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  • The Religions of Tibet

    1st Edition

    By Helmut Hoffmann

    This book, first published in 1961, examines the old Tibetan Bon religion, the development of Buddhism in India and Tibet, and covers the religious struggles of the eighth and ninth centuries. It also describes the rise of the Lamaist sects and the priest state of the Dalai Lamas, and taken as a…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge Library Editions: Tibet

  • Dialogue and Doxography in Indian Philosophy

    Points of View in Buddhist, Jaina, and Advaita Vedānta Traditions, 1st Edition

    By Karl-Stéphan Bouthillette

    This is the first book fully dedicated to Indian philosophical doxography. It examines the function such dialectical texts were intended to serve in the intellectual and religious life of their public. It looks at Indian doxography both as a witness of inter and intra sectarian dialogues, and as a…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10 
    Dialogues in South Asian Traditions: Religion, Philosophy, Literature and History

  • Confucianism and the Philosophy of Well-Being

    1st Edition

    By Richard Kim

    Well-being is topic of perennial concern. It has been of significant interest to scholars across disciplines, culture, and time. But like morality, conceptions of well-being are deeply shaped and influenced by one’s particular social and cultural context. We ought to pursue, therefore, a…

    Hardback – 2020-02-07 
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Tribal Epistemologies

    Essays in the Philosophy of Anthropology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Wautischer

    First published in 1998, this collection of ten essays transforms our understanding of both the role of philosophical anthropology in modern world philosophy and the origins of tribal knowledge in their relation to contemporary assessments of cognition and consciousness. Ethnographic data from…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Ahmadiyya Islam and the Muslim Diaspora

    Living at the End of Days, 1st Edition

    By Marzia Balzani

    This book is a study of the UK-based Ahmadiyya Muslim community in the context of the twentieth-century South Asian diaspora. Originating in late nineteenth-century Punjab, the Ahmadis are today a vibrant international religious movement; they are also a group that has been declared heretic by…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) South Asian Series

  • Williams on South Asian Religions and Immigration

    Collected Works, 1st Edition

    By Raymond Brady Williams

    The dual foci for this collection of the author's most important writings are Swaminarayan Hinduism and South Asian immigrants in the United States. Both are topics of wide and growing interest in India and in many countries where South Indians have settled. Swaminarayan Hinduism's growth in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Globalization Studies

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Bryan Turner, Robert Holton

    The second edition of the Routledge International Handbook of Globalization Studies offers students clear and informed chapters on the history of globalization and key theories that have considered the causes and consequences of the globalization process. There are substantive sections looking at…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Identity Crises and Indigenous Religious Traditions

    Exploring Nigerian-African Christian Societies, 1st Edition

    By Elijah Obinna

    This book highlights the complex identity crises among many Christians as they negotiate their new identities, religious ideas and convictions as both Christians and members of Nigerian-African societies of indigenous religious traditions and identities. Through an interdisciplinary interpretation…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Cult Wars' in Historical Perspective

    New and Minority Religions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eugene V. Gallagher

    'Cult Wars' in Historical Perspective  provides a broad characterization of the shifting religious contours over the past several decades. Offering an assessment of several important topics in the study of new religions, this book explores developments in well-known groups such as the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • New Religious Movements and Counselling

    Academic, Professional and Personal Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Harvey, Silke Steidinger, James A. Beckford

    There are many different ways in which minority religions and counselling may interact. In some cases there can be antagonism between counselling services and minority religions, with each suspecting they are ideologically threatened by the other, but it can be argued that the most common…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Reconciliation and Religio-political Non-conformism in Zimbabwe

    1st Edition

    By Joram Tarusarira

    Religio-political organisations in Zimbabwe play an important role in advocating democratisation and reconciliation, against acquiescent, silenced or co-opted mainstream churches. Reconciliation and Religio-political Non-conformism in Zimbabwe analyses activities of religious organisations that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Religion and Non-Religion among Australian Aboriginal Peoples

    1st Edition

    Edited by James L. Cox, Adam Possamai

    Offering a significant contribution to the emerging field of 'Non-Religion Studies', Religion and Non-Religion among Australian Aboriginal Peoples draws on Australian 2011 Census statistics to ask whether the Indigenous Australian population, like the wider Australian society, is becoming…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

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