Does religion do more harm than good 63% say yes 37% say no religion is what people make of it most religions use guilt shame fear and hatred to teach good people to do immoral act people can be good without religion, it does more harm then good question everything and thank you for the question have a nice day posted by: missmedic.
Religion brings peace to many for it brings them a peace of mind knowing that there is an entity that watches over them and potentially cares for them and their success there is also peace with religion since it provides comfort for people that are of the same religion.
Religion brings more conflict than peace this indicates that there is a tendency among americans to believe that the overall effects of religion support the ideal of peace kwords: religio c p sptembe 11 1 assist prof dr, fati university, facult o art an sciences, departmen o sociology, [email protected]
The contribution that religion can make to peacemaking--as the flip side of religious conflict--is only beginning to be explored and explicated in the popular mind, to discuss religion in the context of international affairs automatically raises the specter of religious-based conflict. And more wars and violence have been inspired by religious (political) conflicts than all other causes the leaders of religions are often corrupt, insane or evil much is done in the name of religion that is actually the opposite of what the specific religion preaches. Religious contributions to peacemaking when religion brings peace, not war (ed smock, d) washington dc, usa: us institute of peace this short chapter from the same publication above takes the case of kashmir to highlight the advantages of including religion in track two diplomacy.
History simply does not support the hypothesis that religion is the major cause of conflict the wars of the ancient world were rarely, if ever, based on religion. Religion and conflict luc reychler introduction: towards a religion of world politics the new world order cannot be understood without accounting for the role of religion and religious organizations during the cold war, not much attention was paid to the phenomenon of nationalism and religion.
The communal practice of religion in a house of worship brings people together and allows them to interact and communicate and conflict religion has all of these benefits, but, according to conflict theory, it can also reinforce and promote social inequality and social conflict 173 sociological perspectives on religion by university.