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  • 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

  • Cultural Change Among the Jews of Early Modern Italy book cover

    Cultural Change Among the Jews of Early Modern Italy

    1st Edition

    By Robert Bonfil

    The articles collected in this volume display Robert Bonfil's pioneering reappraisal of the economic and socio-cultural history of the Jews of Italy during the Renaissance and the early modern period, focusing on their encounter with and incorporation into the Italian society that surrounded them.…

    Hardback – 2010-05-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Islamic Banking and Finance book cover

    Islamic Banking and Finance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amer al-Roubaie, Shafiq Alvi

    Islamic banking refers to a financial system which is consistent with principles of Islamic law (or ‘sharia’) and guided by Islamic economics. In particular, Islamic law prohibits ‘riba’ or usury, the collection and payment of interest. Additionally, Islamic law prohibits investing in businesses…

    Hardback – 2010-05-14
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Psychology of Religion book cover

    Psychology of Religion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Justin L. Barrett

    Psychology of religion is essentially as old as psychology itself, with over a hundred years of history and claiming some of psychology’s most notable characters as contributors, including William James, Sigmund Freud, Gordon Allport, and Jean Piaget. In recent years, this subfield of psychology…

    Hardback – 2010-04-30
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Humanist Biography in Renaissance Italy and Reformation Germany: Friendship and Rhetoric book cover

    Humanist Biography in Renaissance Italy and Reformation Germany

    Friendship and Rhetoric, 1st Edition

    By James M. Weiss

    As new kinds of persons arose during the Renaissance and Reformation, writers of biography created new ways to depict them. Foremost among biographers were lay humanists who strategically blended personal memoirs and recently recaptured classical models to produce flexible new forms of biography.…

    Hardback – 2010-04-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Religion and Human Rights book cover

    Religion and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nazila Ghanea

    Hardly a week goes by without some world event relating to the burgeoning field of religion and human rights. Whether attacks carried out in the name of religion by individuals or states, violations of the rights of individuals or communities due to their religious or other beliefs, or clashes…

    Hardback – 2010-03-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Women and Christianity book cover

    Women and Christianity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kwok Pui-lan

    This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together the best and most influential scholarship on women and Christianity. It presents an up-to-date, multidisciplinary, and comprehensive compilation of women’s reflection on the Bible and Christian doctrines; women’s religious roles and…

    Hardback – 2009-12-15
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Jihad and Martyrdom book cover

    Jihad and Martyrdom

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Cook

    Jihad (or ‘struggle’) and martyrdom in Islam have an ever-greater relevance in today’s world, but there remains a great deal of ignorance about these critical concepts. This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together a broad range of scholarly opinion to provide a work of reference…

    Hardback – 2009-11-30
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • The Hadith: Articulating the Beliefs and Constructs of Classical Islam book cover

    The Hadith

    Articulating the Beliefs and Constructs of Classical Islam, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mustafa Shah

    The Prophetic traditions of Islam, which are commonly referred to as the hadiths (literally: ‘reports’), preserve the sum and substance of the utterances, deeds, directives, and descriptive anecdotes connected with the life of the Prophet Muhammad and his Companions. Together with the Qur’an, the…

    Hardback – 2009-10-29
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • Religion and Politics book cover

    Religion and Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Haynes

    The early twenty-first century has witnessed a global resurgence of religious activity and identification. In particular, numerous examples of the growing political influence of religion can be cited, not least in Europe, once thought to be an inexorably secularizing continent. In India, meanwhile,…

    Hardback – 2009-10-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Studies on the Cult of Relics in Byzantium up to 1204 book cover

    Studies on the Cult of Relics in Byzantium up to 1204

    1st Edition

    By John Wortley

    Constantinople was well known in its heyday for the enormous collection of relics housed in its churches: bones, even whole bodies and intimate possessions of holy men and women. Almost all these objects had been imported from various parts of the Roman Empire between the late 4th to the 10th…

    Hardback – 2009-09-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Islam in Southeast Asia book cover

    Islam in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Liow, Nadirsyah Hosen

    The Islamic community in Southeast Asia is widely regarded as one of the most moderate and tolerant in the Muslim world. While most of the region’s Muslims are Sunni and fairly orthodox, the Islamic faith as practised in the region has historically been a syncretic blend of Islam, Hinduism,…

    Hardback – 2009-09-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

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