A History of Christian, Jewish, Hindu, Buddhist, and Muslim Perspectives on War and Peace: A century of wars

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Edwin Mellen Press, 2004 - Religion - 858 pages
This massive, two-volume work is an extensive survey of the interactions between organized religions and war from the Exodus to Gulf War II. The major emphases are on Judaism, Christianity and Islam, with additional chapters on Hinduism, Buddhism, and sections on Shinto, Quakerism, and others. It will attract scholars in a variety of disciplines: peace studies, religion, history, and political science.

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Contents

A CENTURY OF WARS
431
Dedication
456
Preface IX
555
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

J. WILLIAM FROST is Howard M. and Charles F. Jenkins Professor of Quaker History and Research and Director of the Friends Historical library, Swarthmore College.

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