The Resource Religious nationalism : a reference handbook, Atalia Omer and Jason A. Springs

Religious nationalism : a reference handbook, Atalia Omer and Jason A. Springs

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Religious nationalism : a reference handbook
Title
Religious nationalism
Title remainder
a reference handbook
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Atalia Omer and Jason A. Springs
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Language
eng
Summary
Challenges dominant scholarly works on religious nationalism by identifying the preconceptions that skew analysis of the phenomenon dubbed "religious nationalism." The book utilizes a multidisciplinary approach that draws insight from theories of nationalism, religious studies, peace research, and political theory, and reframes the questions of religious nationalism within the perspectives of secularism, modernity, and Orientalism. The authors outline connections between the analysis of the role of religion in conflict to thoughts regarding how religion may relate to processes of peacebuilding and conflict transformation, and further connects the discussion of religious nationalism to broader conversations on the so-called resurgence of religion
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Omer, Atalia
Index
index present
LC call number
BL65.N3
LC item number
O44 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Springs, Jason A
  • ebrary
Series statement
Contemporary world issues
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  • Nationalism
  • Conflict management
  • Religion and politics
  • Religion and state
Label
Religious nationalism : a reference handbook, Atalia Omer and Jason A. Springs
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What is "religious" about "religious nationalism"? -- Nationalism: A religion? -- Reimagining religion and nation: The cases of Israel and the United States -- Chronologies -- Biographical sketches
  • 1. What is "religious" about "religious nationalism"?: Defining nationalism ; Misconceptions about religious nationalism ; Challenging the religion versus secularism model ; Juergensmeyer: Supporting the religious versus secular model ; Hibbard: Challenging the religious versus secular divide ; Religious aspects of religious nationalism? ; Case study: Northern Ireland and the troubles ; Holy places and holy times in religious nationalism ; Case study: Northern Ireland and the troubles ; Case study: Israel and Zionism ; Ritual practices in religious nationalism ; Case study: Marching season (Northern Ireland ; Case study: Ariel Sharon at the Dome of the Rock (Israel/Palestine) ; Ethnoreligious nationalism ; Case study: Jewish elements of Zionism ; Case study: Serbian nationalism in Yugoslavia ; Case study: Kosovo and the "Serbian Jerusalem" ; Religion and the emergence of premodern nationalisms ; Case study: The Spanish Inquisition ; Case study: France ; Challenging the modern secular nationalism model ;Political elites and the shaping of identity ; Case study: Egypt ; Language, literature, texts, and claims of authenticity ; Case study: Hindutva and India ; Case study: Sri Lanka ; Nationalism: a replacement for religion? ; References -- 2. Nationalism: A religion?: Introduction ; Constructing and conceiving nationalism ; Nations as imagined communities ; Civil religion as a form of nationalism ; Markers of civil religion: rituals, myths, and symbols ; Self-conception of civil religion: origins, identity, and values ; The sacred canopy: unifying society around civil religion ; Civil religion: debunking the myth of religion as antimodern ; A false dichotomy: ethnic nationalism versus civic nationalism ; Discourse analysis of Orientalism ; Religion and modernity: compatible, not contradictory ; The challenge of reductionism for understanding nationalism ; Essentialist approaches ; Materialist approaches ; The myth of religious violence ; A society worshipping itself? ; Modernist misconceptions of religious nationalism ; Types and forms ; Assumptions and misconceptions ; Religion as a force for change ; The Protestant ethic ; The Protestant Reformation and the sovereign nation-state ; Religion in the public sphere ; Exposing the discourses of secularism ; Laicism discourse ; Judeo-Christian discourse ; Secular-Orientalist discourse ; Conclusion ; References -- 3. Reimagining religion and nation: The cases of Israel and the United States: Introduction ; Not a sleeping beauty: anti-Semitism and the negation of exile ; Colonialism ; Orientalism ; Arab Jews and Mizrahim: challenges to monolithic national identity ; Shas ; The "gush" ; A "new Israel": Puritan and Enlightenment roots of religious nationalism in the United States ; Separation of church and state ; The nation, the land, and manifest destiny ; "God's almost chosen people": civil religion, nationalism and the Civil War ; The tradition of American Jeremiad ; The Cold War: a Judeo-Christian nation versus a godless society ; The ignoble paradox of American democracy: race, nation, and religion ; Religious nationalism and the emergence of the religious right ; "One nation under Vishnu": pledging allegiance to God and country ; Religious diversity and national identity in the post-9/11 world ; Islamophobia and the Ground Zero mosque in American national imagination ; Conclusion ; References -- Reimagining religion and nation: The cases of Israel and the United States: Introduction ; Not a sleeping beauty: anti-Semitism and the negation of exile ; Colonialism ; Orientalislm ; Arab Jews and Mizrahim: challenges to monolithic national identity ; Shas ; The "gush" ; A "new IsraellLL": Puritan and Enlightenment roots of religious lnationalism in the United States ; Separation of church and state ; The nation, the land, and manifes destiny ; "God's almost chosen people": civil religion, lnationalism and the Civl War ; The tradition of American Jeremiad ; The Cold War: a Judeo-Christian nation versus a godless society ; The ignoble paradox of American democracy: race, nation, and religion ; Religious nationalism and the emergence of the religious right ; "One nation under Vishnu": pledging allegiance to God and country ; Religious diversity and national identity in the post-9/11 world ; Islamophobia and the Ground Zero mosque in American national imagination ; Conclusion ; References -- 4. Chronologies. Religious nationalism and conflict zones ; Sri Lanka ; Northern Ireland ; Israel/ Palestine ; The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt -- 5. Biographical sketches. Sri Lanka ; Israel/Palestine ; Israel ; Northern Ireland ; Nationalism in Islamic contexts and debates -- 6. Data and documents. Nationalism as civil religion: the case of the United States ; An American civil religion: central motifs and moments of contestation ; Official speeches ; Religion and the authorization of force and empire ; Contesting the meanings of American national identity ; Religion and exclusionary interpretations of American national identity ; Religious nationalism: examples from around the world ; Hindu nationalism (India) ; Sinhala Buddhism (Sri Lanka) ; Israel: religious Zionism -- 7. Directory of organizations -- 8. Print resources. Religion and modern nationalism ; The emergence of the "nation" ; Public religion, conflict, and violence: a global perspective ; The global "resurgence" of religion ; Other selected books on religion, society, and the discourses of secularism and Orientalism ; Religion and ethnonational conflict (select cases) ; India ; Israerael/Palestine ; Sri Lanka ; Northern Ireland ; Religion, democracy, and the modern nation-state ; United States ; Islamic contexts ; Religion and peacebuilding
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 328 pages.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598844405
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99968207203
System control number
(NhCcYBP)7230655
Label
Religious nationalism : a reference handbook, Atalia Omer and Jason A. Springs
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What is "religious" about "religious nationalism"? -- Nationalism: A religion? -- Reimagining religion and nation: The cases of Israel and the United States -- Chronologies -- Biographical sketches
  • 1. What is "religious" about "religious nationalism"?: Defining nationalism ; Misconceptions about religious nationalism ; Challenging the religion versus secularism model ; Juergensmeyer: Supporting the religious versus secular model ; Hibbard: Challenging the religious versus secular divide ; Religious aspects of religious nationalism? ; Case study: Northern Ireland and the troubles ; Holy places and holy times in religious nationalism ; Case study: Northern Ireland and the troubles ; Case study: Israel and Zionism ; Ritual practices in religious nationalism ; Case study: Marching season (Northern Ireland ; Case study: Ariel Sharon at the Dome of the Rock (Israel/Palestine) ; Ethnoreligious nationalism ; Case study: Jewish elements of Zionism ; Case study: Serbian nationalism in Yugoslavia ; Case study: Kosovo and the "Serbian Jerusalem" ; Religion and the emergence of premodern nationalisms ; Case study: The Spanish Inquisition ; Case study: France ; Challenging the modern secular nationalism model ;Political elites and the shaping of identity ; Case study: Egypt ; Language, literature, texts, and claims of authenticity ; Case study: Hindutva and India ; Case study: Sri Lanka ; Nationalism: a replacement for religion? ; References -- 