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Title: The Role of Religions in Minimizing the World's Crises
Author(s): NEZHAD, Saeid Edalat
Journal: Studies in Interreligious Dialogue
Volume: 10 Issue: 1 Date: 2000
The aim of the article is to present a view on what realistic ground religious teachings can be used to solve the “world's crises”, the great global problems at the beginning of the 21st century. Briefly put, the role of religions is to teach correct insights and produce normative values appropriate to the requirements of today's world. This can be achieved by changing human being's visions, inclinations and attitudes towards nature, other human beings, and the self.