Religion and violence in Russia: context, manifestations, and policy

Introduction -- Part I. Religion, "extremism", and violence: the context -- The state against violence in spheres related to religion -- Islamophobia in Russia: trends and societal context -- Part II. Recruitment and motivation -- Violence toward "nontraditional" faiths in Russia...

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Other Authors: Oliker, Olga 1970-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Lanham, MD Rowman & Littlefield 2018
Washington, DC Center for Strategic and International Studies 2018
Series/Journal:CSIS report
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Russia / Religion / Violence
B Russia / Religious policy / Religious conflict / Violence
Further subjects:B Religion and state Russia (Federation)
B Russia (Federation) Social conditions 1991-
Parallel Edition:Electronic
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Summary:Introduction -- Part I. Religion, "extremism", and violence: the context -- The state against violence in spheres related to religion -- Islamophobia in Russia: trends and societal context -- Part II. Recruitment and motivation -- Violence toward "nontraditional" faiths in Russia -- Violence and the defense of "traditional values" -- Online militant jihadist propaganda targeting Russian-speaking audiences and the Russian response -- Part III. Uses of "radicalism": elite relationships, migration, religion, and violence in the Volga region and Central Russia -- The North Caucasus and nearby border regions -- Part IV. Implications beyond Russia -- Ukraine's church politics in war and revolution -- Conclusion: recommendations and avenues for further research
Item Description:"A report of the CSIS Russia and Eurasia Program
Includes bibliographical references
ISBN:1442280638