Religion and Philosophy Products

  • Where are the Dead?

    Exploring the Idea of an Afterlife

    By Peter Moore

    Where are the dead? What are they doing? What kind of a process is dying? What relationships exist among the dead themselves, and between the dead and those in the world they have left behind? Modern philosophers argue that the idea of disembodied survival - to which many believers pay lip service…

    Hardback – 2016-09-06 
    Routledge

  • Poetic Revelations

    Word Made Flesh Made Word

    Edited by Mark Burrows, Jean Ward, Małgorzata Grzegorzewska

    This book explores the much debated relation of language and bodily experience (i.e., the 'flesh'), considering in particular how poetry functions as revelatory discourse and thus relates to the formal horizon of theological inquiry. The central thematic focus is around a 'phenomenology of flesh'…

    Hardback – 2016-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Islam and Cultural Change in Papua New Guinea

    By Scott Flower

    Scholars of religion and policy makers may be surprised at the changes occurring on the second largest island of the world that straddles one of the most Christianised and least Christianised areas of the world. This book provides an accurate and deeper understanding of the nature of Islam in Papua…

    Hardback – 2016-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

  • Mobile Lifeworlds

    An Ethnography of Tourism and Pilgrimage in the Himalayas

    By Christopher A. Howard

    Mobile Lifeworlds illustrates how the imaginaries and ideals of Western travellers, especially those of untouched nature and spiritual enlightenment, are consistent with media representations of the Himalayan region, romanticism and modernity at large. Blending tourism and pilgrimage, travel across…

    Hardback – 2016-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Pilgrimage, Religious Travel and Tourism

  • Wonder, Value and God

    By Robin Attfield

    This book relates the value present in the natural world and in human creativity to an underlying purpose which it traces in creation. It opens by invoking the wonder aroused by nature's value and celebrated by poets, and moves to a cosmic purpose as the best explanation of this value. Natural…

    Hardback – 2016-08-15 
    Routledge
    Transcending Boundaries in Philosophy and Theology

  • The History of Evil in Antiquity

    2000 BCE to 450 CE

    By Tom Angier, Chad Meister, Charles Taliaferro

    This first volume of The History of Evil covers Graeco-Roman, Indian, Near Eastern and Eastern philosophy and religion from 2000 BCE to 450 CE. The volume charts the foundations of the history of evil among the major philosophical traditions and world religions, beginning with the oldest recorded…

    Hardback – 2016-07-29 
    Routledge
    History of Evil

  • Inventing God

    Psychology of Belief and the Rise of Secular Spirituality

    By Jon Mills

    In this controversial book, philosopher and psychoanalyst Jon Mills argues that God does not exist; and more provocatively, that God cannot exist as anything but an idea. Put concisely, God is a psychological creation signifying ultimate ideality. Mills argues that the idea or conception of God is…

    Paperback – 2016-07-26 
    Routledge
    Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

  • Hermeneutic Humility and the Political Theology of Cinema

    Blind Paul

    By Sean Desilets

    This book revisits the tradition of Western religious cinema in light of scholarship on St. Paul’s political theology. The book’s subtitle derives from the account in the Book of Acts that St. Paul was temporarily blinded in the wake of his conversion on the road to Damascus. In imitation of Paul,…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Film

  • Is Faith in God Reasonable?

    Debates in Philosophy, Science, and Rhetoric

    Edited by Corey Miller, Paul Gould

    The question of whether faith in God is reasonable is of renewed interest in today’s academy. In light of this interest, as well as the rise of militant religion and terrorism and the emergent reaction by neo-atheism, this volume considers this important question from the views of contemporary…

    Paperback – 2016-07-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • Education about Religions and Worldviews

    Promoting Intercultural and Interreligious Understanding in Secular Societies

    Edited by Anna Halafoff, Elisabeth Arweck, Donald Boisvert

    This volume presents the findings of a number of empirical and theoretical studies on education about religions and worldviews (ERW) conducted in the Western societies of Britain, Ireland, Canada, Norway, Finland, New Zealand, Australia and Canada. Educational programmes about diverse religions and…

    Hardback – 2016-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Renewing Spiritual Perception with Jonathan Edwards

    Contemporary Philosophy and the Theological Psychology of Transforming Grace

    By Ray S. Yeo

    Jonathan Edwards’ theologically sophisticated psychology of grace remains one of the deepest and most fertile theological psychologies in the Protestant tradition. The heart of his account lies in his foundational doctrine of spiritual perception where he locates the psychological core of the…

    Hardback – 2016-06-29 
    Routledge
    Transcending Boundaries in Philosophy and Theology

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Augustine's Confessions

    By Catherine Conybeare

    Augustine’s Confessions is one of the most significant works of Western culture. Cast as a long, impassioned conversation with God, it is intertwined with passages of life-narrative and with key theological and philosophical insights. It is enduringly popular, and justly so. The Routledge…

    Paperback – 2016-06-28 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

3Series in Religion and Philosophy

Product Search