Lived Religion and the Politics of (In)Tolerance

This volume explores the ways in which lived religion encourages and contributes to conflicts, as well as fosters tolerance, in the interlocking rural, urban, and virtual social spheres. Through ten case studies with vast geographical and religious variation, the contributors address some of the sho...

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Other Authors: Ganzevoort, R. Ruard (Editor), Sremac, Srdjan (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Palgrave Macmillan 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:Palgrave Studies in Lived Religion and Societal Challenges
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Lived Religion and Lived (In)Tolerance; Srdjan Sremac and R. Ruard Ganzevoort
  • Part I Fostering Intolerance
  • 1. Paradigms of [In]Tolerance? On Sri Lanka’s Bodu Bala Sena, #prezpollsl2015, and Transformative Dynamics of Lived Religion’; Chaminda Weerawardhana
  • 2. Notes on the Christian Battle to End the “Abortion Holocaust”; Katharina von Kellenbach
  • 3. Lived Religion and the Intolerance of the Cross; David Tombs
  • 4. The Patriarch and the Pride: Discourse Analysis of the Online Public Response to the Serbian Orthodox Church Condemnation of the 2012 Gay Pride Parade; Dubravka Valić-Nedeljković, Ruard Ganzevoort, and Srdjan Sremac
  • 5. Deus e o Diabo na Terra do Sol: Religion, Conflict and Intolerance in Brazil: An Analysis of Lived Religion in the Brazilian movies; Júlio Cézar Adam
  • Part II Fostering Tolerance
  • 6. God, Government, and Greenbelt: Lived Religion and the Cultural Politics of (In)Tolerance in the Social Engineering of a Cooperative New Deal Resettlement Town, 1937-1940; Sally Sims Stokes
  • 7. Uncanny Landscapes of Memory: ‘Bosnian Pyramids’ and the Contemporary World-Making in Bosnia and Herzegovina; Maja Lovrenović
  • 8. Reconciliation, Justice and (In)Tolerance Hijacked by Religious Apathy: Transforming Reconciliation 20 years after the TRC in South Africa; Christo Thesnaar
  • 9. The Politics of Intolerance, Lived Religion, and Theological Reflection around Belfast’s Separation Barriers; Jonathan Hatch
  • 10. Fostering Religious Tolerance in Education: The Dutch Perspective; Gerdien Bertram-Troost and Siebren Miedema