Religious Leaders and Conflict Transformation

Religious Leaders and Conflict Transformation

Northern Ireland and Beyond

Sandal, Nukhet

Cambridge University Press






15 a 20 dias

With the rise of religious conflicts and fundamentalisms worldwide, there is an increasing demand for resources that bridge religion and conflict resolution. Sandal's book on religious leaders and conflict resolution introduces a novel way of looking at religious expertise in divided societies.
Acknowledgements; 1. Religious actors and conflict transformation: theory and practice; 2. Situating religious actors in Irish history; 3. Churches in 'troubles': leaders, institutions and political involvement; 4. From diagnosis to treatment: devising an inclusive public theology of citizenship; 5. Public theology of inclusive governance: peace deals and political agreements; 6. Religious epistemic communities in a post-conflict setting; 7. Beyond Northern Ireland: religious expertise and conflict transformation; Endnotes; Bibliography; Index.