The Politics of Sacred Space The Old City of Jerusalem in the Middle East Conflict by Michael Dumper

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Published by Lynne Rienner Pub .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Christianity,
  • Non-Christian religions,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Religious conflict,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Middle East,
  • Palestine,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9362715M
ISBN 10158826226X
ISBN 109781588262264

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Juan Cole examines Shi'i Islam as a world religion that has face /5. Juan Cole examines Shi'i Islam as a world religion that has faced modernity on its own terms. He explores the little known history of Shi'i communities as far afield as Bahrain and India, giving attention as well to important centers such as Lebanon, Iraq, and Iran.

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Bibl. to p. Index to p. $ Reviewed by George Emile Irani. The most familiar way of thinking about religious space was elaborated by noted history of religions scholar Mircea Eliade in his landmark book, The Sacred and the Profane.

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Written by a team of renowned scholars from within and outside the region, this book follows on from Holy Places in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Confrontation and Co-existence to provide an insightful look into the politics of religion and space.

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Sacred Space: A Little Book of Encouragement offers seventy short chapters to comfort us with God's presence in the midst of life's challenges and to remind us that Jesus journeys with us step-by-step.

Each entry—which includes a Gospel reading, a short reflection, and a prayer—is given a descriptive title so that readers can easily find. There is a reoccurring theme of how space is not homogeneous even for the non- elisions man, sacred space for the religious man gives him a sense of identity.

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