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Published: 01 June 2021

160 Pages | 16 black & white illustrations

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198803218

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War and Religion: A Very Short Introduction

Jolyon Mitchell and Joshua Rey

Very Short Introductions

  • Provides a concise historical overview and analysis of the relation between religion and war
  • Offers a wide range of examples from all over the world, exploring how religion can motivate peoples toward war, mitigate the harmful effects of war, and even act to prevent war
  • Combines concrete examples from ancient times to the present day with theoretical analysis of the relation between religion and war
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide