Religion: World Religions

  • Indigenous Religions book cover

    Indigenous Religions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Harvey, Amy Whitehead

    Scholarly attention to Indigenous religions has grown massively in the last twenty years. Within varied forms of Indigenous Studies (e.g. Native American Studies, Maori Studies), as a field itself, and within ethnological disciplines such as Anthropology and Religious Studies, issues related to…

    Hardback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

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    Taoism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Russell Kirkland

    These fifty-nine pioneering articles by scholars from around the world (17 women / 22 men) showcase recent advances in Taoist Studies. Instead of upholding conventional paradigms, these innovative studies expand our very concepts of Taoism by probing social and historical dimensions unimagined by…

    Hardback – 2015-04-29
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

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    Hinduism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Will Sweetman

    The study of Hinduism is fragmented among many disciplines. Early academic study of Hinduism was overwhelmingly a study of texts, and while a strong philological tradition continues to characterise much work on Hinduism (in particular in Indology), very different materials and questions animate…

    Hardback – 2014-07-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Sects, Cults and New Religions book cover

    Sects, Cults and New Religions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carole M. Cusack, Danielle Kirby

    New Religious Movements (NRMs) came into being as a distinct subfield of academic study in the 1970s in response to the explosion of non-traditional religions that took place in the waning years of the Sixties counterculture. (The designation ‘New Religion’ is a direct translation of a Japanese…

    Hardback – 2013-10-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

  • Buddhism and Religious Diversity book cover

    Buddhism and Religious Diversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Perry Schmidt-Leukel

    'A major publishing event, not only in Buddhist studies but also for those working in the area of interfaith encounter and theology of religions.' Japanese Journal of Religious Studies In today’s globalized world, religious diversity has become one of the strongest challenges to the…

    Hardback – 2012-09-28
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Religion and the Environment book cover

    Religion and the Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roger S. Gottlieb

    In the last two decades a new form of religiously motivated social action and a virtually new field of academic study—each based in recognition of the connections between religion and humanity’s treatment of the environment—have developed. Interactions between religion and environmental concern…

    Hardback – 2010-06-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • The World's Congress of Religions: The Addresses and Papers delivered before the Parliament, and the Abstract of the Congresses, held in Chicago, August 1893 to October 1893, under the Auspices of The World's Columbian Exposition, Edited by J. W. Hanson book cover

    The World's Congress of Religions

    The Addresses and Papers delivered before the Parliament, and the Abstract of the Congresses, held in Chicago, August 1893 to October 1893, under the Auspices of The World's Columbian Exposition, Edited by J. W. Hanson, 1st Edition

    These are the original records of the First Congress of Religions, an epoch-making event in the history of religions. Organized by the Parliament of Religions to coincide with the World Columbian Exposition in Chicago, it provided the very first encounter of Asian religions with the West. Reprinted…

    Hardback – 2006-06-15
    Edition Synapse

  • Shamanism: Critical Concepts in Sociology book cover

    Shamanism

    Critical Concepts in Sociology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrei A. Znamenski

    Mircea Eliade descibed shamanism as the primal religion of humanity, the 'archaic technique of ecstasy'. The books of best-selling author Carlos Castaneda made it part of popular culture. Since the 1960s shamanism has continued to attract the attention of scholars, artists, writers and the general…

    Hardback – 2004-03-11
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

  • The History of British Deism book cover

    The History of British Deism

    1st Edition

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1994-12-15
    Routledge

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