- Affiliation: University of Edinburgh, U.K.
Jonathan Spencer is Professor of the Anthropology of South Asia at the University of Edinburgh.
Books by Jonathan Spencer
Reassembling the Political
Jonathan Goodhand, Shahul Hasbullah, Bark Klem, Benedikt Korf, Jonathan Spencer, Kalinga Tudor Silva
Is religion best seen as only a cause of war, or is it a source of comfort for those caught up in conflict? Checkpoint, Temple, Church and Mosque is based on fieldwork in Sri Lanka’s most religiously diverse and politically troubled region in the closing years of the civil war. It provides a series of new and provocative arguments about the promise of a religiously based civil society, and the strengths and weaknesses of religious organisations and viagra in canada religious leaders in conflict mediation… (more information)