Religion and politics in Russia: a reader

Christianity: Orthodoxy and others -- Islam: Sunnis and Shi'ites in cultural perspective -- Judaism: from persecution to revival -- Buddhism: cultural variations -- Old and new religious movements: Burkhanism and Falun Gong -- Shamanism: syncretism and revival of traditional worldviews

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Other Authors: Balzer, Marjorie Mandelstam 1950-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Armonk, NY [u.a.] Sharpe c2010
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Russia / Religion / Politics
Further subjects:B Collection of essays
B Russia (Federation) Religion 21st century
B Religion and politics Russia (Federation)
B Russia (Federation) Religion 20th century
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Summary:Christianity: Orthodoxy and others -- Islam: Sunnis and Shi'ites in cultural perspective -- Judaism: from persecution to revival -- Buddhism: cultural variations -- Old and new religious movements: Burkhanism and Falun Gong -- Shamanism: syncretism and revival of traditional worldviews
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index. - Christianity: Orthodoxy and others -- Islam: Sunnis and Shi'ites in cultural perspective -- Judaism: from persecution to revival -- Buddhism: cultural variations -- Old and new religious movements: Burkhanism and Falun Gong -- Shamanism: syncretism and revival of traditional worldviews
ISBN:0765624141