Religion: Featured Titles: Religion in America

4Featured Titles: Religion in America

  • Religion in America: The Basics book cover

    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

  • Religion in America book cover

    Religion in America

    7th Edition

    By Julia Corbett Hemeyer

    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
    Routledge

  • American Theology, Superhero Comics, and Cinema: The Marvel of Stan Lee and the Revolution of a Genre book cover

    American Theology, Superhero Comics, and Cinema

    The Marvel of Stan Lee and the Revolution of a Genre

    By Anthony Mills

    Stan Lee, who was the head writer of Marvel Comics in the early 1960s, co-created such popular heroes as Spider-Man, Hulk, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Thor, and Daredevil. This book traces the ways in which American theologians and comic books of the era were not only both saying…

    Hardback – 2013-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Film

  • Religion in Contemporary America book cover

    Religion in Contemporary America

    By Charles H. Lippy, Eric Tranby

    This book provides a fresh, engaging multi-disciplinary introduction to religion in contemporary America. The chapters explore the roots of contemporary American religion from the 1950s up to the present day, looking at the major traditions including mainline Protestantism, the…

    Paperback – 2013-02-22
    Routledge