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Confronting genocide
Judaism, Christianity, Islam
[edited by] Steven Leonard Jacobs.

Published 2009 by Lexington Books in Lanham, MD .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Genocide in the name of God : thoughts on religion and genocide / Steven Leonard Jacobs
Textual warrants for genocide
Theological warrants for genocide / Leo Kuper
The last uncomfortable religious question : monotheistic exclusivism and textual superiority in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam as sources of hate and genocide / Steven Leonard Jacobs
A sweet-smelling sacrifice : genocide, the Bible, and the indigenous peoples of the United States, selected examples / Chris Mato Nunpa
The accountability of religion in genocide / James Frazer Moore
More than the Jews: his blood be upon all the children : biblical violence, bosnian genocide, and responsible reading / Gary A. Phillips
Religion and mass violence : empirical data and case studies
Religion and genocide / Leonard B. Glick
Jihad and genocide : the case of the Armenians / Richard L. Rubenstein
Islam and genocide : the case of Bangladesh in 1971 / Mohammad Omar Farooq
The genocidal twentieth century in the Balkans / Paul Mojzes
Death was everywhere, even in front of the church : Christian faith and the Rwandan genocide / Stephen R. Haynes
Alternative readings of troubling texts : religion as a force against violence
Getting rid of the God of Abraham : a prerequisite for genocide / David Patterson
The Ten commandments, the Holocaust, and reflections on genocide / Paul R. Bartrop
Coming to terms with Amalek : testing the limits of hospitality / Henry F. Knight
Theologies and practices of reconciliation
Post-Shoah restitution of a different kind / John K. Roth
The Holocaust, genocide, and the Catholic Church / Donald J. Dietrich
Catholic perspectives on Holocaust and genocide : critical appraisal / John T. Pawlikowski
Terror out of zion : making sense of scriptural teaching / Zev Garber
Rape, religion, and genocide : an unholy silence / Carol Rittner.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HV6322.7 .C654 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

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Internet Archive
9780739135884, 9780739135891, 9780739135907
LC Control Number
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