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How do you commemorate Christian suffering without reawakening ancient hatred?
by Philip Jenkins
"What's going on is a nation-building process. It's similar to what happened at the end of World War I, when major empires were destroyed."
interview by Richard A. Kauffman
Study of the Armenian genocide has attracted many fine scholars, but Ronald Suny's book stands out.
reviewed by Philip Jenkins
Many scholars have traced the intra-Christian conflicts over slavery. Less noticed are the situations in which Christians were themselves enslaved.
Historically, the region from the Danube to the Euphrates and from Belgrade to Baghdad is religiously complex. Our modern map is a product of decades of violence and ethnic cleansing.