The chapter explores the ways in which the origins of the 'religious cold war' have roots in British policies, reflecting not so much the instinctual aversion to evil attributed to some American policy-makers, but a more mundane vying for power in strateic locations between two European powers, which brought into play all the traditional instruments of state, religion included.
|Title of host publication||Britain in Global Politics: From Churchill to Blair|
|Editors||John W. Young, Effie G.H. Pedaliu, Michael D. Kandiah|
|Place of Publication||Basingstoke|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Oct 2013|
Kirby, D. (2013). Britain and the Origins of the Religious Cold War, 1944-47. In J. W. Young, E. G. H. Pedaliu, & M. D. Kandiah (Eds.), Britain in Global Politics: From Churchill to Blair (Vol. 2, pp. 1-21). Palgrave Macmillan.