Book Announcement: Marketing Peace: Deconstructing Christian-Muslim Narratives of God, Salvation and Terrorism

Marketing Peace: Deconstructing Christian-Muslim Narratives of God, Salvation and Terrorism now available from Cambridge Scholars Publishing

9781443895835
Hardback, pp160, £61.99 / $104.95

Cambridge Scholars Publishing is pleased to announce the publication of Marketing Peace: Deconstructing Christian-Muslim Narratives of God, Salvation and Terrorism by Paromita Goswami.

The book unearths the subconscious metaphorical frames utilised by Christians in their conceptualisations of Muslims in the US, and vice versa, through a two-fold approach. Firstly, ethnographic field-work is used to gain the trust of the community and to understand the lived-in experience of community members in their natural social setting. Secondly, the Zaltman Metaphor Elicitation Technique (ZMET) is adopted as a tool to discern the metaphorical lens that Christians and Muslims use to view each other.

The study suggests how this metaphorical lens of framing may help in designing more effective interventions that would fundamentally alter the mechanism of ‘contact’ between rival majority and minority religious groups in conflict.

To read a full summary of the book and to read a 30-page sample extract, which includes the table of contents, please visit the following link:

http://www.cambridgescholars.com/marketing-peace


All Cambridge Scholars authors and contributors are entitled to a 40% discount on this title, to claim this simply enter the author discount code on the My Order page after adding the book to your basket from the link above. For further information about the author discount, please contact admin@cambridgescholars.com.


Marketing Peace: Deconstructing Christian-Muslim Narratives of God, Salvation and Terrorism can be purchased directly from Cambridge Scholars, through Amazon and other online retailers, or through our global network of distributors. Our partners include Bertram, Gardners, Baker & Taylor, Ingram, YBP, Inspirees and MHM Limited. An e-book version will be available for purchase through the Google Play store in due course.

For further information on placing an order for this title, please contact orders@cambridgescholars.com.

About the Author

Paromita Goswami is Associate Professor of Marketing at Shiv Nadar University, India. Her research focuses on using marketing principles to understand social and environmental issues like religious violence, ecologically-conscious consumption, menstrual taboos and alleviating institutional constraints, and gender issues in consumption. She has twenty years’ experience as an entrepreneur, teacher, researcher and corporate leader.

 

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