Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Holy Wars and Holy AllianceThe Return of Religion to the Global Political Stage$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Manlio Graziano

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780231174626

Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: January 2019

DOI: 10.7312/columbia/9780231174626.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM COLUMBIA SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.columbia.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright University of Minnesota Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in CUPSO for personal use.date: 20 September 2021

Introduction

Introduction

Chapter:
(p.1) Introduction
Source:
Holy Wars and Holy Alliance
Author(s):

Manlio Graziano

, Brian Knowlton
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231174626.003.0001

The world today is experiencing a striking disruption of the international balance of power, perhaps as sweeping as the shift in the geopolitical axis that occurred with the arrival of the Age of Discovery in the sixteenth century. In examining these changes through the prism of international politics, this book is structured around a certainty and a hypothesis. The certainty: the forces and political forms we grew accustomed to in the twentieth century are undergoing an all-out metamorphosis. The hypothesis: some of the voids they have left are being filled by religion and religious groups....

Columbia Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .