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  • Religion and Social Class

    The Disruption Years in Aberdeen, 1st Edition

    By A. Allan MacLaren

    This book, first published in 1974, shows how social class and origins in mid-nineteenth century Aberdeen were reflected in religious belief and observance, and how in turn this acted as a catalyst for change in society. Through a detailed analysis of this topic, particularly in relation to the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

  • Voices from the Gods

    Speaking with Tongues, 1st Edition

    By David Christie-Murray

    Glossolalia (paranormal speaking in tongues) and zenolalia (paranormal speaking in allegedly foreign languages) are features of many sub-cultures and religions. The most obvious example is Pentecostalism, where every believer in many denominations is expected to speak in tongues at least once – the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

  • Religion and the Family

    Youth and the Gang Instinct, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Hoyland

    The purpose of this book, first published in 1945, is to consider the problem of religion in its relation to the family. Even in 1945 there had been much talk regarding the break-up of family life and the weakening of parental control, and this book examines the role of religion in the social…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of 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
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • John Henry Newman

    Theology and Reform, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael E. Allsopp, Ronald R. Burke

    This collection of papers, first published in 1992, grew out of a concern for the perduring nature of the thought of John Henry Cardinal Newman. Although Cardinal Newman died over one hundred years ago, his influence on today’s thinking is still strong. Newman put forward an ideal of society and…

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

  • The African American Church in Birmingham, Alabama, 1815-1963

    A Shelter in the Storm, 1st Edition

    By Wilson Fallin, Jr.

    This study, first published in 1997, attempts to fill a gap in the historiography of the African American church by analysing the role and place of the African American church in one city, Birmingham, Alabama. It traces the roles and functions of the church from the arrival of African Americans as…

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

  • The Church of Ireland 1869-1969

    1st Edition

    By R. B. McDowell

    First published in 1975. In 1869 the Church of Ireland, until then part of the Church of England, was disestablished and partially disendowed. The author traces the changes in the Church of Ireland’s organization and function and the decline of its influence and numerical size during the hundred…

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

  • Organized Freethought

    The Religion of Unbelief in Victorian England, 1st Edition

    By Shirley A. Mullen

    This title, first published in 1987, explores the phenomenon of militant freethought among England’s working classes from 1840-1870. In particular, it is an effort to explain the peculiarly theological and evangelistic overtones of much Victorian working class radicalism, and the resulting…

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

  • The Sermons of Charles F. Parham

    1st Edition

    By Charles F. Parham

    This collection originally published in 1985. This volume contains two of Charles F. Parham’s influential works; A Voice Crying in the Wilderness and Everlasting Gospel. Charles F. Parham was an American preacher and evangelist, and was one of the two central figures in the development of the early…

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

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