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IR 175 - International Politics (McKoy)
A guide to resources on religious persecution around the world.
Provides access to both current and historical content dating back to 1850. Viewable online and through mobile app. First time users must register. For more info, visit: https://wheaton.libanswers.com/faq/266295.
The best source for finding full text of many newspapers published in other countries. Good for researching current discussions on religious persecution. Try searching for christian persecution [country name] or religious freedom [country name].
Reports on the activities of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to promote human rights abroad. Includes sections on countries of concern, some of which have reports on religious persecution and the UK response.
The global persecution of Christians is an urgent human rights issue that remains underreported. This volume presents the results of the first systematic global investigation into how Christians respond to persecution. Includes chapters on Christian responses to persecution in various countries. Also comes from the Under Caesar's Sword Project.
A new journal on Christianity & American foreign policy. Includes a section on international religious liberty. Because it's so new, it doesn't have many articles, but you may find something depending on your country assignment.
Christians in the Middle East have come under increasing pressure in recent years with the rise of radical Islam. In Egypt, the large Coptic Christian community has traditionally played an important political and historical role. This book examines Egyptian Christians' responses to sectarian pressures in both national and local contexts.