Religion: Events

European Association for the Study of Religion 2017

2017Sep. 17th20th

Location: Leuven, Belgium

If you're going to the European Association for the Study of Religion conference in September, then we'd love to see you at our stand. There you'll be able to take advantage of a special conference discount when you order our new and recently published books.

Are you missing the EASR conference this year?

Well, fear not! You can still enjoy a 20% discount and FREE shipping when you order any books via our website before November 1, 2017 by quoting discount code JKT04* at the checkout.

Key Titles on Display

  • The Routledge Companion to Death and Dying

    Edited by Christopher M Moreman

    Few issues apply universally to people as poignantly as death and dying. All religions address concerns with death from the handling of human remains, to defining death, to suggesting what happens after life. The Routledge Companion to Death and Dying provides readers with an overview of the study…

    Hardback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Religion Companions

  • A Critical Introduction to the Study of Religion

    2nd Edition

    By Craig Martin

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge

  • Religion and European Philosophy

    Key Thinkers from Kant to Žižek

    Edited by Philip Goodchild, Hollis Phelps

    Religion and European Philosophy: Key Thinkers from Kant to Žižek draws together a diverse group of scholars in theology, religious studies, and philosophy to discuss the role that religion plays among key figures in the European philosophical tradition. Designed for accessibility, each of the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge

  • Grounding Religion

    A Field Guide to the Study of Religion and Ecology, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Whitney A. Bauman, Richard Bohannon, Kevin J. O'Brien

    Now in its second edition, Grounding Religion explores relationships between the environment and religious beliefs and practices. Established scholars introduce students to the ways in which religion shapes human–earth relations, surveying a series of questions about how the religious world…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge

  • Judaism

    History, Belief and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Dan Cohn-Sherbok

    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
    Routledge

  • What is Mormonism?

    A Student's Introduction

    By Patrick Q. Mason

    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
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Guidebook to The New Testament

    By Patrick Gray

    As part of the Christian canon of scripture, the New Testament is one of the most influential works in history. Its impact can be seen in many different fields, but without an awareness of the historical, cultural, social, and intellectual context of early Christianity, it can be difficult for…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • Buddhism

    A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation

    By David Burton

    Buddhism, in its diverse forms and throughout its long history, has had a profound influence on Asian cultures and the lives of countless individuals. In recent times, it has also attracted great interest among people in other parts of the world, including philosophers. Buddhist traditions often…

    Paperback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge
    Investigating Philosophy of Religion

  • Islam in Historical Perspective

    2nd Edition

    By Alexander Knysh

    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
    Routledge

  • Christian Thought

    A Historical Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Chad Meister, James Stump

    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
    Routledge

  • Religion in America: The Basics

    By Michael Pasquier

    Religion in America: The Basics is a concise introduction to the historical development of religions in the United States. It is an invitation to explore the complex tapestry of religious beliefs and practices that shaped life in North America from the colonial encounters of the fifteenth century…

    Paperback – 2016-10-24
    Routledge
    The Basics