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Environmental Millennialism  

Robin Globus and Bron Taylor

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Oct 2011
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Jan 2012
This article offers a description of the phenomenon of environmental millennialism. Environmentalism synthesises hard science and religion to formulate millennial themes. Although relevant ... More

Eschatology and Politics  

Stephen H. Webb

Print publication date:
Dec 2007
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Sep 2009
No theologian has done more to show the political significance of eschatology than Jürgen Moltmann. For Moltmann, the subject matter of all theology should be focused on hope, and ... More

Millennialism in the Caribbean  

Barry Chevannes

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Oct 2011
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Jan 2012
The Rastafari of Jamaica represents the main millennial force in the Caribbean, which derives its impetus from European racism. This article deals with the advent of the Rastafari movement ... More

Religion and Scarcity: A New Theory for the Role of Religion in Violence  

Hector Avalos

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Jan 2013
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Mar 2013
This chapter demonstrates the viability of a new theory for the role of religion in violence by applying it to cases ranging from the ancient to the modern world, and in the three ... More

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