The Resource Fields of blood : religion and the history of violence, Karen Armstrong

Fields of blood : religion and the history of violence, Karen Armstrong

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Fields of blood : religion and the history of violence
Title
Fields of blood
Title remainder
religion and the history of violence
Statement of responsibility
Karen Armstrong
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
From the author of A History of God, an exploration of religion's connection to violence. For the first time in American history, religious self-identification is on the decline. Some have cited a perception that began to grow after Sept 11-- that faith in general is a source of aggression, intolerance, and divisiveness-- something bad for society. But how accurate is that view? And does it apply equally to all faiths? In these troubled times, we risk basing decisions of real and dangerous consequence on mistaken understandings of the faiths subscribed around us, in our immediate community as well as globally. And so, Karen Armstrong examines the impulse toward violence in each of the world's great religions."--from publisher's description
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armstrong, Karen
Credits note
Director, David Rapkin
Dewey number
201/.72
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
BL65.V55
LC item number
A76 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Violence
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not applicable
Label
Fields of blood : religion and the history of violence, Karen Armstrong
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Publication
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  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Sound recording
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unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
16 sound discs (approximately 20 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780553399295
Isbn Type
(Random House Audio)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHA 4654
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)872408142
  • 729568
  • (OCoLC)ocn872408142
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Fields of blood : religion and the history of violence, Karen Armstrong
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Sound recording
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
16 sound discs (approximately 20 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780553399295
Isbn Type
(Random House Audio)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHA 4654
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)872408142
  • 729568
  • (OCoLC)ocn872408142
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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