History: Religious History

  • Catholic Critics of the King James Bible, 1611-1911 book cover

    Catholic Critics of the King James Bible, 1611-1911

    By Ellie Gebarowski-Shafer

    This book challenges the prevailing view that until fairly recently the King James Bible (KJB) dominated the field of English biblical translation virtually unopposed. Rather than focusing on its gradual acceptance and triumph as traditional Protestant narratives and even most recent scholarly…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Evangelicals and the End of Christendom: Religion, Australia and the Crises of the 1960s book cover

    Evangelicals and the End of Christendom

    Religion, Australia and the Crises of the 1960s

    By Hugh Chilton

    In the turbulent 1960s, two foundations of the Western world rapidly and unexpectedly collapsed. "Christendom", marked by the dominance of discursive Christianity in public culture, and "Greater Britain", the powerful sentimental and strategic union of Britain and its settler societies, disappeared…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Evangelicalism

  • A Sourcebook of Early Modern European History: Life, Death, and Everything in Between book cover

    A Sourcebook of Early Modern European History

    Life, Death, and Everything in Between

    Edited by Ute Lotz-Heumann

    A Sourcebook of Early Modern European History not only provides instructors with primary sources of a manageable length and translated into English, it also offers students a concise explanation of their context and meaning. By covering different areas of early modern life through the lens of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14 
    Routledge

  • Early Modern Ireland: New Sources, Methods, and Perspectives book cover

    Early Modern Ireland

    New Sources, Methods, and Perspectives

    Edited by Vincent Carey, Sarah Covington, Valerie Mcgowan-Doyle

    Early Modern Ireland: New Sources, Methods, and Perspectives offers fresh approaches and case studies that push the field of early modern Ireland, and of British and European history more generally, into unexplored directions. The centuries between 1500 and 1700 were pivotal in Ireland’s history,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-10 
    Routledge

  • Capetian France 987-1328 book cover

    Capetian France 987-1328

    3rd Edition

    By Elizabeth Hallam

    Spanning France's development across four centuries, Capetian France is a definitive book. This third edition has been expanded to include more on culture and society and is now accompanied with online resources, including links to images and primary sources. In 987, when Hugh Capet took the throne…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • The Iberian World book cover

    The Iberian World

    Edited by Fernando Bouza, Pedro Cardim, Antonio Feros

    The Iberian World draws together, for the first time in English, the latest research in Iberian studies toward multi-territorial and multi-"national" approaches. It evaluates Spain and Portugal in the 15th-19th centuries including their European possessions, and analyses the interactions and…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • The Renaissance of Letters: Knowledge and Community in Italy, 1300-1650 book cover

    The Renaissance of Letters

    Knowledge and Community in Italy, 1300-1650

    Edited by Suzanne Sutherland, Paula Findlen

    In this edited volume, an interdisciplinary group of scholars examines the Renaissance of letter-writing in the Italian peninsula, where humanists like Barbaro were among the first to perceive and articulate the power of letters. Most importantly, the volume is a collective reflection on the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Pilgrim Bodies: An Anatomy of Christian and Post-Christian Intentional Movement book cover

    Pilgrim Bodies

    An Anatomy of Christian and Post-Christian Intentional Movement

    By Sara Terreault, Matthew R. Anderson

    Pilgrim Bodies traces the emergence and expansion of pilgrimage in the Christian West to its eclipse in the early modern period, and its subsequent re-invention in postmodernity. By focussing on the lived body, this volume engages the recent explosion of interest, both scholarly and popular, in the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Pilgrimage, Religious Travel and Tourism

  • Inochentism and Russian Orthodoxy: Narratives of Resistance book cover

    Inochentism and Russian Orthodoxy

    Narratives of Resistance

    By James A. Kapalo

    This book explores the history and evolution of a controversial new religious movement that emerged in the Russian borderlands of Moldova and Ukraine in the context of the Russian revolutionary period. It centres around the charismatic preaching of Inochentie, a monk of the Orthodox Church, known…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Religions

  • Saints and Sanctity in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: Striving for remembrance book cover

    Saints and Sanctity in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

    Striving for remembrance

    Edited by Alexandre Coello de la Rosa, Linda G. Jones

    A common objective of saint veneration in all three Abrahamic religions is the recovery and perpetuation of the collective memory of the saint. Christianity, Judaism, and Islam all yield intriguing similarities and differences in their respective conceptions of sanctity. This edited collection…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Sanctity in Global Perspective

  • Saints as Intercessors between the Wealthy and the Divine: Art and Hagiography among the Medieval Merchant Classes book cover

    Saints as Intercessors between the Wealthy and the Divine

    Art and Hagiography among the Medieval Merchant Classes

    Edited by Cynthia Camp, Emily Kelley

    Despite medieval and modern stereotypes of merchants as godless and avaricious, medieval traders were highly devout – and rightly so. Overseas trade was dangerous, and merchants' commercial activities were seen as jeopardizing their souls. Merchants turned to saints for protection and succor,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Sanctity in Global Perspective

  • Later Medieval Europe: 1250-1520 book cover

    Later Medieval Europe

    1250-1520, 4th Edition

    By Daniel Waley, Daniel Waley, Peter Denley, Peter Denley

    Later Medieval Europe traces medieval history from the divine right of kings to the political philosophies of writers such as Machiavelli and the medieval city-states to the unification of Spain. Daniel Waley and Peter Denley focus on the growing power of the state to illuminate changing political…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

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