The gods of war: is religion the primary cause of violent conflict?

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IVP Books ;
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[2007]
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English
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In this provocative book, historian Meic Pearse debunks the common misconception that religion causes war. He argues that while religion is often a significant generator of armed conflict both in the past and in the present, the two principal causes of human warfare are in fact culture and greed for territory, resources or power.
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9780830834907
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