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The Myth of Religious Violence

Secular Ideology and the Roots of Modern Conflict

William T. Cavanaugh

The idea that religion has a dangerous tendency to promote violence is part of the conventional wisdom of Western societies, and it underlies many of our institutions and policies, from limits on the public role of religion to efforts to promote liberal democracy in the Middle East. William T. Cavanaugh challenges this conventional wisdom by examin...
Publish Date
2009
September 3
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4.35
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Jun 13, 2021
@cantadd @sexygirl798 All religious conflicts are actually about politics, not theology. Book suggestion:      source