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  • Unlocking Orthodoxies for Inclusive Theologies

    Queer Alternatives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert E. Shore-Goss, Joseph N. Goh

    This book enters a new liminal space between the LGBTQ and denominational Christian communities. It simultaneously explores how those who identify as queer can find a home in church and how those leading welcoming, or indeed unwelcoming, congregations can better serve both communities. The primary…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 

  • The Legacy of Vaiṣṇavism in Colonial Bengal

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ferdinando Sardella, Lucian Wong

    This book offers a focused examination of the Bengali Vaiṣṇava tradition in its manifold forms in the pivotal context of British colonialism in South Asia. Bringing together scholars from across the disciplines of social and intellectual history, philology, theology, and anthropology to…

    Hardback – 2019-11-18 
    Routledge Hindu Studies Series

  • Gender and Religion in the City

    Women, Urban Planning and Spirituality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Clara Greed

    This book provides a conceptual, historical and contemporary context to the relationships between gender, religion and cities. It draws together these three components to provide an innovative view of how religion and gender interact and affect urban form and city planning. While there have been…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Environments

  • Rape Myths, the Bible, and #MeToo

    1st Edition

    By Johanna Stiebert

    Biblical studies is increasingly interdisciplinary and frequently focuses on how the Bible is read, received, and represented in the contemporary world, including in politics, news media, and popular culture. Rape Myths, the Bible and #MeToo illustrates this with particular and critical assessment…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
    Rape Culture, Religion and the Bible

  • Transformational Embodiment in Asian Religions

    Subtle Bodies, Spatial Bodies, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Pati, Katherine Zubko

    This volume examines several theoretical concerns of embodiment in the context of Asian religious practice. Looking at both subtle and spatial bodies, it explores how both types of embodiment are engaged as sites for transformation, transaction and transgression. Collectively bridging ancient and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Gender and Orthodox Christianity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Kupari, Elina Vuola

    The Orthodox Christian tradition has all too often been sidelined in conversations around contemporary religion. Despite being distinct from Protestantism and Catholicism in both theology and practice, it remains an underused setting for academic inquiry into current lived religious practice. This…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Queer Theologies: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Chris Greenough

    Queer Theologies: The Basics is a concise and illuminating introduction to the study of this controversial and discursive subject area. This book provides an accessible exploration into the major themes within queer studies, queer theologies, and themes of gender and sexuality in Christianity.…

    Paperback – 2019-10-09
    The Basics

  • Religion, Law, Politics and the State in Africa

    Applying Legal Pluralism in Ghana, 1st Edition

    By Seth Tweneboah

    Applying a legal pluralist framework, this study examines the complex interrelationships between religion, law and politics in contemporary Ghana, a professedly secular State characterised by high levels of religiosity. It aims to explore legal, cultural and moral tensions created by overlapping…

    Hardback – 2019-10-09
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Muslim Women and Gender Justice

    Concepts, Sources, and Histories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina El Omari, Juliane Hammer, Mouhanad Khorchide

    This volume brings together the work of a group of Islamic studies scholars from across the globe. They discuss how past and present Muslim women have participated in the struggle for gender justice in Muslim communities and around the world. The essays demonstrate a diversity of methodological…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • The Lost Sheep in Philosophy of Religion

    New Perspectives on Disability, Gender, Race, and Animals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Blake Hereth, Kevin Timpe

    Contemporary research in philosophy of religion is dominated by traditional problems such as the nature of evil, arguments against theism, issues of foreknowledge and freedom, the divine attributes, and religious pluralism. This volume instead focuses on unrepresented and underrepresented issues in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • Cultural Fusion of Sufi Islam

    Alternative Paths to Mystical Faith, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarwar Alam

    It has been argued that the mystical Sufi form of Islam is the most sensitive to other cultures, being accommodative to other traditions and generally tolerant to peoples of other faiths. It readily becomes integrated into local cultures and they are similarly often infused into Sufism. Examples of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Envisioning the Cosmic Body of Christ

    Embodiment, Plurality and Incarnation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aurica Jax, Saskia Wendel

    The metaphor of the cosmos as the Body of Christ offers an opportunity to escape the aporias of standard Body of Christ imagery, which has often proved anthropocentric, exclusivist, triumphalist and/or sexist in the analyses of classical theologies. The body motif in particular contains starting…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

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