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Britain and the Origins of the Religious Cold War, 1944-47

Kirby, Dianne (2013) Britain and the Origins of the Religious Cold War, 1944-47. In: Britain in Global Politics: From Churchill to Blair. (Eds: Young, John W., Pedaliu, Effie G.H. and Kandiah, Michael D.), Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 1-21. ISBN 978-1-137-27284-3 [Book section]

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The chapter explores the ways in which the origins of the 'religious cold war' have roots in British policies, reflecting not so much the instinctual aversion to evil attributed to some American policy-makers, but a more mundane vying for power in strateic locations between two European powers, which brought into play all the traditional instruments of state, religion included.

Item Type:Book section
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of English and History
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Arts and Humanities Research Institute > History
Arts and Humanities Research Institute
ID Code:29479
Deposited By: Dr Dianne Kirby
Deposited On:18 May 2014 12:01
Last Modified:18 May 2014 12:01

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