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  • Enlightening the Next Generation

    Catholics and their Schools 1830-1980, 1st Edition

    Edited by F. Michael Perko

    Originally published in 1988, this title looks at the importance of the Catholic school in American education from 1830 to 1980. The articles in this collection illuminate the patterns of development. The most prevalent theme is that of school controversy, involving either Catholic conflict with…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge Revivals

  • John Lydgate

    1st Edition

    By Derek Pearsall

    Originally published in 1970, John Lydgate sets out to restore a sense of perspective to the work of Lydgate, not by attributing a spurious modernity as a precursor of the Renaissance, but by accepting the fact that he is fundamentally medieval. The book analyses Lydgate’s background in literary…

    Hardback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • The Absolute Power Complex from Constantine to Stalin

    The Collective Unconscious of Catholic and Orthodox Countries, 1st Edition

    By Mino Vianello

    In The Absolute Power Complex from Constantine to Stalin, Mino Vianello combines the history of Europe and of the ancient and modern Christian churches to argue that the social, political and cultural mentality of Catholic and Orthodox countries can be explored in terms of Jung’s concept of the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 

  • The Virgin Mary across Cultures

    Devotion among Costa Rican Catholic and Finnish Orthodox Women, 1st Edition

    By Elina Vuola

    This book examines women’s relationship to the Virgin Mary in two different cultural and religious contexts and compares how these relationships have been analysed and explained on a theological and a sociological level. The figure of the Virgin Mary is a divisive one in our modern culture. To some…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08 

  • A Visual Approach to the Study of Religious Orders

    Zooming in on Monasteries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcin Jewdokimow, Thomas Quartier, OSB

    A Visual Approach to the Study of Religious Orders applies visual methods to the exploration of various facets of religious life, such as everyday lived experience, contemporary monastic identity or monastic architecture. Presenting a series of visual essays, it treats images not as simple…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23 
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Religion

  • Modern Papal Diplomacy and Social Teaching in World Affairs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mariano P. Barbato, Robert J. Joustra, Dennis R. Hoover

    This comprehensive collection offers a concise introduction to the institutional framework of the Holy See, conceptualizing papal agency and positions from a range of international theory perspectives. The authors – international scholars from political science, history and religious studies –…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

  • American Catholic Bishops and the Politics of Scandal

    Rhetoric of Authority, 1st Edition

    By Meaghan O'Keefe

    This book explores the rhetoric and public communication of the Catholic Church in the United States in the wake of the sexual abuse scandals and offers a demonstration of how large organizations negotiate a loss of public trust while retaining political power. While the Catholic Church remains a…

    Hardback – 2019-05-08 
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Highly Respectable and Accomplished Ladies

    Catholic Women Religious in America, 1790-1850, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Misner

    Originally published in 1988. This study examines women religious in the American community in the first half of the nineteenth century. The primary aim of this research was to determine who the women were who entered eight religious communities, and whether there was any clear relationship between…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • The Journey to Rome

    Conversion Literature by Nineteenth-Century American Catholics, 1st Edition

    By Christine M. Bochen

    This title, first published in 1988, examines accounts of religious conversion contained in the personal narratives of nineteenth-century American coverts to Roman Catholicism. Given their newly acquired status as members of an unpopular religious minority, a number of converts recorded their…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • Piety and Politics

    Catholic Revival and the Generation of 1905-1914 in France, 1st Edition

    By Paul M. Cohen

    In this book, first published in 1984, Paul Cohen examines the Catholic revival among the young French intelligentsia prior to the First World War. He explores this intellectual revival by studying that period’s "talas", the Catholic students at the elite Ecole Normale Supérieure, and devotes his…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • The Intellectual Crisis in English Catholicism

    Liberal Catholics, Modernists, and the Vatican in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries, 1st Edition

    By William J. Schoenl

    This volume, first published in 1982, examines the attempts of English liberal Catholics to reconcile their Church with secular culture and provides an account of the development of liberal Catholicism in England in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This work was written not only…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • Nineteenth-Century European Catholicism

    An Annotated Bibliography of Secondary Works in English, 1st Edition

    By Eric C. Hansen

    Included in this bibliography, originally published in 1989, are books, pamphlets, dissertations, and articles from periodicals and collections, published for the most part since 1900, which present Catholic development in the nineteenth-century as its major theme. Each entry is annotated with the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

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