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General Introduction

John Tolan, Gilles Veinstein, and Henry Laurens

in Europe and the Islamic World: A History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691147055
eISBN:
9781400844753
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691147055.003.0001
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

This introductory chapter argues that, far from being a “clash” of two rival civilizations, the Muslim world and Europe (or the West) were in reality two branches of a single “Islamo-Christian” ... More


The Second World War and After

MATTHEW GRIMLEY

in Citizenship, Community, and the Church of England: Liberal Anglican Theories of the State Between the Wars

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199270897
eISBN:
9780191709494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199270897.003.0007
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter traces what happened to Liberal Anglican political ideas during and after the Second World War. Christian ideas of community enjoyed an Indian summer during the Second World War. This ... More


Segregation: Violent Order in a Christian Civilization, 1890–1900

Elizabeth L. Jemison

in Christian Citizens: Reading the Bible in Black and White in the Postemancipation South

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781469659695
eISBN:
9781469659718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469659695.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

At Mississippi’s 1890 state constitutional convention, white ministers blessed the work of disenfranchising black voters as the triumph of Christian family order. With the loss of civil and political ... More


Heresy and Liberalism: Cicero, Arius, and Socinus

Robert Pattison

in The Great Dissent: John Henry Newman and the Liberal Heresy

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195067309
eISBN:
9780199855193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195067309.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter explains how Newman reached the conclusion that Arius, the 4th-century heresiarch, defiled Christian civilization with liberal apostasy. Other heretics than Arius and Hampden might have ... More


Odium Theologicum: The Liberal as Antichrist

Robert Pattison

in The Great Dissent: John Henry Newman and the Liberal Heresy

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195067309
eISBN:
9780199855193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195067309.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter tells the story of why Newman came to hate Renn Dickson Hampden, a living oracle of liberalism. Newman's violent reaction to liberals like Hampden coincided with his researches into ... More


General Introduction

Menso Folkerts, Barnabas Hughes, Roi Wagner, and J. Lennart Berggren

Victor J. Katz (ed.)

in Sourcebook in the Mathematics of Medieval Europe and North Africa

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691156859
eISBN:
9781400883202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691156859.003.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, History of Mathematics

This introductory chapter provides a brief background to the interchange of mathematical knowledge across three civilizations during the medieval period, as well as this volume's editing and ... More


Wars and Rumors of Wars: The Response of British and American Churches to the First World War

Brian Stanley

in Christianity in the Twentieth Century: A World History

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196848
eISBN:
9781400890316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196848.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter suggests that the consequences of the First World War for patterns of Christian belief and the life of the churches were indeed great, but that they stimulated, not an immediate loss of ... More


Conceit and Deceit in the European Union: Imaginaries of Europe and a Pan-Eurasian Alternative

Chris Hann

in European Integration: Historical Trajectories, Geopolitical Contexts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474455893
eISBN:
9781474480604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474455893.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Current tensions between ‘old’ and ‘new’ members of the EU are explored with reference to capitalist political economy and historical constructions of a continental divide. While ‘populist’ ... More


Russia and the West: Toward Understanding

Vladimir I. Yakunin

in Russia: The Challenges of Transformation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814785003
eISBN:
9780814785010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814785003.003.0016
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This afterword examines the question of whether Russia is part of that entity known as “the West” or “Western civilization.” It argues that Russia developed as an alternative (to the Western) ... More


Fundamentalism as a Political Phenomenon

George M. Marsden

in Fundamentalism and American Culture

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197599488
eISBN:
9780197599525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197599488.003.0024
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

From its beginnings, fundamentalism was often interpreted as a political phenomenon. Faith and theology were at the center of the movement, but some political concerns were always there. Most of ... More


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