Religion: Religious History

  • The Religions of Tibet book cover

    The Religions of Tibet

    1st Edition

    By Helmut Hoffmann

    This book, first published in 1961, examines the old Tibetan Bon religion, the development of Buddhism in India and Tibet, and covers the religious struggles of the eighth and ninth centuries. It also describes the rise of the Lamaist sects and the priest state of the Dalai Lamas, and taken as a…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Tibet

  • Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century book cover

    Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Malleck

    This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and prostitution varied…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21 
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  • Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume IV book cover

    Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century

    Volume IV, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Malleck

    This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and prostitution varied…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume III book cover

    Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Malleck

    This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and prostitution varied…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume II book cover

    Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century

    Volume II, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Malleck

    This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and prostitution varied…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume I book cover

    Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century

    Volume I, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Malleck

    This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and prostitution varied…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Evangelicals and the End of Christendom: Religion, Australia and the Crises of the 1960s book cover

    Evangelicals and the End of Christendom

    Religion, Australia and the Crises of the 1960s, 1st Edition

    By Hugh Chilton

    Exploring the response of evangelicals to the collapse of ‘Greater Christian Britain’ in Australia in the long 1960s, this book provides a new religious perspective to the end of empire and a fresh national perspective to the end of Christendom. In the turbulent 1960s, two foundations of the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-15 
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    Routledge Studies in Evangelicalism

  • Passion, Persecution and Epiphany in Early Jewish Literature book cover

    Passion, Persecution and Epiphany in Early Jewish Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Allen, Pierre J. Jordaan, József Zsengellér

    This volume examines Jewish literature produced from c. 700 B.C.E. to c. 200 C.E. from a socio-theological perspective. In this context, it offers a scholarly attempt to understand how the ancient Jewish psyche dealt with times of extreme turmoil and how Jewish theology altered to meet the…

    Hardback – 2020-01-23 
    Routledge

  • Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria book cover

    Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria

    1st Edition

    By Peter Thaler

    Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria examines Austrian Protestants who actively resisted the Habsburg Counterreformation in the early seventeenth century. While a determined few decided early on that only military means could combat the growing pressure to conform, many more did not…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
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    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Wesley, Whitefield and the 'Free Grace' Controversy: The Crucible of Methodism book cover

    Wesley, Whitefield and the 'Free Grace' Controversy

    The Crucible of Methodism, 1st Edition

    By Joel Houston

    When approaching the most public disagreement over predestination in the eighteenth century, the ‘Free Grace’ controversy between John Wesley and George Whitefield, the tendency can be to simply review the event as a row over the same old issues. This assumption pervades much of the scholarly…

    Hardback – 2019-12-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Methodist Studies Series

  • Aesthetic Theology in the Franciscan Tradition: The Senses and the Experience of God in Art book cover

    Aesthetic Theology in the Franciscan Tradition

    The Senses and the Experience of God in Art, 1st Edition

    Edited by Xavier Seubert, Oleg Bychkov

    The book investigates the aesthetic theology embedded in the Franciscan artistic tradition. The novelty of the approach is in applying concepts gleaned from Franciscan textual sources to create a deeper understanding of how art in all its sensual forms was foundational to the Franciscan milieu.…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11 
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    Routledge Research in Art and Religion

  • Transformational Embodiment in Asian Religions: Subtle Bodies, Spatial Bodies book cover

    Transformational Embodiment in Asian Religions

    Subtle Bodies, Spatial Bodies, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Pati, Katherine Zubko

    This volume examines several theoretical concerns of embodiment in the context of Asian religious practice. Looking at both subtle and spatial bodies, it explores how both types of embodiment are engaged as sites for transformation, transaction and transgression. Collectively bridging ancient and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
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    Routledge Studies in Religion

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