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Sacred Fury

Charles Selengut

Sacred Fury

Understanding Religous Violence

by Charles Selengut

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fundamentalism,
  • Religion / Fundamentalism,
  • General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Church History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10721848M
    ISBN 10074256083X
    ISBN 109780742560833

    Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House is a book by Michael Wolff which according to Wolff, details the behavior of U.S. President Donald Trump, the staff of his presidential campaign, and the White House staff. The title refers to a quote by Trump about the conflict with North book became a New York Times number one : Michael Wolff. The fury of the storm that poured from fierce Mycenae, and crossed the plains of Ida, and how the two worlds of Europe and Asia clashed, driven by fate, has been heard by those whom the most distant lands banish to where Ocean circles back, and those whom the zone of excessive heat, stretched between the other four, separates from us.

    The third edition of Sacred Fury is an essential resource for understanding the connections between faith and violence. The book remains important and worthwhile because it offers one of only a few interdisciplinary analyses of the relationship between religion and violence. * Reading Religion * In this revised and expanded edition of. From ISIS attacks to the conflict between Israel and Palestine, Sacred Fury explores the connections between faith and violence in world religions. Author Charles Selengut looks at religion as both a force for peace and for violence, and he asks key questions such as how “religious” is this violence and what drives the faithful to attack in the names of their beliefs?

    Request PDF | On Dec 1, , James H. Creechan and others published Book Review: Sacred Fury: Understanding Religious Violence | Find, read and Author: James Creechan. Updated throughout, the third edition of the acclaimed Sacred Fury explores violence in world religion. Featuring new material on violence in Buddhism and Hinduism, the rise of ISIS, “lone wolf terrorists,” and more, this is an essential text for understanding the connections between religion and violence both historically and today.


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The Sacred Fury is a literary work of social criticism, a tale about modern-day deviltry. The story surrounds Dylan and Sidney Greene, a newly married couple who live in Baltimore. Dylan, who is the Junior Editor at a local newspaper, is enticed to join an organization called G.O.O.D.

whose aim is to control all human life. Sacred Fury is a very informative book. If you are just starting to learn about the different religions of the world and want to understand the basics, this is a good book to read.

It breaks down many of the conflicts that have occurred between religious groups as Cited by:   Sacred Fury distills Charles Selengut 's vast knowledge of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam into a lucid and meticulously executed work.

Selengut more than succeeds in presenting the complexities of religiously motivated violence in this readable : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Sacred Fury book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Accounts of religious Sacred Fury book litter our headlines.

But how religious i /5. The third edition of Charles Selengut’s Sacred Fury: Understanding Religious Violence comes at a moment of intense interest in the question of how religion and violence are related.

The topic is now regularly addressed in newspaper articles, in presidential electoral politics, and on late-night comedy shows. Sacred Fury book Sacred Fury helps us understand one of the most disturbing and perplexing phenomena of modern life-the emergence of religious violence as a major factor in world affairs.

Selengut surveys the literature in the field and rightly focuses on the idea of sacred war as religion's potent contribution to charged political encounters.5/5(2).

Accounts of religious violence litter our headlines. But how religious is this religious violence. And what drives adherents to attack in the name of their faith. Charles Selengut brings together approaches from a wide range of disciplines to comprehend all the forms of religious violence from around the globe.

Drawing from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the attacks. Charles Selengut brings together approaches from a wide range of disciplines to comprehend forms of religious violence around the globe. Drawing on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the attacks, Heaven's Gate, the Catholic sex abuse scandals, and many other recent cases, Sacred Fury explains the logics behind these faith driven acts.

The book more than succeeds in presenting the complexities of religiously motivated violence in an accessible and very readable textbook which would be of great use to undergraduates, graduate students, and the general public.

Sacred Fury is a must for classes concerned with the issues of religious fundamentalism and religious violence. (Kaplan /5(23).

Sacred fury: Understanding Religious Violence provides a perspective on recent religious violence around the world that is It helps one understand the factors and motivations that lead to terrorism. This in turn helps reduce prejudice and stereotyping and increases the desire to respond with love and reason and not violence.

Kinney 1 Lydia Kinney Professor Lucas Sacred Traditions of the World 23 September Sacred Fury: Chapter 1 The holy war deals with the scriptural call and religious duty to be in war, violence, and mass murder on behave of religion.

The believer’s motivations are to wage war, kill, and injure others in the name of God and his teachings. They are told to fight the Lord’s battles.

Get this from a library. Sacred fury: understanding religious violence. [Charles Selengut] -- From ISIS attacks to the conflict between Israel and Palestine, Sacred Fury explores the connections between faith and violence in world religions. Author Charles Selengut looks at religion as both a.

Read "Sacred Fury Understanding Religious Violence" by Charles Selengut available from Rakuten Kobo. From ISIS attacks to the conflict between Israel and Palestine, Sacred Fury explores the connections between faith and v Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Sacred Fury by Charles Selengut,Rowman & Littlefield edition, Sacred Fury ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by:   Charles Selengut, Professor of Sociology at County College of Morris talks about his new book “Sacred Fury”, which delves into the subject of.

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The Sacred Fury By: Barton and Elizabeth Cockey. About the Book. The Sacred Fury is a literary work of social criticism, a tale about modern-day deviltry. The story surrounds Dylan and Sidney Greene, a newly married couple who live in Baltimore.

In this revised and expanded edition of Sacred Fury, Selengut surveys the rise of religious violence in world affairs, including lone wolf terrorism in Europe and the United States, the emergence of ISIS in the Middle East, and new forms of Buddhist violence in Southeast Asia.5/5(2).

Sacred Fire: Torah from the Years of Fury consists of commentaries on each weekly Torah portion. It also includes a number of lengthy sermons delivered on the major Jewish Festivals as well as a few discourses alluding to people loved and lost/5.

Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Contents. Introduction - the study of religion and violence-- fighting for God-- scriptural obligations and Holy Wars-- psychological perspectives-- apocalyptic violence-- civilisational clashes, culture wars and religious violence-- religious suffering, martyrdom and sexual violence-- conclusions - toward a.

Buddhist Fury also suggests that the legitimacy of “network monarchy” and the inviolability of the kingdom’s sacred “geo-body” might not be the primary issue in the southern conflict.

Malay Muslims are not attacking the monarchy, but rather the racist and religious form of “colonial” rule and domination emanating from Bangkok. Sacred fury: understanding religious violence. Winner Description: Selengut, Charles; AltaMira, Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): Sacred fury: understanding religious violence.

ISBN of .However, Sacred Fury fails in almost every meaningful category of assessment and I recommend any serious scholar or student to steer clear of this comedy of errors.

I will begin the review with the less serious problems and work my way through to the more serious failures, and then finally assess the guiding thesis of the book.