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  • A Visual Approach to the Study of Religious Orders

    Zooming in on Monasteries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcin Jewdokimow, Thomas Quartier

    A Visual Approach to the Study of Religious Orders applies visual methods to the exploration of various facets of religious life, such as everyday lived experience, contemporary monastic identity or monastic architecture. Presenting a series of visual essays, it treats images not as simple…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Religion

  • The Cultivation of Conformity

    Towards a General Theory of Internal Secularisation, 1st Edition

    By Pink Dandelion

    This book explores the inter-relationship between religious groups and wider society and examines the way religious groups change in relation to societal norms, potentially to the point of undergoing processes of ‘internal secularisation’ within secular and secularist cultures. Received…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This set collects together in 19 volumes a wealth of texts on Sociology of Religion. An invaluable reference resource, it contains classic books on a wide range of topics, including: religion and violence, religion and family life, religion and society, culture and class.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

  • Geographies of Postsecularity

    Re-envisioning Politics, Subjectivity and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cloke, Christopher Baker, Callum Sutherland, Andrew Williams

    This book explores the hopeful possibility that emerging geographies of postsecularity are able to contribute significantly to the understanding of how common life may be shared, and how caring for the common goods of social justice, well-being, equality, solidarity and respect for difference may…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Catholics and Everyday Life in Macau

    Changing Meanings of Religiosity, Morality and Civility, 1st Edition

    By Chen Hon-Fai

    Catholicism has had an important place in Macau since the earliest days of Portuguese colonization in the sixteenth century. This book, based on extensive original research including in-depth interviews, examines in detail the everyday life of Catholics in Macau at present. It outlines the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Religion in Contemporary Asia Series

  • Christianity and Sociological Theory

    Reclaiming the Promise, 1st Edition

    By Joseph A. Scimecca

    This book offers a history of sociological theory from a Christian perspective, tracing the origins of sociology from the beginnings of Western science as introduced by the Scholastics of the twelfth century, which, when combined with their emphasis on rationality, led to the Enlightenment "science…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Borderland Religion

    Ambiguous practices of difference, hope and beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daisy L. Machado, Bryan S. Turner, Trygve Eiliv Wyller

    Borderland Religion narrates, presents and interprets the fascinating and significant practices when borders, migrants and religion intersect. This collection of original essays combines theology, philosophy and sociology to examine diverse religious issues surrounding external national borders and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge
    Religion, Resistance, Hospitalities

  • The Warrior and the Pacifist

    Competing Motifs in Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lester R. Kurtz

    This book looks at two contradictory ethical motifs—the warrior and the pacifist—across four major faith traditions—Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam—and their role in shaping our understanding of violence and the morality of its use. The Warrior and the Pacifist explores how these faith…

    Paperback – 2018-05-29
    Routledge

  • Lost Souls

    Manners and Morals in Contemporary American Society, 1st Edition

    By James D. Wright

    What is the state of contemporary American morality? From their original conception in Christian scripture to their assimilation into Western culture, the 'Seven Deadly Sins' – lust, greed, envy, pride, and all the rest – have guided human morality, steering human behavior and psychology away…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • Sociological Noir

    Irruptions and the Darkness of Modernity, 1st Edition

    By Kieran Flanagan

    Contrary to secular claims regarding the expulsion of religion, modernity does in fact produce unprecedented forms whose understanding re-casts the relationships between sociology and theology. This book explores ‘irruptions’ which disturb modernity from without: fragments or deposits of history…

    Paperback – 2018-04-27
    Routledge
    Morality, Society and Culture

  • Food, Farming and Religion

    Emerging Ethical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Gretel Van Wieren

    Although the religious and ethical consideration of food and eating is not a new phenomenon, the debate about food and eating today is distinctly different from most of what has preceded it in the history of Western culture. Yet the field of environmental ethics, especially religious approaches to…

    Paperback – 2018-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • A Theology of Community Organizing

    Power to the People, 1st Edition

    By Chris Shannahan

    The rising importance of community organizing in the US and more recently in Britain has coincided with the developing significance of social movements and identity politics, debates about citizenship, social capital, civil society, and religion in the public sphere. At a time when participation in…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

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