Religious separation and political intolerance in Bosnia-Herzegovina
|Subject||Ethnicity -- Bosnia and Herzegovina -- History.
Ethnicity -- Religious aspects -- History.
Ethnicity -- Religious aspects. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00916051
Ethnicity. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00916034
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Process -- Political Advocacy. -- bisacsh
Religion and state -- Bosnia and Herzegovina -- History.
Religion and state. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01093863
Religion. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01093763
Velikonja sees the former Ottoman borderland as a distinct cultural and religious entity where three major faiths--Islam, Catholicism, and Orthodoxy--managed to coexist in relative peace. It is only during the past century that competing nationalisms have led to persecution, ethnic cleansing, and mass murder. Here, he presents a comprehensive survey that examines how religion has interacted with other aspects of Bosnia-Herzegovina's history.