Book Religious fundamentalism and political extremism / editors, Leonard Weinberg, Ami Pedahzur.
Associated Name: Weinberg, Leonard, 1939-
Associated Name: Pedahzur, Ami.
Publication year: 2004.
Call Number BL238 .R24 2004
Media class: Book
Publisher: London ;Portland, OR : Frank Cass
"Contributors to this volume explore the relationships between fundamentalist religious belief, political extremism and outbreaks of religiously inspired violence." -- p. [iv] of cover.
Series title: Cass series--totalitarian movements and political religions
Extent: 178 p. : charts ; 23 cm.
Introduction / Leonard Weinberg and Ami Pedahzur -- The return of martyrdom : honour, death, and immortality / Benjamin Beit-Hallahmi -- Two religious meaning systems, one political belief system : religiosity, alternative religiosity, and political extremism / Daphna Canetti-Nisim -- Religious violence and the myth of fundamentalism / Michael Barkun -- The uniqueness of Islamic fundamentalism and the fourth wave of international terrorism / Gabriel Ben-Dor and Ami Pedahzur -- Jewish self-defence and terrorist groups prior to the establishment of the State of Israel : roots and traditions / Arie Perliger and Leonard Weinberg -- Counting the causes and dynamics of ethnoreligious violence / Jonathan Fox -- Reflections on fascism and religion / Roger Eatwell.