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Sociological Approaches to Qumran Sectarianism

Jutta Jokiranta.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Dead Sea Scrolls

October 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Studies; Sociology of Religion; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Christianity. 14745 words.

Scholarly reflection on the people behind the Qumran documents has been coloured by the use of the term ‘sect’ from very early on, ever since the first announcement of the discovery of the...

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Sectarian Dividing Lines and Post-War Slum Clearance

Keith Daniel Roberts.

in Liverpool Sectarianism

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 8112 words.

Building on the previous section, chapter four challenges, on a broader basis, the orthodox explanation for the decline of sectarianism. It has often been repeated that post-war slum...

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‘The madness of party’: Homicide and sectarianism

Richard Mc Mahon.

in Homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland

March 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 15333 words.

This chapter demonstrates that the relatively low rate of sectarian homicide evident in Ireland at this time was a product of the complex interplay of competing considerations of religious...

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Bad Blood: Sectarianism in the Irish Novel

John Wilson Foster.

in Irish Novels 1890-1940

February 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 10783 words.

This chapter analyzes depictions of sectarianism in Irish novels. Topics discussed include Dark Rosaleen by M. E. Francis, the Twelfth of July Orange parade, and the fictional image of...

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The religious beliefs of the sectarian communities

Timothy H. Lim.

in The Dead Sea Scrolls: A Very Short Introduction

March 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biblical Archaeology; Biblical Studies. 1640 words.

‘The religious beliefs of the sectarian communities’ explores Jewish beliefs in the Second Temple period. Judaism is a way of life rather than a common faith, but common beliefs are held....

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Faith and Fatherland: Ethno-Sectarian Collective Mutuality

in Irish, Catholic and Scouse

September 2007; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 12311 words.

This chapter is concerned with the network of ethnic and sectarian friendly societies. It concentrates on three episodes in the development of Liverpool-Irish mutuality: the Ribbonite...

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Overview of Sectarian Incidents (2008–2011)

Mariz Tadros.

in Copts at the Crossroads

June 2013; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Politics. 5839 words.

Looking at the final 3 years of Mubarak rule, this chapter provides a quantitative description of the nature of sectarian incidents: their frequency, causes, actors, locations, and key...

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Mitigation, Management, and Resolution of Sectarianism under Mubarak

Mariz Tadros.

in Copts at the Crossroads

June 2013; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Politics. 9140 words.

This chapter takes a micro-level look at the causes of communal violence against Copts: places of worship, the escalation of petty, non-sectarian disputes, and gender relations in which...

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Jewish sectarianism in the Second Temple period

Timothy H. Lim.

in The Dead Sea Scrolls: A Very Short Introduction

March 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biblical Archaeology; Biblical Studies. 3331 words.

‘Jewish sectarianism in the Second Temple period’ contextualizes the Dead Sea Scrolls within the history of Second Temple Judaism and discusses the origins and history of the Qumran...

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Sectarian Agencies

Edited by Terry Mizrahi and Larry E. Davis.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 8 words.

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Winning for God: Sectarianism in the Parliamentary and Presidential Elections

Mariz Tadros.

in Copts at the Crossroads

June 2013; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Politics. 5726 words.

This chapter analyses the first two elections post-Mubarak, and argues that they were displays of deep sectarianism, rather than milestones in the transition from authoritarianism to...

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Civilising offensives: education, football and ‘eradicating’ sectarianism in Scotland

John Flint and Ryan Powell.

in Securing respect

April 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. 7328 words.

This chapter refers to the work of Norbert Elias on the Civilising Process and the work of Elias and Scotson on The Established and the Outsiders to explore how values, norms and habits...

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Sectarianism and Heresy: From Qumran Calendars to Christian Easter Controversies

Sacha Stern.

in Calendars in Antiquity

September 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 38106 words.

This chapter considers how calendars were involved in the formation of religious sects and heresies. After clarifying what is meant, in this context, by ‘sectarianism’ and ‘heresy’, the...

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Contextualizing Sectarian Militancy in Pakistan: A Case Study of Jhang1

Tahir Kamran.

in Journal of Islamic Studies

January 2009; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History; Islam; Regional and Area Studies. 12069 words.

In the post-Saddam era, the scourge of sectarian conflict in its worst form looms large on the horizon of the entire Muslim world: an intra-civilizational clash may be rather more likely...

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Hollowell, James Hirst (1851–1909), advocate of non-sectarian education

C. W. Sutton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 662 words.

Hollowell, James Hirst (1851–1909), advocate of non-sectarian education, was born in St Giles's Street, Northampton, on 25 February 1851, the son of William Hollowell, shoemaker and a local...

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The Roots of Sectarian Law and Order in the Gulf

Staci Strobl.

in Beyond Sunni and Shia

February 2018; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 12954 words.

Criminal justice and policing institutions are the dominant carriers of social order, often drawing upon and reinforcing existing social norms—especially discriminatory norms. In Bahrain...

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‘Pat-riot-ism’: Sectarian Violence and Public Disorder

in Irish, Catholic and Scouse

September 2007; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 4966 words.

This chapter evaluates ‘Pat-riot-ism’, which bothered the local authorities. Efforts were expended on cultural projects of national regeneration. Sectarian violence became an institution in...

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The Diminishing Politics of Sectarianism: How Class Politics Displaced Identity Politics

Keith Daniel Roberts.

in Liverpool Sectarianism

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9021 words.

Chapter five assesses the interplay between the religious and political divide. It asserts that to rival the Tory-Orange-Protestant caucus, the Liberals would also play on sectarianism to...

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Engelhardt as Sectarian: An Evangelical Protestant Consideration of After God

James R. Thobaben.

in Christian Bioethics

August 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Christian Life and Practice; Medical Ethics. 9053 words.

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In this article, I argue that while Christians should share Engelhardt’s disappointment in how bioethics functions in the world, they should not share...

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Iran’s Nuclear Saga; And Iraq Averts an Inter-Sectarian War

Dilip Hiro.

in Cold War in the Islamic World

March 2019; p ublished online June 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Middle Eastern Politics. 15225 words.

Alarmed by the news in August 2002 that Iran was hiding a uranium enrichment facility from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Riyadh strengthened its ties with Pakistan, a...

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