The justification of religious violence

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    Abstract

    How are justifications for religious violence developed and do they differ from secular justifications for violence? Can liberal societies tolerate potentially violent religious groups? Can those who accept religious justifications for violence be dissuaded from acting violently? Including six in-depth contemporary case studies, The Justification of Religious Violence is the first book to examine the logical structure of justifications of religious violence.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationChichester
    PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
    Number of pages259
    ISBN (Electronic)9781118529652
    ISBN (Print)9781118529751
    Publication statusPublished - 2014

    Publication series

    NameBlackwell public philosophy
    Volume15

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