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  • Popes, Church, and Jews in the Middle Ages: Confrontation and Response book cover

    Popes, Church, and Jews in the Middle Ages

    Confrontation and Response, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Stow

    The theme uniting the essays reprinted here is the attitude of the medieval Church, and in particular the papacy, toward the Jewish population of Western Europe. Papal consistency, sometimes sorely tried, in observing the canons and the principles announced by St Paul - that Jews were to be a…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies on Medieval Liturgical and Legal Manuscripts from Spain and Southern Italy book cover

    Studies on Medieval Liturgical and Legal Manuscripts from Spain and Southern Italy

    1st Edition

    By Roger E. Reynolds

    Though it may not be immediately obvious why articles on topics from such distantly removed areas of western Europe - the Iberian peninsula and southern Italy - should appear in the same volume (the fourth collection by Roger Reynolds), the materials covered illustrate that they are indeed closely…

    Paperback – 2018-11-21
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • 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

  • Chinese Philosophy book cover

    Chinese Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bo Mou

    Chinese philosophy has been shaped over the last 3000 years by various movements, schools of philosophical thought, philosophical ways of thinking and their thinkers. The rich resources of Chinese philosophy and their value and significance to the common philosophical enterprise, especially to the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Philosophy

  • Ibn Sina and his Influence on the Arabic and Latin World book cover

    Ibn Sina and his Influence on the Arabic and Latin World

    1st Edition

    By Jules Janssens

    This volume focuses on Ibn Sina - the Avicenna of the Latin West - and the enormous impact of his philosophy in both the Islamic and Christian worlds. Jules Janssens opens with a new introductory article, surveying the position of work in the field. The next studies look at Ibn Sina's work and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • From Kavad to al-Ghazali: Religion, Law and Political Thought in the Near East, c.600–c.1100 book cover

    From Kavad to al-Ghazali

    Religion, Law and Political Thought in the Near East, c.600–c.1100, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Crone

    This volume brings together twelve articles by Patricia Crone dealing with pre-Islamic and Islamic religion, law and political thought. The first section focuses on the centuries before Islam, with studies on Mazdakism in Iran and on Islam as the key factor behind the outbreak of Iconoclasm in…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies on the Jews of Venice, 1382–1797 book cover

    Studies on the Jews of Venice, 1382–1797

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin Ravid

    The Jewish community of early modern Venice was perhaps the leading Jewish community of its time. It emerged as a response to the desire of the Venetian government to make credit readily available and, toward the end of the 16th century, it greatly expanded as Venice, faced with a serious decline…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Early Islamic Art, 650–1100: Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume I book cover

    Early Islamic Art, 650–1100

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

    By Oleg Grabar

    Early Islamic Art, 650-1100 is the first in a set of four volumes of studies by Oleg Grabar. Between them they bring together more than eighty articles, studies and essays, work spanning half a century. Each volume takes a particular section of the topic, the three subsequent volumes being entitled…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Concord and Reform: Nicholas of Cusa and Legal and Political Thought in the Fifteenth Century book cover

    Concord and Reform

    Nicholas of Cusa and Legal and Political Thought in the Fifteenth Century, 1st Edition

    By Morimichi Watanabe, Thomas M. Izbicki

    Nicholas of Cusa is known as one of the most original philosophers of the 15th century, but by training he was a canon lawyer who received his degree from the University of Padua in 1423. The essays in this book analyse his legal and political ideas against the background of medieval religious,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam book cover

    Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam

    1st Edition

    By Fedwa Malti-Douglas

    From rulers to uninvited guests, from women to thieves, from dreams to names, from blindness to torture - in a series of ground-breaking studies, Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam explores the multi-layered and complex textual universe of medieval Islam. The power of the ruler sits…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Socrates II book cover

    Socrates II

    1st Edition

    Edited by William Prior

    Socrates is perhaps the most famous philosopher in the Western intellectual tradition. He raised fundamental questions, such as ‘what is justice?’ and ‘does virtue produce happiness?’. Although he wrote nothing himself, he is the source of a vast literature, beginning with Plato, Xenophon, and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-23
    Routledge
    Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

  • Religion in Contemporary China book cover

    Religion in Contemporary China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xinzhong Yao

    This new 4 volume collection is an authoritative anthology containing the best scholarship on aspects of religion in contemporary China. The articles will focus on religious beliefs, practices and organisations as well as on the interactive relations between religion and other dimensions of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

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