This series presents the selected works of scholars with leading international reputations who have made outstanding contributions to their field. Each author has edited their own selections and added new introductions and new writings to present superb, structured resources for contemporary scholars.
Forrester on Christian Ethics and Practical Theology Collected Writings on Christianity, India, and the Social Order
By William A. Graham
June 12, 2019
William A Graham, a leading international scholar in the field of Islamic Studies, gathers together his selected writings under three sections: 1.History and Interpretation of Islamic Religion; 2.The Qur'an as Scripture, and 3. Scripture in the History of Religion. Each section opens with a new ...
By Anthony C. Thiselton
June 10, 2019
Hermeneutics is an interdisciplinary study of how we interpret texts, especially biblical texts, in the light of theories of understanding in philosophy, meaning in literary theory, and of theology. This volume brings together the seminal thought of a leading contemporary pioneer in this field. ...
By Duncan B. Forrester
August 23, 2018
Bringing together articles and chapters from his considerable work in theological ethics, India, and the social order, Duncan Forrester incorporates new writing and introductions to each thematic section to guide readers through this invaluable resource. This book offers stimulating studies in ...
By William L. Rowe, Nick Trakakis
October 28, 2007
William Rowe is one of the leading thinkers in contemporary philosophy of religion. Although he is best known for his contributions to the problem of evil, he has produced innovative and influential work across a wide array of subjects at the interface between philosophy and religion. He has, for ...
Edited By John J. Shepherd
June 23, 2009
Ninian Smart came to public prominence as the founding Professor of the first British university Department of Religious Studies in the late 1960s. His pioneering views on education in religion proved hugely influential at all levels, from primary schools to academic teaching and research. An ...
By Roger Beck
December 23, 2004
Roger Beck, a world authority on Mithraism, brings together his major writings on the Mysteries of Mithras in the context of the culture and religions of imperial Rome. In these studies he opens new vistas on myth making, ritual, symbolism, the role of astrology in the cult, recently discovered ...