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  • 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

  • Studies in Scholasticism book cover

    Studies in Scholasticism

    1st Edition

    By Marcia L. Colish

    Spanning thirty years, the papers brought together in this volume reflect three of Professor Colish's interests as a historian of medieval scholastic thought. The first group of studies represent investigations that flowed into, and out of, the research on Peter Lombard (d. 1161) and his…

    Hardback – 2006-05-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Fire from Heaven: Studies in Syriac Theology and Liturgy book cover

    Fire from Heaven

    Studies in Syriac Theology and Liturgy, 1st Edition

    By Sebastian Brock

    This fourth collection by Sebastian Brock focuses on three areas: the christology of the Church of the East, the distinctive phraseology of the invocations to the Holy Spirit in the Syriac liturgical tradition, and two important early Commentaries on the Liturgy. The inclusion of the Church of the…

    Hardback – 2006-05-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Islamic Art and Beyond: Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume III book cover

    Islamic Art and Beyond

    Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume III, 1st Edition

    By Oleg Grabar

    Islamic Art and Beyond is the third in a set of four volumes of studies on Islamic art by Oleg Grabar. Between them they bring together more than eighty articles, studies and essays, work spanning half a century by a master of the field. Each volume takes a particular section of the topic, the…

    Hardback – 2006-04-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Islamic Visual Culture, 1100–1800: Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume II book cover

    Islamic Visual Culture, 1100–1800

    Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume II, 1st Edition

    By Oleg Grabar

    Islamic Visual Culture, 1100-1800 is the second in a set of four volumes of studies on Islamic art by Oleg Grabar. Between them they bring together more than eighty articles, studies and essays, work spanning half a century by a master of the field. Each volume takes a particular section of the…

    Hardback – 2006-04-26
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies on Ancient Christianity book cover

    Studies on Ancient Christianity

    1st Edition

    By Henry Chadwick

    This third collection of articles by Henry Chadwick brings together a series of studies on Augustine, written in light of the new texts now available, and on other individual Christian authors of antiquity, in other words of the age when Christianity was acquiring its now familiar shape. A number…

    Hardback – 2006-03-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Philosophy, Theology and Mysticism in Medieval Islam: Texts and Studies on the Development and History of Kalam, Vol. I book cover

    Philosophy, Theology and Mysticism in Medieval Islam

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

    By Richard M. Frank, edited by Dimitri Gutas

    The first volume of the collected major articles of Richard M. Frank, pioneering student of Islamic theology (kalam), contains fifteen essays. It includes his early studies, classic but inaccessible for many in their original publication, on the text and terminology of Graeco-Arabic translations (…

    Hardback – 2005-12-23
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Jerusalem: Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume IV book cover

    Jerusalem

    Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume IV, 1st Edition

    By Oleg Grabar

    Jerusalem is the final volume in a set of four selections of studies on Islamic art by Oleg Grabar. Between them they bring together more than eighty articles, studies and essays, work spanning half a century by a master of the field. Each volume takes a particular section of the topic, the three…

    Hardback – 2005-11-30
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Syriac Christianity under Late Sasanian and Early Islamic Rule book cover

    Syriac Christianity under Late Sasanian and Early Islamic Rule

    1st Edition

    By G.J. Reinink

    The articles in this volume are concerned with the literary responses of the Syriac communities in the Middle East to the drastic political changes of the 7th and 8th centuries, in particular the Persian occupation of the eastern provinces of Byzantium under Khusrau II, and the Islamic conquests…

    Hardback – 2005-11-21
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Buddhism book cover

    Buddhism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Professor Paul Williams

    From a field primarily of interest to specialist orientalists, the study of Buddhism has developed to embrace inter alia, theology and religious studies, philosophy, cultural studies, anthropology and comparative studies. There is now greater direct access to Buddhism in the West than ever before,…

    Hardback – 2005-07-29
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • People, Tribes and Society in Arabia Around the Time of Muhammad book cover

    People, Tribes and Society in Arabia Around the Time of Muhammad

    1st Edition

    By Michael Lecker

    The emergence of Islam has in recent years become a matter of heated debate, mainly because Islamic historiography is a battle-field of contradictory versions of the past. In this second collection of studies, several of which appear here for the first time, Michael Lecker distances himself from…

    Hardback – 2005-04-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The World of the Indian Ocean, 1500–1800: Studies in Economic, Social and Cultural History book cover

    The World of the Indian Ocean, 1500–1800

    Studies in Economic, Social and Cultural History, 1st Edition

    By M.N. Pearson

    The articles in The World of the Indian Ocean, 1500-1800 describe the activities of people living on the coasts of the Indian Ocean, generously defined, during the early modern period. Most are based, at least in part, on Portuguese materials. A broad theme linking them all is the claim that in…

    Hardback – 2005-04-20
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

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