Religion: Religion in Context

  • The Cultural One or the Racial Many: Religion, Culture and the Interethnic Experience book cover

    The Cultural One or the Racial Many

    Religion, Culture and the Interethnic Experience, 1st Edition

    By Evandro Camara

    First published in 1997, this study aims, first, to enlarge upon the understanding of race and ethnicity through a culturalist-comparative frame of analysis, instead of the standard quantitative and political-economy approaches. Secondly, to analyse in systematic form the religious constitution of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Public Policy in a Divided Society: Schooling, Culture and Identity in Northern Ireland book cover

    Public Policy in a Divided Society

    Schooling, Culture and Identity in Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Alex McEwen

    First published in 1999, this volume is focused on the framing and implementation of public policy in education in a society with deeply entrenched cultural and political identities as expressed by Protestants and Catholics through their different schooling systems. The problems and prospects of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • In Good Faith: Schools, Religion and Public Funding book cover

    In Good Faith

    Schools, Religion and Public Funding, 1st Edition

    By Marie Parker-Jenkins, Dimitra Hartas, Barrie A. Irving

    First published in 2005, this timely volume challenges those who see faith schools as contributing positively to the well-being of society and responding to parent choice to think through the implications of September 11 for our multi-ethnic and multi-faith society without taking a position on the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Psyche and the Sacred: Spirituality Beyond Religion book cover

    Psyche and the Sacred

    Spirituality Beyond Religion, 1st Edition

    By Lionel Corbett

    This book presents an approach to spirituality based on direct personal experience of the sacred. Using the language and insights of depth psychology, Corbett outlines the intimate relationship between spiritual experience and the psychology of the individual, unveiling the seamless continuity…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • Negotiating Science and Religion In America: Past, Present, and Future book cover

    Negotiating Science and Religion In America

    Past, Present, and Future, 1st Edition

    By Greg Cootsona

    Science and religion represent two powerful forces that continue to influence the American cultural landscape. Negotiating Science and Religion in America sketches an intellectual-cultural history from the Puritans to the twenty-first century focusing on the sometimes turbulent relationship between…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Religious Seminaries in America (1989): A Selected Bibliography book cover

    Religious Seminaries in America (1989)

    A Selected Bibliography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas C. Hunt, James Carper

    Published in 1989, this bibliography considers religious seminaries that are affiliated with the various denominations of the theological institutions established in the United States by the Protestants in the early 1800s, it also considers non-denominational and independent settings. Divided into…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Islamic Law book cover

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Islamic Law

    1st Edition

    By Peri Bearman

    Edited by Rudolph Peters

    This book surveys secondary literature on the biggest questions that have animated the field of Islamic law since its beginnings. It offers scholars and graduate students a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of research in a particular area.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • Kama Muta: Discovering the Connecting Emotion book cover

    Kama Muta

    Discovering the Connecting Emotion, 1st Edition

    By Alan Page Fiske

    This book describes a ubiquitous and potent emotion that has only rarely and recently been studied in any systematic manner. The words that come closest to denoting it in English are being moved or touched, having a heart-warming feeling, feeling nostalgic, feeling patriotic or pride in family or…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Challenges for Religious Education: Is There a Disconnect Between Faith and Reason? book cover

    Challenges for Religious Education

    Is There a Disconnect Between Faith and Reason?, 1st Edition

    By Richard Pring

    Major social changes, especially as a result the more multicultural nature of society, have raised important issues about the teaching of religion and the rational basis of different religious faiths. Challenges for Religious Education addresses and critically examines these changes and asks where…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
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  • Free Exercise of Religion and the United States Constitution: The Supreme Court’s Challenge book cover

    Free Exercise of Religion and the United States Constitution

    The Supreme Court’s Challenge, 1st Edition

    By Mark P. Strasser

    The United States is extremely diverse religiously and, not infrequently, individuals sincerely contend that they are unable to act in accord with law as a matter of conscience. The First Amendment to the United States Constitution protects the free exercise of religion and the United States…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
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  • Religious Freedom and the Australian Constitution: Origins and Future book cover

    Religious Freedom and the Australian Constitution

    Origins and Future, 1st Edition

    By Luke Beck

    This book examines the origins of Australia’s constitutional religious freedom provision. It explores, on the one hand, the political activities and motives of religious leaders seeking to give the Australian Constitution a religious character and, on the other, the political activities and motives…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Religious Education and the Public Sphere book cover

    Religious Education and the Public Sphere

    1st Edition

    By Patricia Hannam

    Religious Education and the Public Sphere reveals, through an analysis of theory and practice, that religious education is resting on historic and persistent assumptions about both religion and education. Drawing on work from Arendt and Weil, new ideas emerge regarding religious education's…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

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