Table of contents for Holy war : history of an idea / Jacques G. Ruelland ; translated by Cornelia Fuykschot and Jeanne Poulin ; with a preface by Eric Volant.

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Table of Contents
Foreword
i
Preface 
by Eric Volant
iii
Acknowledgements
ix
Introduction
War and Holy War
1
Chapter 1
Holy War and Sacred War
3
Chapter 2
The Hebrews and Holy War
7
Chapter 3
The Weapons of Yahweh
13
Chapter 4
From Holy War to Just War
29
Chapter 5
The Islamic Jihad
41
Chapter 6
The Crusades
51
6.1 - The Notion of Indulgence
58
6.2 - The Concept of Purgatory
62
6.3 - Chronology of the Crusades
63
Chapter 7
The Byzantine Pseudo-Crusades 
71
Chapter 8
The Wars of Religion
77
Chapter 9
The Suicidal Tactics of the Germans and the Japanese
83
Conclusion
Redefining Peace
93
Diagram
The Notions and Relationships of Holy War
101
Bibliography
103
Index
109

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

War -- Biblical teaching.
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
War -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Crusades.
Jihad.