The Resource World religions and multiculturalism : a dialectic relation, edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael and Yitzhak Sternberg

World religions and multiculturalism : a dialectic relation, edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael and Yitzhak Sternberg

Label
World religions and multiculturalism : a dialectic relation
Title
World religions and multiculturalism
Title remainder
a dialectic relation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael and Yitzhak Sternberg
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is about new forms of religious activities emerging in the context of their dialectic relations with contemporary multicultural realities. World religions are effectively a major agent of the multiculturalization of contemporary societies. However, multiculturalism pushes them not only toward change but also toward new conflicts
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL85
LC item number
.W73 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
International comparative social studies,
Series volume
v. 23
Label
World religions and multiculturalism : a dialectic relation, edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael and Yitzhak Sternberg
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-392) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. New perspectives. The new religious constellations in the frameworks of contemporary globalization and civilizational transformation / Shmuel N. Eisenstadt -- Religious America, secular Europe : framing the debate / Grace Davie -- Globalization, nationalism and religion : a multiple modernities perpsective on imperial and peripheral nations in post-Communist Europe / Willfried Spohn -- pt. 2. Christian faiths. Dynamics of ultramodern religiosity and new forms of religious spatiality / Danièle Hervieu-Lèger -- Pentecostalism : a Christian revival sweeping the developing world / David Martin -- Trans-national Pentecostalism and secular modernity / Bernice Martin -- pt. 3. Islam. Transnational Islam in a post-Westphalian world : connectedness vs. sovereignty / Armando Salvatore -- Autoritarian persistence and barriers to democracy in the Muslim Middle East : beyond cultural essentialism / Mehdi P. Amineh -- From Medina to the Ummah : Muslim globalization in historical and contemporary perspective / Peter Mandaville -- pt. 4. Asian religions. Establishment of Buddhist sacred space in contemporary India : the Ambedkarite Buddhism, Dalit civil religion and the struggle against social exclusion / Knut A. Jacobsen -- Hindu traditions in diaspora : shifting spaces and places / Martin Baumann -- Religions in India and China today / Peter van der Veer -- pt. 5. Judaism. One people? : contemporary Jewish identities / Eliezer Ben-Rafael -- Judaism and global religious trends : some contemporary developments / Shlomo Fischer -- pt. 6. The comparative dimension. Religion, territory and multiculturalism / Yitzhak Sternberg
Control code
ocn690111209
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 408 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004189188
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26295787
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)690111209
  • pebcs9004189181

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