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  • Spirit and Capital in an Age of Inequality

    Edited by Robert P. Jones, Ted A Smith

    This volume brings together a diverse group of scholars, activists, and public intellectuals to consider one of the most pressing issues of our time: increasing inequalities of income and wealth that grate against justice and erode the bonds that hold society together. Authors think through…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03 
    Routledge

  • Re-Imagining Christian Higher Education

    Edited by Laurie Schreiner

    Re-Imagining Christian Higher Education takes a fresh and critical look at the challenges facing Christian colleges and universities, and provides concrete recommendations for university leaders, faculty, and staff to implement in their daily work. Chapters in this volume address leadership and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-02 
    Routledge

  • Battering

    Medieval Saints and Modern Women

    By Nancy Nienhuis, Beverly Mayne Kienzle

    Hardback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Medieval Religion and Culture

  • Contemporary Political Philosophy and Religion

    Between Public Reason and Pluralism

    By Camil Ungureanu, Paolo Monti

    What is the place of religion in a pluralist democracy? The continuous presence of religion in the public sphere has raised anew normative and practical issues related to the role of religion in a democratic polity, generating spirited political debates in Western and non-Western contexts.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Thinking Sex with the Great Whore

    Deviant Sexualities and Empire in the Book of Revelation

    By Luis Menendez-Antuna

    Many scholars in Biblical and Revelation studies have written at length about the imperial and patriarchal implications of the figure of the Whore of Babylon. However, much of the focus has been on the links to the Roman Empire and ancient attitudes towards gender. This book adds another layer to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Biblical Criticism

  • Spiritual and Social Transformation in African American Spiritual Churches

    More than Conjurers

    By Margarita Simon Guillory

    At the core of African American religion’s response to social inequalities has been a symbiotic relationship between socio-political activism and spiritual restoration. Drawing on archival material and ethnographic fieldwork with African American Spiritual Churches in the USA, this book examines…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Prophets, Prophecy, and Oracles in the Roman Empire

    Jewish, Christian, and Greco-Roman Cultures

    By Leslie Kelly

    This book surveys the uses and function of prophecy, prophets, and oracles among Jews, Christians, and pagans in the first three centuries of the Roman Empire and explores how prophecy and prophetic texts functioned as a common language that enabled religious discourse to develop between these…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Classical Studies

  • Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse

    The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers

    By Jeffrey M. Ringer

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse seeks to address the current gap in American public discourse between secular liberals and religiously committed citizens by focusing on the academic and public writing of millennial evangelical Christian students. Analysis of such writing reveals…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Radical Orthodoxy in a Pluralistic World

    Desire, Beauty, and the Divine

    By Angus M. Slater

    Radical Orthodoxy remains an important movement within Christian theology, but does it relate effectively with an increasingly pluralist and secular Western society? Can it authentically communicate the beauty and desire of the divine to such a diverse collection of theological accounts of meaning?…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Women, Enlightenment and Catholicism

    A Transnational Biographical History

    Edited by Ulrich L. Lehner

    Women, Enlightenment and Catholicism explores, for the first time, the uncharted territory of women’s religious Enlightenment. Each chapter offers a biographical insight into the social and cultural context of female Enlighteners and how Catholic women in Europe used the thought and values of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Religion and Peace

    Historical Aspects

    Edited by Yvonne Friedman

    This volume represents a departure from the prevailing emphasis on religion and war in the medieval and early modern periods. Instead, the book explores the relationship between religion and peace in the context of Christianity, Islam, and Judaism, both as an ideal and on the practical level. The…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Imagining Mary

    A Psychoanalytic Perspective on Devotion to the Virgin Mother of God

    By Daniel Rancour-Laferriere

    Imagining Mary breaks new ground in the long tradition of Christian mariology. The book is an interdisciplinary investigation of some of the many Marys, East and West, from the New Testament Mary of Nazareth down to Our Lady of the Good Death in the twentieth century. In Imagining Mary, Professor…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

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