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Religion and space : competition, conflict, and violence in the contemporary world / by Lily Kong and Orlando Woods.

Lily Kong

New York : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2016.

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  • Title:
    Religion and space : competition, conflict, and violence in the contemporary world / by Lily Kong and Orlando Woods.
  • Author: Lily Kong
  • Contributor: Orlando Woods author.
  • Subjects: Religion & politics; Religion and geography; Sacred space; Religions -- Relations; Religion and geography; Religions -- Relations; Sacred space; BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Gaia & Earth Energies; RELIGION / Christianity / General; Violence in society; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Religion -- General; Religion -- Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict; Political Science -- Peace; Religion & beliefs; Electronic books;
    Dewey: 201/.691
  • Publication Details: New York : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2016.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Cover; HalfTitle; Series Page; Title; Copyright; Contents; Boxes; 1 Religious Competition and Space; Religious competition in pluralistic societies; Space as cause, conduit and effect; Negotiating religious and secular claims to space; The changing roles of religion over time; A note on book structure; 2 Religious Space: Competition, Conflict and Violence; Introducing religious space: 'A space distinguished from other spaces'; Religious space: From competition to conflict and violence; Ownership-related competition and conflict; Autonomy-related competition and conflict.
    Contents: Religious spaces and scaleThe (ir)resolution of conflict over religious spaces; 3 Religion in Secular Spaces; Introducing secular spaces; Ownership-related competition and conflict; Autonomy-related competition and conflict; Competition and conflict in quasi-secular spaces; 4 Globalization and Religious Competition and Conflict; Introducing globalization and religion; Cross-border religious movement and organization in space; Ethnoscapes; Technoscapes; Finanscapes; Mediascapes and ideoscapes; 5 Social Resilience and Religion; Introducing social resilience.
    Contents: Religious groups and the development of social resilience6 Conclusions: (Re)Conceptualizing Religion and Space in a Globalized World; Notes; References; Index.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9781474257411 (electronic bk.); ISBN 1474257410 (electronic bk.); ISBN 9781474257428 (electronic bk.); ISBN 1474257429 (electronic bk.); BNB GBB6I7184; System number: 017974817
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.

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