Civil society in Malerkotla, Punjab : fostering resilience through religion /

Civil Society in Malerkotla, Pubjab: Fostering Resilience through Religion by Karenjot Bhangoo Randhawa explores the direct role that religion plays in conflict and peace that has often been difficult to isolate. Randhawa extends previous work on peace and conflict resolution by looking at the town...

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Author / Creator:Randhawa, Karenjot Bhangoo, 1976-
Imprint:Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, 2012.
Description:1 online resource
Language:English
Subject:Peace-building -- Religious aspects -- Case studies.
Peace-building -- India -- Maler Kotla -- Case studies.
Conflict management -- Religious aspects -- Case studies.
Conflict management -- India -- Maler Kotla -- Case studies.
Civil society -- India -- Maler Kotla -- Case studies.
Religious pluralism -- India -- Maler Kotla -- Case studies.
Sikhism -- Relations -- Islam -- Case studies.
Islam -- Relations -- Sikhism -- Case studies.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Essays.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Reference.
Peace-building.
Conflict management.
Civil society.
Conflict management -- Religious aspects.
Interfaith relations.
Islam.
Peace-building -- Religious aspects.
Religious pluralism.
Sikhism.
India -- Maler Kotla.
Electronic books.
Case studies.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11403849
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ISBN:9780739167380
0739167383
9780739167373
0739167375
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:Civil Society in Malerkotla, Pubjab: Fostering Resilience through Religion by Karenjot Bhangoo Randhawa explores the direct role that religion plays in conflict and peace that has often been difficult to isolate. Randhawa extends previous work on peace and conflict resolution by looking at the town of Malerkotla, Punjab which has witnessed many outbreaks of violence in the past but still holds peace as the norm. As a case study, this book uncovers how religious associations, expressions and activities have helped to build social capital and stabilize peace.
Other form:Print version: Randhawa, Karenjot Bhangoo, 1976- Civil society in Malerkotla, Punjab. Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, 2012 9780739167373