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Religions 2017, 8(6), 111;

Religion and Violence: Thinking again about the Link

Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN 46383-46385, USA
Academic Editor: Steven Leonard Jacobs
Received: 28 March 2017 / Revised: 31 May 2017 / Accepted: 1 June 2017 / Published: 12 June 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Religion and Genocide)
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This article is a contribution to a Special Issue on religion and genocide edited by Dr. Steven Jacobs. The aim of the article is to suggest a dimension of research not often considered to be part of the discussion. Because genocidal events have happened in conjunction with religious holidays, the article suggests that researchers must consider the role that worship and the texts of worship play in shaping the context for genocide. View Full-Text
Keywords: Holocaust; genocide; worship; Good Friday; Passover Holocaust; genocide; worship; Good Friday; Passover
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. (CC BY 4.0).

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