Religion: Religion and Philosophy

  • The Mystical Sources of Existentialist Thought book cover

    The Mystical Sources of Existentialist Thought

    By George Pattison, Kate Kirkpatrick

    At the time when existentialism was a dominant intellectual and cultural force, a number of commentators observed that some of the language of existential philosophy, not least its interpretation of human existence in terms of nothingness, evoked the language of so-called mystical writers. This…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Theological Explorations in Mysticism

  • Apatheia and Anthropology in Evagrius of Pontus book cover

    Apatheia and Anthropology in Evagrius of Pontus

    By Monica Tobon

    Evagrius of Pontus (c.345-399 CE) has been renowned for his spiritual insight and psychological acumen ever since his lifetime, and despite his condemnation for heresy in the sixth century exercised a defining influence on the development of both Chalcedonian and non-Chalcedonian traditions.…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Postsecular Geographies: Re-envisioning politics, subjectivity and ethics book cover

    Postsecular Geographies

    Re-envisioning politics, subjectivity and ethics

    By Chris Baker, Paul Cloke, Andrew Williams, Callum Sutherland

    Over recent years there has been a surge of interest in postsecularity. The complex blurring of sacred-secular boundaries has found new expression in particular areas of the public life of cities, with the unexpected resilience and mutation of religion as a powerful political, cultural and global…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Atheisms: The philosophy of non-belief book cover

    Atheisms

    The philosophy of non-belief

    Edited by Harriet A. Harris, Victoria S. Harrison

    Questions about how to negotiate belief and unbelief in social and public spheres are attracting an increasing amount of attention from scholars in a range of disciplines, and from concerned members of the public. This volume directly addresses the emergence of New Atheism and delves into the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    The British Society for the Philosophy of Religion Series

  • Rethinking Relations and Animism: Personhood and Materiality book cover

    Rethinking Relations and Animism

    Personhood and Materiality

    Edited by Miguel Astor-Aguilera, Graham Harvey

    Personhood and relationality have re-animated debate in and between many disciplines. We are in the midst of a simultaneous "ontological turn", a "(re)turn to things" and a "relational turn", and also debating a "new animism". It is increasingly recognised that the boundaries between the "natural"…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Vitality of Indigenous Religions

  • On the Resurrection of the Dead: A New Metaphysics of Afterlife for Christian Thought book cover

    On the Resurrection of the Dead

    A New Metaphysics of Afterlife for Christian Thought

    By James T. Turner, Jr.

    Christian tradition has largely held three theological affirmations on the resurrection of the physical body. Firstly, that bodily resurrection is not a superfluous hope of afterlife. Secondly, there is immediate post-mortem existence in Paradise. Finally, there is numerical identity between…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Abraham! Abraham!: Kierkegaard and the Hasidim on the Binding of Isaac book cover

    Abraham! Abraham!

    Kierkegaard and the Hasidim on the Binding of Isaac

    By Jerome I. Gellman

    This title was first published in 2003. Abraham! Abraham! is an adventure in contemporary theology addressing the akedah (the binding or sacrifice of Isaac) inspired by Kierkegaard and by the Hasidim, especially Rabbi Nachman of Breslav and Rabbi Mordecai Joseph Leiner of Izbica. Gellman presents…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Divine Knowledge: A Kierkegaardian Perspective on Christian Education book cover

    Divine Knowledge

    A Kierkegaardian Perspective on Christian Education

    By David Willows

    This title was first published in 2001. How can Truth be learned? Christian theology has too often sought to answer this question with reference to the teaching of Socrates, and the development of ideas from Augustine to the Enlightenment has consistently affirmed a basic affiliation between…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Reach of the Aesthetic: Collected Essays on Art and Nature book cover

    The Reach of the Aesthetic

    Collected Essays on Art and Nature

    By Ronald W. Hepburn

    This title was first published in 2001. This book focuses on the rich web of interrelations between aesthetic and wider human concerns. Among topics explored are concepts of truth and falsity (within art and aesthetic experience generally), superficiality and depth in aesthetic appreciation of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Baillie, Oman and Macmurray: Experience and Religious Belief book cover

    Baillie, Oman and Macmurray

    Experience and Religious Belief

    By Adam Hood

    This title was first published in 2003. This book explores the nature of religious belief in the light of the interpretation of the Christian religion given by John Oman, John Baillie and John Macmurray. Each of these were lauded Scottish thinkers of the 20th century, and this book reintroduces…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • John Hick's Pluralist Philosophy of World Religions book cover

    John Hick's Pluralist Philosophy of World Religions

    By Paul Rhodes Eddy

    This title was first published in 2002. One of the most fascinating and controversial interpretations of religious diversity is 'religious pluralism.' According to John Hick's model of religious pluralism, all the world's great religions are equally valid ways of understanding and responding to the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Chinese Theology and Translation: The Christianity of the Jesuit Figurists and their Christianized Yijing book cover

    Chinese Theology and Translation

    The Christianity of the Jesuit Figurists and their Christianized Yijing

    By Sophie Ling-chia Wei

    In the Early Qing Dynasty, the Jesuit Figurists claimed the Yijing (the Book of Changes) as a precious treasure and treated it as bridging the gap between Christianity and Chinese civilization. The Yijing was viewed as preserving relics of this pure, true religion. This book analyses the Chinese…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

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