The myth of religious violence : secular ideology and the roots of modern conflict

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Full title: The myth of religious violence : secular ideology and the roots of modern conflict / William T. Cavanaugh.
Main author: Cavanaugh, William T.
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Physical Description: 1 online resource (272 pages)
Summary: Cavanaugh challenges conventional wisdom by examining how the twin categories of religion and the secular are constructed. He examines how timeless and transcultural categories of 'religion and 'the secular' are used in arguments that religion causes violence.