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.
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
What is Mormonism? A Student’s Introduction is an easy-to-read and informative overview of the religion founded by Joseph Smith in 1830. This short and lively book covers Mormonism’s history, core beliefs, rituals, and devotional practices, as well as the impact on the daily lives of its followers.…
Paperback – 2017-03-22
Islam in Historical Perspective provides readers with an introduction to Islam, Islamic history and societies with carefully selected historical and scriptural evidence that enables them to form a comprehensive and balanced vision of Islam’s rise and evolution across the centuries and up to the…
Paperback – 2016-11-10
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
Religion in America, 7th Edition provides a comprehensive yet concise introduction to the changing religious landscape of the United States. Extensively revised and updated to reflect current events and trends, this new edition continues to engage students in reflection about religious diversity.…
Paperback – 2016-03-01