2. Nationalism: A religion?: Introduction ; Constructing and conceiving nationalism ; Nations as imagined communities ; Civil religion as a form of nationalism ; Markers of civil religion: rituals, myths, and symbols ; Self-conception of civil religion: origins, identity, and values ; The sacred canopy: unifying society around civil religion ; Civil religion: debunking the myth of religion as antimodern ; A false dichotomy: ethnic nationalism versus civic nationalism ; Discourse analysis of Orientalism ; Religion and modernity: compatible, not contradictory ; The challenge of reductionism for understanding nationalism ; Essentialist approaches ; Materialist approaches ; The myth of religious violence ; A society worshipping itself? ; Modernist misconceptions of religious nationalism ; Types and forms ; Assumptions and misconceptions ; Religion as a force for change ; The Protestant ethic ; The Protestant Reformation and the sovereign nation-state ; Religion in the public sphere ; Exposing the discourses of secularism ; Laicism discourse ; Judeo-Christian discourse ; Secular-Orientalist discourse ; Conclusion ; References -- 3. Reimagining religion and nation: The cases of Israel and the United States: Introduction ; Not a sleeping beauty: anti-Semitism and the negation of exile ; Colonialism ; Orientalism ; Arab Jews and Mizrahim: challenges to monolithic national identity ; Shas ; The "gush" ; A "new Israel": Puritan and Enlightenment roots of religious nationalism in the United States ; Separation of church and state ; The nation, the land, and manifest destiny ; "God's almost chosen people": civil religion, nationalism and the Civil War ; The tradition of American Jeremiad ; The Cold War: a Judeo-Christian nation versus a godless society ; The ignoble paradox of American democracy: race, nation, and religion ; Religious nationalism and the emergence of the religious right ; "One nation under Vishnu": pledging allegiance to God and country ; Religious diversity and national identity in the post-9/11 world ; Islamophobia and the Ground Zero mosque in American national imagination ; Conclusion ; References -- Reimagining religion and nation: The cases of Israel and the United States: Introduction ; Not a sleeping beauty: anti-Semitism and the negation of exile ; Colonialism ; Orientalislm ; Arab Jews and Mizrahim: challenges to monolithic national identity ; Shas ; The "gush" ; A "new IsraellLL": Puritan and Enlightenment roots of religious lnationalism in the United States ; Separation of church and state ; The nation, the land, and manifes destiny ; "God's almost chosen people": civil religion, lnationalism and the Civl War ; The tradition of American Jeremiad ; The Cold War: a Judeo-Christian nation versus a godless society ; The ignoble paradox of American democracy: race, nation, and religion ; Religious nationalism and the emergence of the religious right ; "One nation under Vishnu": pledging allegiance to God and country ; Religious diversity and national identity in the post-9/11 world ; Islamophobia and the Ground Zero mosque in American national imagination ; Conclusion ; References -- 4. Chronologies. Religious nationalism and conflict zones ; Sri Lanka ; Northern Ireland ; Israel/ Palestine ; The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt -- 5. Biographical sketches. Sri Lanka ; Israel/Palestine ; Israel ; Northern Ireland ; Nationalism in Islamic contexts and debates -- 6. Data and documents. Nationalism as civil religion: the case of the United States ; An American civil religion: central motifs and moments of contestation ; Official speeches ; Religion and the authorization of force and empire ; Contesting the meanings of American national identity ; Religion and exclusionary interpretations of American national identity ; Religious nationalism: examples from around the world ; Hindu nationalism (India) ; Sinhala Buddhism (Sri Lanka) ; Israel: religious Zionism -- 7. Directory of organizations -- 8. Print resources. Religion and modern nationalism ; The emergence of the "nation" ; Public religion, conflict, and violence: a global perspective ; The global "resurgence" of religion ; Other selected books on religion, society, and the discourses of secularism and Orientalism ; Religion and ethnonational conflict (select cases) ; India ; Israerael/Palestine ; Sri Lanka ; Northern Ireland ; Religion, democracy, and the modern nation-state ; United States ; Islamic contexts ; Religion and peacebuilding
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 328 pages.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598844405
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99968207203
System control number
(NhCcYBP)7230655

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