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  • European Cosmopolitanism

    Colonial Histories and Postcolonial Societies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gurminder K. Bhambra, John Narayan

    This book provides a fresh examination of the cosmopolitan project of post-war Europe from a variety of perspectives. It explores the ways in which European cosmopolitanism can be theorized differently if we take into account histories which have rarely been at the forefront of such understandings.…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07
    International Library of Sociology

  • Continuity, Change and Crisis in Contemporary Ireland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Girvin, Gary Murphy

    The focus of this book is to analyse from a number of perspectives the politics of change in Ireland north and south since 1969. The emergence of the troubles in Northern Ireland, the final push to gain entry to the EEC, changing social mores and severe economic difficulties all begin to appear on…

    Paperback – 2016-07-28

  • Queer Inclusion in the United Methodist Church

    1st Edition

    By Amanda Udis-Kessler

    The United Methodist Church has been in conflict over lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender inclusion issues since 1972. That year, in response to the gay liberation and gay rights movements, wording was added to the UMC Book of Discipline (the compilation of denominational policies and doctrines)…

    Paperback – 2015-09-03
    New Approaches in Sociology

  • Religious Identity and Social Change

    Explaining Christian conversion in a Muslim world, 1st Edition

    By David Radford

    Religious Identity and Social Change offers a macro and micro analysis of the dynamics of rapid social and religious change occurring within the Muslim world. Drawing on rich ethnographic and quantitative research in Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia, David Radford provides theoretical insight into the…

    Hardback – 2015-06-22
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Christianity and Critical Realism

    Ambiguity, Truth and Theological Literacy, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Wright

    One of the key achievements of critical realism has been to expose the modernist myth of universal reason, which holds that authentic knowledge claims must be objectively ‘pure’, uncontaminated by the subjectivity of local place, specific time and particular culture.  Wright aims to address…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    New Studies in Critical Realism and Spirituality (Routledge Critical Realism)

  • Pope Benedict XVI and the Politics of Modernity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marc D. Guerra

    In Benedict XVI and the Politics of Modernity, distinguished scholars from North America and Europe examine Pope Benedict XVI’s searching reflections on the challenges and prospects facing modern Western society. For more than five decades, Joseph Ratzinger/Pope Benedict XVI has made the subject of…

    Hardback – 2013-10-19

  • Palestinian Christians in Israel

    State Attitudes towards Non-Muslims in a Jewish State, 1st Edition

    By Una McGahern

    Although Christians form a significant proportion of the Palestinian Arab minority in Israel, very little research has, until now, been undertaken to examine their complicated position within Israel. This book demonstrates the limits of analyses which characterise state-minority relations in Israel…

    Paperback – 2013-09-23
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • The Politics of Moral Sin

    Abortion and Divorce in Spain, Chile and Argentina, 1st Edition

    By Merike Blofield

    This book analyzes the problems that arise when women's rights conflict with the views of conservative organized religion. Specifically, it addresses the legalization – or lack thereof – of divorce and abortion in three recently democratized Catholic countries: Spain, Chile, and…

    Paperback – 2012-05-08
    Latin American Studies

  • Christotainment

    Selling Jesus through Popular Culture, 1st Edition

    By Shirley R. Steinberg,Joe L., Joe L. Kincheloe

    For more than two thousand years Christian expansion and proselytizing was couched in terms of 'defending the faith'. Until recently in the United States, much of that defense came in the form of reactions against the 'liberal' influences channeled through big-corporate media such as popular music,…

    Paperback – 2009-02-10

  • One Nation Under God?

    Religion and American Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marjorie Garber, Rebecca Walkowitz

    One Nation Under God? is a remarkable consideration of how religion manifests itself in America today.…

    Paperback – 1999-08-18
    CultureWork: A Book Series from the Center for Literacy and Cultural Studies at Harvard

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