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The Resource Religion and politics : cultural perspectives, edited by Bernhard Giesen and Daniel Šuber, (electronic resource)

Religion and politics : cultural perspectives, edited by Bernhard Giesen and Daniel Šuber, (electronic resource)

Label
Religion and politics : cultural perspectives
Title
Religion and politics
Title remainder
cultural perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bernhard Giesen and Daniel Šuber
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The volume collects eminent works on the relationship between politics and religion by leading figures in Cultural Studies. The contributors share in the basic belief that the roots of contemporary conflicts have to be uncovered from the historical descent of religion
Member of
Dewey number
201/.72
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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1948-
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  • Giesen, Bernhard
  • Šuber, Daniel
Series statement
International studies in religion and society,
Series volume
v. 3
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Religion and politics
Label
Religion and politics : cultural perspectives, edited by Bernhard Giesen and Daniel Šuber, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Politics and religion: an introduction / Bernhard Giesen and Daniel Suber -- The transformations of the religious dimension in the constitution of contemporary modernities / Shmuel N. Eisenstadt -- 'Axial' breakthroughs and semantic 'relocations' in ancient Egypt and Israel / Jan Assmann -- Politics and religion from an anthropological point of view: an interview with Mary Douglas / Daniel Suber and Marco Kaiser -- Religion and morality in modern Europe compared to the religious situation in the United States of America / Thomas Luckmann -- Tales of transcendence: imagining the sacred in politics / Bernhard Giesen -- Monotheism and its political consequences / Jan Assmann -- The religious origins of modern radical movements / Shmuel N. Eisenstadt -- Political theology: religion as legitimizing fiction in antique and early modern critique / Jan Assmann -- Temporal foreshortening and acceleration: a study on secularization / Reinhart Koselleck -- Secularization: German Catholicism on the eve of modernity / Rudolf Schlogl -- Religion, philosophy and social science: the rise of modern social science from the point of view of conceptual history / Daniel Suber -- Politics and religion in European nation-states: institutional varieties and contemporary transformations / Matthias Koenig
Control code
ocn191952880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 322 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433707476
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191952880
Label
Religion and politics : cultural perspectives, edited by Bernhard Giesen and Daniel Šuber, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Politics and religion: an introduction / Bernhard Giesen and Daniel Suber -- The transformations of the religious dimension in the constitution of contemporary modernities / Shmuel N. Eisenstadt -- 'Axial' breakthroughs and semantic 'relocations' in ancient Egypt and Israel / Jan Assmann -- Politics and religion from an anthropological point of view: an interview with Mary Douglas / Daniel Suber and Marco Kaiser -- Religion and morality in modern Europe compared to the religious situation in the United States of America / Thomas Luckmann -- Tales of transcendence: imagining the sacred in politics / Bernhard Giesen -- Monotheism and its political consequences / Jan Assmann -- The religious origins of modern radical movements / Shmuel N. Eisenstadt -- Political theology: religion as legitimizing fiction in antique and early modern critique / Jan Assmann -- Temporal foreshortening and acceleration: a study on secularization / Reinhart Koselleck -- Secularization: German Catholicism on the eve of modernity / Rudolf Schlogl -- Religion, philosophy and social science: the rise of modern social science from the point of view of conceptual history / Daniel Suber -- Politics and religion in European nation-states: institutional varieties and contemporary transformations / Matthias Koenig
Control code
ocn191952880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 322 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433707476
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191952880

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