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  • Eschatology as Imagining the End

    Faith between Hope and Despair, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sigurd Bergmann

    As society becomes more concerned with the future of our planet, the study of apocalypse and eschatology become increasingly pertinent. Whether religious or not, peoples’ views on this topic can have a profound effect on their attitudes to issues such as climate change and social justice and so it…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • The Languages of Religion

    Exploring the Politics of the Sacred, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sipra Mukherjee

    This book analyses the power that religion wields upon the minds of individuals and communities and explores the predominance of language in the actual practice of religion. Through an investigation of the diverse forms of religious language available — oral traditions, sacred texts, evangelical…

    Hardback – 2018-06-26
    Routledge India

  • Divinizing in South Asian Traditions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Diana Dimitrova, Tatiana Oranskaia

    The issue of divinizing in South Asian traditions has not been examined before as a process involving various methods to affect the socio-cultural cognition of the community. It is therefore essential to consider the context of "divinizing" and to analyse what groups, institutions or individuals…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

  • The History of Evil in Antiquity

    2000 BCE - 450 CE, 1st Edition

    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. This book charts the foundations of the history of evil among the major philosophical traditions and world religions, beginning with the oldest recorded…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge
    History of Evil

  • The History of Evil in the Medieval Age

    450-1450 CE, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Pinsent

    The second volume of The History of Evil explores the philosophy of evil in the long Middle Ages. Starting from the Augustinian theme of evil as a deprivation or perversion of what is good, this period saw the maturation of concepts of natural evil, of evil as sin involving the will, and of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge
    History of Evil

  • The History of Evil from the Mid-Twentieth Century to Today

    1950–2018, 1st Edition

    By Jerome Gellman

    This sixth volume of The History of Evil charts the era 1950–2018, with topics arising after the atrocities of World War II, while also exploring issues that have emerged over the last few decades. It exhibits the flourishing of analytic philosophy of religion since the War, as well as the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge
    History of Evil

  • The Disappearance of Moral Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Dallas Willard

    Edited by Steven L. Porter, Aaron Preston, Gregg A. Ten Elshof

    Based on an unfinished manuscript by the late philosopher Dallas Willard, this book makes the case that the 20th century saw a massive shift in Western beliefs and attitudes concerning the possibility of moral knowledge, such that knowledge of the moral life and of its conduct is no longer…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge

  • Faith and Freedom

    Contexts, Choices, and Crises in Religious Commitments, 1st Edition

    By Donald A. Crosby

    It is sometimes thought that individual religious faith should be firmly fixed in the traditions of the past. That once it is established in someone’s life, it should remain steadfast and unchanging throughout personal, cultural, or any other changes. This book subverts that idea by showing how it…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Revelation, Scripture and Church

    Theological Hermeneutic Thought of James Barr, Paul Ricoeur and Hans Frei, 1st Edition

    By Richard R. Topping

    How does God's involvement with the generation of Holy Scripture and its use in the life of the Christian church figure into the human work of Scripture interpretation? This is the central question that this book seeks to address. In critical conversation with the influential hermeneutic programs…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • God, Politics, Economy

    Social Theory and the Paradoxes of Religion, 1st Edition

    By Bulent Diken

    The book intervenes into the contemporary debate on religion, politics, and economy, focusing on the field of formation which emerges as these seemingly autonomous spheres encounter one another. Empirically, it concentrates on examples from literature, theatre, and cinema as well as a case study…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Lutheran Theology and Secular Law

    The Work of the Modern State, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marie A. Failinger, Ronald W. Duty

    This collection brings together lawyers and theologians in the U.S. and Europe to reflect on Lutheran understandings of the political use of the law by secular governments. The book furthers the intellectual conversation about how Lutheran insights can be used to develop jurisprudence and specific…

    Hardback – 2018-04-19
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Reimagining Theologies of Marriage in Contexts of Domestic Violence

    When Salvation is Survival, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Starr

    Domestic violence is a significant threat to women’s survival. But Christian understandings of marriage often prevent women from resisting abusive relationships. Can the Church’s teaching on marriage be reshaped so that it helps women to survive, rather than encourage them to submit to their…

    Hardback – 2018-04-17
    Routledge
    Explorations in Practical, Pastoral and Empirical Theology

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