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  • The Warrior and the Pacifist

    Competing Motifs in Buddhism, Judaism, Islam and Christianity

    Edited by Lester R. Kurtz

    This book looks at two contradictory ethical motifs – the warrior and the pacificist – 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…

    Paperback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge

  • Food, Farming and Religion

    Emerging Ethical Perspectives

    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 – 2018-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Engaging with a Legacy: Nehemia Levtzion (1935-2003)

    Edited by E. Ann McDougall

    Engaging with a Legacy shows how Nehemia Levtzion shaped our understanding of Islam in Africa and influenced successive scholarly generations in their approach to Islamization, conversion and fundamentalism. The book illuminates his work, career and family life – including his own ‘life vision’ on…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Studies of the Holocaust

    Lessons in Survivorship

    Edited by Roberta R Greene

    It has been more than sixty years since the end of World War II and the liberation of the survivors of the Holocaust. Since then, many rich personal and historical accounts have been written of the horrific events of those times. Mental health workers have strived to give survivors solace for their…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
    Routledge

  • Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism in Historical Perspective

    Convergence and Divergence

    Edited by Jeffrey Herf

    Previously published as a special issue of The Journal of Israeli History, this book presents the reflections of historians from Israel, Europe, Canada and the United States concerning the similarities and differences between anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism primarily in Europe and the Middle East.…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • Jewish Eating and Identity Through the Ages

    By David C Kraemer

    This book explores the history of Jewish eating and Jewish identity, from the Bible to the present. The lessons of this book rest squarely on the much-quoted insight: 'you are what you eat.' But this book goes beyond that simple truism to recognise that you are not only what you eat, but also how,…

    Paperback – 2008-10-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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