Section 4

CURRICULUM ISSUES

This section looks at a selection of contentious issues that can provoke violent extremism.

  • Gateway 4.1 Religious extremism
  • Gateway 4.2 Terrorism claiming religious justification
  • Gateway 4.3a Religion and conflict: Israel/Palestine
  • Gateway 4.3b Religion and conflict: Northern Ireland
  • Gateway 4.3c Religion and conflict: Partition and its aftermath
  • Gateway 4.4 Hatred based on religion, ethnicity or 'race', especially when given a religious justification
  • Gateway 4.5 Jihad
  • Gateway 4.6 Religions and same-sex relationships
  • Gateway 4.7 Identity, tradition and belonging
  • Gateway 4.8 Understanding social, cultural and political aspects of religion
  • Gateway 4.9 Violence against women, especially when given a religious justification
  • Gateway 4.10 Islamism