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Confronting violence

answers to questions about the epidemic destroying America"s homes and communities

by George A. Gellert

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- United States,
    • Violence -- United States -- Prevention,
    • Violent crimes -- United States,
    • Violent crimes -- United States -- Prevention

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [273-294) and index.

      StatementGeorge A. Gellert ; foreword by Frank Keating, Governor of Oklahoma.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.V5 G44 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 298 p. ;
      Number of Pages298
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL697186M
      ISBN 100813390958, 0813390923
      LC Control Number97044719

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      In Confronting Religious Violence, twelve international experts from a variety of theological, philosophical, and scientific fields address the issue of religious violence in today’s world. The first part of the book focuses on the historical rise of religious conflict, beginning with the question of whether the New Testament leads to Author: Richard A. Burridge, Jonathan Sacks, Megan Warner. Confronting Violence offers information for physicians, librarians, social service workers, and anyone confronting and coping with the epidemic of violence in America. The 2nd Edition includes information on such recent events as the Columbine High School massacre and the child sex abuse scandal in the Catholic Church.

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