Welcome to the Routledge Religion Textbook Collection.
Within the pages of this online catalogue you will find our Religion textbooks organised by subject and theme. To read more on any text, request a 'complimentary exam copy' or purchase, simply click on the title of the book.
Instructors - The majority of the books in this catalogue are available to order as e-Inspection or complimentary exam copies. If you are teaching and would like to receive a copy of a book to consider adopting it for your course, either click on the blue 'complimentary exam copy' button or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your course details.
Islam as a religion and a way of life guides millions of people around the world and has a significant impact on worldly affairs. To many Muslims, however, a philosophical understanding or assessment of Islamic belief is seen as a feeble and religiously inappropriate attempt to understand matters…
Paperback – 2018-04-06
Investigating Philosophy of Religion
This comprehensive narrative account of religion in America from the sixteenth century through the present depicts the religious life of the American people within the context of American society. It addresses topics ranging from the European origins of American religious thought and the diversity…
Paperback – 2018-03-21
A History of the World's Religions bridges the interval between the founding of religions and their present state, and gives students an accurate look at the religions of the world by including descriptive and interpretive details from original source materials. Refined by over forty years of…
Paperback – 2017-12-28
A History of Religion in America: From the First Settlements through the Civil War provides comprehensive coverage of the history of religion in America from the pre-colonial era through the aftermath of the Civil War. It explores major religious groups in the United States and the following topics…
Paperback – 2017-09-14
A Critical Introduction to the Study of Religion introduces the key concepts and theories from religious studies that are necessary for a full understanding of the complex relations between religion and society. The aim is to provide readers with an arsenal of critical concepts for studying…
Paperback – 2017-05-04
This newly revised all-encompassing textbook is a guide to the history, beliefs and practice of Judaism. Beginning with the ancient Near Eastern background, it covers early Israelite history, the emergence of classical rabbinic literature and the rise of medieval Judaism in Islamic and Christian…
Paperback – 2017-03-31
The story of Christian thought is essential to understanding Christian faith today and the last two millennia of world history. This fresh and lively introduction explores the central ideas, persons, events, and movements that gave rise to Christian thought, from early beginnings to its present…
Paperback – 2016-10-25