Religious Activism in the Global Economy

Religious Activism in the Global Economy

Author: Sabine Dreher

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781783486984

Category: Religion

Page: 320

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This book explores how religious activists understand, interpret and practically engage with neoliberal globalization and present their proposals and practices to promote, reform or resist neoliberal globalization.
Religious Activism in the Global Economy
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Sabine Dreher, Peter J. Smith
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book explores how religious activists understand, interpret and practically engage with neoliberal globalization and present their proposals and practices to promote, reform or resist neoliberal globalization.
Religions in International Political Economy
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Sabine Dreher
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-02 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book shows how religions and their internal struggles shape key actors and processes in the international political economy. It highlights how fundamentalist, business-oriented Christians in the United States were instrumental in the neoliberal turn in US hegemony, how Christianity, in the form of prosperity religion, transformed Latin America, and
The Role of Religion in Struggles for Global Justice
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Peter J. Smith, Katharina Glaab, Claudia Baumgart-Ochse, Elizabeth Smythe
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Struggles for global justice are being fought by civil society groups across the globe, addressing global inequalities, challenging neoliberal market driven globalization and demanding to remedy its negative implications. This book examines the roles religious communities and organizations in particular play in the struggles for global justice, roles too often
The Worldview of the Word of Faith Movement: Eden Redeemed
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Mikael Stenhammar
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This volume approaches the Word of Faith as a worldview, and analyses the movement through N. T. Wright's model for worldview-analysis in order to provide necessary nuance and complexity to scholarly interpretations of the Word of Faith. The reader receives insights into the movement's narrative, semiotic, practical and propositional dimensions,
The Oxford Handbook of Nigerian Politics
Language: en
Pages: 801
Authors: A. Carl LeVan, Patrick Ukata
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Oxford Handbooks

This volume is an authoritative and agenda-setting examination of Nigerian politics.