key macro-structural predictors of violence, but (2) there are important differences across racial and ethnic groups in the impact of religious contextual measures on violent Cited by: The present article will address acts of violence in which victims are selected because of their ethnic, racial, religious, cultural, or national origin.
These victims are attacked not in their capacities as individuals, but as representatives of such minority by: 5. We cannot fully understand Americans’ suspicion of and violence toward Muslims if we are not also thinking about race, if we fail to consider American Islam as racialized, if we don’t take into account that, in fact, “Muslim” has always been a racial as well as a religious or religio-racial (to use historian Judith Weisenfeld’s term.
This explores the question of when and why violence by and against new religious cults erupts and whether and how such dramatic conflicts can be foreseen, managed and averted.
The authors, leading international experts on religious movements and violent behavior, focus on the four major episodes of cult violence during the last decade: the tragic conflagration that 5/5(1).
Indeed, our main focus when it comes to religious violence should not be the religion, but what have happened in that specific occurance that created violence in the name of religion. And to that end, learning from this book, there seems to be a pattern where all root causes of violence eventually come from these 4 stages: by: Violence against racial and religious minorities has been a persistent social problem in the United States.
After a number of years of what seemed to be a decline in such violence, the news media and several police departments were able to document a number of new. cases.
The problem was highlighted by such. We affirm the right of men to live free from violence and abuse and urge governments to enact policies that protect men against all forms of violence and discrimination in any sector of society.
We recognize that men's role in raising children is in equal importance to women's and call for equal rights as women in opportunities for parental leave. Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Shelter & Housing; In our efforts to end racial and religious profiling, Real Reads offers an opportunity to read, talk and listen to others, to engage in real talk and connect across differences.
Format: Book discussions and. Much of the article’s substance, especially King’s discussion of the “Alternative to Violence” appeared in the book (see Stride, pp. Note also the parallels between this article and King’s 27 June speech, “Nonviolence and Racial Justice,” delivered at the AFSC general conference in Cape May, New Jersey; it was.
Instead, in a book that goes beyond the conservative-liberal divide, HoSang uncovers surprising connections between the right and left that reveal how racial inequality has endured. Arguing that each of these measures was a proposition about the meaning of race and racism, his deft, convincing analysis ultimately recasts our understanding of.
Religiously-based civil unrest and warfare. In Northern Ireland, "the troubles" refer to about three decades of violence, largely between the Roman Catholics nationalist community who sought union with Ireland and the primarily Protestant unionist community who want to remain part of the was largely rooted in discrimination by the Protestant majority against the Catholic minority.
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Book Description. With contributions by internationally recognized specialists, this book, a perfect complement to courses in criminology and hate crime, provides a key resource for understanding how racism and homophobia work to produce violence.
Hate-motivated violence is now deemed a ‘serious national problem’ in most Western societies. As a theologian, Martin Luther King reflected often on his understanding of nonviolence.
He described his own “pilgrimage to nonviolence” in his first book, Stride Toward Freedom, and in subsequent books and articles. “True pacifism,” or “nonviolent resistance,” King wrote, is “a courageous confrontation of evil by the power of love” (King, Stride, 80).Racial and Religious Hate Crime.
Overview of attention for book Table of Contents. Altmetric Badge. Book Overview. Altmetric Badge. Chapter 1 Racism and Hate Crime: Its Historical Roots Altmetric Badge. Chapter 2 Immigration Control and Racially Motivated Violence: to the early s Altmetric Badge. Chapter 3 Racially Motivated.“Fuel for religious violence comes from the creeds of the religious organizations that fundamentally depict that there is only one absolute and undeniable truth, and all others even mildly different truths are expendable.” ― Abhijit Naskar, Let The Poor Be Your God.