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  • Women and Religion book cover

    Women and Religion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Klassen

    This collection is an essential research tool for all students specializing in religion and women’s studies, and will be equally useful to those working in related fields such as anthropology, cultural studies, history, literary studies, philosophy, political science, psychology, and theology. By…

    Hardback – 2009-06-26
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

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    Paganism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Jane Davy

    Contemporary Paganism emerged in Britain in the 1940s and 1950s as a new religious movement, although practitioners understood themselves to be participating in a witchcraft tradition extending back into medieval—if not prehistoric—times. In recent decades, Pagan Studies has emerged through a…

    Hardback – 2008-09-26
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Classical Islamic Theology: The Ash`arites: Texts and Studies on the Development and History of Kalam, Vol. III book cover

    Classical Islamic Theology: The Ash`arites

    Texts and Studies on the Development and History of Kalam, Vol. III, 1st Edition

    By Richard M. Frank, edited by Dimitri Gutas

    This is the third of three volumes reprinting the collected papers on Islamic subjects by Richard M. Frank, Professor Emeritus at the Catholic University of America, and completes the set. The present volume on the Ash`arites and the classical Ash`arite tradition brings together articles written in…

    Hardback – 2008-08-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • World Islam: Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies book cover

    World Islam

    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Rippin

    Reflecting the diversity of Islam, this collection focuses on the presence of Muslims in countries outside the traditionally conceived heartlands of the Islamic world. The history of the arrival of Islam in such countries and the nature of the way in which Islam is practised in such places is the…

    Hardback – 2008-06-26
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • George Nathaniel Curzon: Collected Writings: Collection 1: Asian Travels book cover

    George Nathaniel Curzon: Collected Writings

    Collection 1: Asian Travels, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Ewans

    George Nathaniel Curzon was a man of considerable intellect and ambition, combined with a degree of energy and application which were all the more remarkable given that he suffered throughout his life from a spinal deformity which gave him continuous pain and often incapacitated him. His…

    Hardback – 2008-05-15
    Routledge

  • From Arabian Tribes to Islamic Empire: Army, State and Society in the Near East c.600-850 book cover

    From Arabian Tribes to Islamic Empire

    Army, State and Society in the Near East c.600-850, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Crone

    This second collection of articles by Patricia Crone brings together studies on the development of early Muslim society, above all the army with which it was originally synonymous, from shortly after the Prophet's death until the mid-Abbasid period. The focus is on the changes that the Arab…

    Hardback – 2008-04-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Crusades book cover

    The Crusades

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Jotischky

    The Crusades is an area of rapidly expanding interest. Students increasingly see an understanding of the roots of religious violence and of interaction between Christian and Islamic cultures as a critical tool for citizenship in the modern world. This is borne out by the large number of general…

    Hardback – 2008-03-19
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

  • The Fathers and Beyond: Church Fathers between Ancient and Medieval Thought book cover

    The Fathers and Beyond

    Church Fathers between Ancient and Medieval Thought, 1st Edition

    By Marcia L. Colish

    The papers in this second selection of articles by Professor Colish focus on thinkers of the patristic age, and relate to her three monographic studies in this area published over the last two decades. At the same time these papers look beyond the patristic period, both backward to these authors'…

    Hardback – 2008-02-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Sufism book cover

    Sufism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lloyd Ridgeon

    In recent years, interest in Sufism – often regarded as the mystical dimension of Islam – has blossomed. Taught in European and American universities for many years, Sufism is an increasingly popular area of research in disciplines such as Islamic studies, comparative religion, area studies,…

    Hardback – 2008-02-12
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • Reform, Ecclesiology, and the Christian Life in the Late Middle Ages book cover

    Reform, Ecclesiology, and the Christian Life in the Late Middle Ages

    1st Edition

    By Thomas M. Izbicki

    Philosophy was not an idle venture in the Renaissance. There were no clear-cut boundaries between theory and the practice. Theologians, jurists and humanists gave opinions on practical matters from within some larger intellectual context, and many held high office. Among the writers represented…

    Hardback – 2008-01-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Shi'ism book cover

    Shi'ism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Turner, Paul Luft

    The four volumes of this set bring together key contributions to the study of Shi’ism, giving access to material that has hitherto been scattered and difficult to locate. While the majority of the material stems from the past fifty years, earlier studies are included, providing insight into the…

    Hardback – 2007-10-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • The Muslim World 1100–1700: Early Sources on Middle East History, Geography and Travel (Royal Asiatic Society Classics 2) book cover

    The Muslim World 1100–1700

    Early Sources on Middle East History, Geography and Travel (Royal Asiatic Society Classics 2), 1st Edition

    Edited by Hiroyuki Mashita

    The Royal Asiatic Society, founded in 1823, was the main centre in Britain for scholarly work on Asia in the nineteenth century, and has been a publisher since 1829. The Muslim World 1100–1700: Early Sources on Middle East History, Geography and Travel is the second collection of RAS Classics…

    Hardback – 2007-10-15
    Routledge

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