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What is the community criteria for referencing religious sources?

Context: Having just barely joined History.SE after participating in several other SE communities, I've been struck with how closed the community seems to be to newcomers and casual participants - ...
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How should we format the community wiki answer to list-type questions?

Some of you may have noticed, but there's a tentative experiment going on in Destruction of iconic structures in wars of the 20th century and later, where we answer list type questions with community ...
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I didn't check community wiki - and no one has edited my answer- why is it a wiki?

About a minute ago, I answered the question: Is there a correlation between the colonial power and the stability/success of the post colonial state? My answer is listed as community wiki. I didn't ...
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Why was this answer put into community wiki?

Stalin cultivated a "Friend of the Children" image: Why? Did other communist/socialist leaders do the same? Why was this answer put into community wiki? It is entirely mine - every word and ...
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Is a wiki type question appropriate for the site?

When I saw the question https://history.stackexchange.com/questions/775/deaths-caused-by-the-doctrine-of-humors I began to think that this might be a useful type of wiki question; although I think ...