Download PDF: RV Montgomery, The Complex Reality By Katrien Hertog Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2010. 284 pages. $75.00. Religious peacebuilding is a curious endeavor given that the role religion plays in conflict is often ambiguous or, upon further reflection, not
“Peace for All” is a video ethnography that documents the activities at a “shared shrine” in Macedonia on St. George’s Day. The shrine is shared by Orthodox Christians and various Muslim denominations to celebrate the birth of their respective saints,
Download PDF: Omer, Religious Peacebuilding Abstract Most of what takes place in the field of religious peacebuilding has been grounded, implicitly or explicitly, in Scott Appleby’s The Ambivalence of the Sacred: Religion, Violence, and Reconciliation (2000) and his phenomenological approach to religion.
Download PDF: RV McCarty Second Emory Conference Local Peacebuilding and Religion: Context, Practices, and Models Religion, Conflict, and Peacebuilding Initiative, Emory University The Second Emory Conference on Religion, Conflict, and Peacebuilding was a follow up to the inaugural conference in
Download PDF: Critical Responses The following essays are critical responses to the two state of the field essays in this issue of Practical Matters, “Religious Violence: The Strong, the Weak, and the Pathological” by R. Scott Appleby and “Religious Peacebuilding: The Exotic,