Religion: Religious History

  • The Sorrows of Mattidia: A New Translation and Commentary book cover

    The Sorrows of Mattidia

    A New Translation and Commentary, 1st Edition

    By Curtis Hutt

    This volume offers a new translation of the Pseudo-Clementine family narrative here known as The Sorrows of Mattidia. It contains a full introduction which explores the obscured origins of the text, the plot, and main characters, and engages in a comparison of the portrayal of pagan, Jewish, and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Classical Translations

  • The Routledge Research Companion to the History of Evangelicalism book cover

    The Routledge Research Companion to the History of Evangelicalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Atherstone, David Ceri Jones

    Evangelicalism, an inter-denominational religious movement that has grown to become one of the most pervasive expressions of world Christianity in the early twenty-first century, had its origins in the religious revivals led by George Whitefield, John Wesley and Jonathan Edwards in the middle…

    Hardback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Evangelicalism

  • Islam in West Africa: Religion, Society and Politics to 1800 book cover

    Islam in West Africa

    Religion, Society and Politics to 1800, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nehemia Levtzion

    First published in 1994, this volume brings together essays from the celebrated scholar of African history, Nehemia Levtzion. The articles cover a wide range of themes including Islamization, Islam in politics, Islamic revolutions and the work of the historian in studying this field. This…

    Paperback – 2018-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Islam in India: or the Qᾱnῡn-i-Islᾱm The Customs of the Musalmᾱns of India book cover

    Islam in India

    or the Qᾱnῡn-i-Islᾱm The Customs of the Musalmᾱns of India, 1st Edition

    By Ja'far Sharif

    Edited by William Crooke

    First published in 1832, this work was at the time considered an authoritative account of the beliefs and practices of the Musalmᾱns of India. This 1921 reprint includes an introduction from the editor, Dr William Crooke, which presents what is known about both Ja’far Sharif and the translator, G.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Studies in West African Islamic History: The Cultivators of Islam book cover

    Studies in West African Islamic History

    The Cultivators of Islam, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Ralph Willis

    First published in 1979, this first of three volumes examines the many means and figures through which Islam was cultivated in West Africa over a prolonged period. It combines the work from eminent scholars in the field, most of which have travelled widely in the historic region of Western Sudan.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Islam in North America: A Sourcebook book cover

    Islam in North America

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Köszegi, J. Gordon Melton

    First published in 1992, this book focuses on the Muslim community and how it has developed in North America. Divided into eight sections, it traces the history of the Muslim community in North America from the nineteenth century to the end of the twentieth-century and examines different aspects of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Richard Hooker and his Early Doctrine of Justification: A Study of his Discourse of Justification book cover

    Richard Hooker and his Early Doctrine of Justification

    A Study of his Discourse of Justification, 1st Edition

    By Corneliu C. Simut

    Richard Hooker and his Early Doctrine of Justification explores the doctrine of justification, the doctrine of faith and grace, and the doctrine of Scripture and use of reason in the early theology of Richard Hooker. In order to prove that Hooker was a Protestant Reformed theologian, Simut…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Clans and Religion in Ancient Japan: The mythology of Mt. Miwa book cover

    Clans and Religion in Ancient Japan

    The mythology of Mt. Miwa, 1st Edition

    By Masanobu Suzuki

    Clans and Religion in Ancient Japan presents the latest research on the origin of Japanese religion and the clans in charge of religious services in ancient Japan. This book is written from a new analytical perspective and it utilizes not only well-known historical manuscripts which previous…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • The History of Evil in Antiquity: 2000 BCE - 450 CE book cover

    The History of Evil in Antiquity

    2000 BCE - 450 CE, 1st Edition

    By Tom Angier, Chad Meister, Charles Taliaferro

    This first volume of The History of Evil covers Graeco-Roman, Indian, Near Eastern, and Eastern philosophy and religion from 2000 BCE to 450 CE. This book charts the foundations of the history of evil among the major philosophical traditions and world religions, beginning with the oldest recorded…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge
    History of Evil

  • The History of Evil from the Mid-Twentieth Century to Today: 1950–2018 book cover

    The History of Evil from the Mid-Twentieth Century to Today

    1950–2018, 1st Edition

    By Jerome Gellman

    This sixth volume of The History of Evil charts the era 1950–2018, with topics arising after the atrocities of World War II, while also exploring issues that have emerged over the last few decades. It exhibits the flourishing of analytic philosophy of religion since the War, as well as the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge
    History of Evil

  • Art and Mysticism: Interfaces in the Medieval and Modern Periods book cover

    Art and Mysticism

    Interfaces in the Medieval and Modern Periods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louise Nelstrop, Helen Appleton

    From the visual and textual art of Anglo-Saxon England onwards, images held a surprising power in the Western Christian tradition. Not only did these artistic representations provide images through which to find God, they also held mystical potential, and likewise mystical writing, from the early…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Contemporary Theological Explorations in Mysticism

  • Rethinking ‘Authority’ in Late Antiquity: Authorship, Law, and Transmission in Jewish and Christian Tradition book cover

    Rethinking ‘Authority’ in Late Antiquity

    Authorship, Law, and Transmission in Jewish and Christian Tradition, 1st Edition

    Edited by A.J. Berkovitz, Mark Letteney

    The historian’s task involves unmasking the systems of power that underlie our sources. A historian must not only analyze the content and context of ancient sources, but also the structures of power, authority, and political contingency that account for their transmission, preservation, and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

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