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  • Spirituality in the Modern World: Within Religious Tradition and Beyond book cover

    Spirituality in the Modern World

    Within Religious Tradition and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Heelas

    It would not be an exaggeration to say that during the last century, most especially during and since the 1960s, the language of spirituality has become one of the most significant ways in which the sacred has come to be understood and judged in the West, and, increasingly, elsewhere. Whether it is…

    Hardback – 2011-12-13
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Fundamentalism and Charismatic Movements book cover

    Fundamentalism and Charismatic Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Lehmann, Humeira Iqtidar

    The term ‘fundamentalism’ carries a wide range of meanings, some of them pejorative. Here it is used to refer to what the French call ‘integrism’, meaning a religious code which encompasses and governs with its prescriptions the entire private and public life of individuals and the collectivity.…

    Hardback – 2011-10-28
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • The Development of Islamic Law and Society in the Maghrib: Qadis, Muftis and Family Law book cover

    The Development of Islamic Law and Society in the Maghrib

    Qadis, Muftis and Family Law, 1st Edition

    By David S. Powers

    The first eleven essays in this collection treat the application of Islamic law in qadi courts in the Maghrib in the period between 1100 and 1500 CE. Based on preserved legal documents and the expert opinions of Muslim jurists (Muftis), the essays examine family law cases involving legal minority,…

    Hardback – 2011-10-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Islam and Religious Diversity book cover

    Islam and Religious Diversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lloyd Ridgeon

    This is a new four-volume collection from Routledge’s Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies series. It brings together in one ‘mini library’ the canonical and the best cutting-scholarship to explore the complex relationship between Islam and religious diversity. The collection is supplemented with a…

    Hardback – 2011-08-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • Abbot Joachim of Fiore and Joachimism: Selected Articles book cover

    Abbot Joachim of Fiore and Joachimism

    Selected Articles, 1st Edition

    By E. Randolph Daniel

    In the articles included in this collection, Professor Daniel argues that Abbot Joachim of Fiore was a disciple of Bernard of Clairvaux whose tertius status was reformist, not millenialist. Like the other reformists, Gerhoch of Reichersberg and Hildegard of Bingen, Joachim looked forward to the…

    Hardback – 2011-07-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies on Ottoman Palestine book cover

    Studies on Ottoman Palestine

    1st Edition

    By Amnon Cohen

    The studies brought together here are based on Amnon Cohen's many years of research in the archives of the Shari'a courts in Jerusalem, as well as archives in Ankara and Istanbul, London and Paris, complemented and enhanced by travellers' reports, diplomatic correspondence, and Arab chronicles of…

    Hardback – 2011-06-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Muhammad the Prophet and Arabia book cover

    Muhammad the Prophet and Arabia

    1st Edition

    By Uri Rubin

    This volume comprises articles dealing with qur'anic and post-qur'anic aspects of the Prophet Muhammad's image and religious environment. The pieces in the first section analyse Muhammad's prophecy as reflected in the Qur'an and the post-qur'anic sources of sira (Muhammad's biography), tafsir (…

    Hardback – 2011-03-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Japan as Seen by British Women (ES 5-vol. set) book cover

    Japan as Seen by British Women (ES 5-vol. set)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yoko Namikawa

    Since its foundation, Edition Synapse has specialized in the publication of primary-source materials relating to the history of the Anglo-Japanese relationship and has provided the academic market with nineteenth-century English books on Japan, reprinted in facsimile and including many visual…

    Hardback – 2011-03-15
    Edition Synapse

  • Islam and Education book cover

    Islam and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tahir Abbas

    Volume I of this new Routledge collection focuses on theories of education. The gathered materials explore and analyse the impact of the classical Islamic period in history and the developments in education which have emanated from it. Volume II focuses on education in Eastern Europe and Muslim…

    Hardback – 2010-11-24
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Education

  • Anthropology of Religion book cover

    Anthropology of Religion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Phillips Stevens Jr.

    Religious belief is an extremely powerful motivator of human behaviour. Religious considerations permeate and influence all parts of a culture. Religious systems are universal in human cultures, around the world and through all stages of human history and prehistory. Of all academic approaches to…

    Hardback – 2010-11-23
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Islamic Political Thought and Governance book cover

    Islamic Political Thought and Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Abdullah Saeed

    Islam has had a significant impact on world history, not only as a major religion that has directed the personal beliefs and actions of individuals, but also as the basis of a distinct system of government that has developed its own institutions, practices and philosophies. This new Routledge Major…

    Hardback – 2010-11-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Political Science

  • Religion and Globalization book cover

    Religion and Globalization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Véronique Altglas

    Because space and identities are reformulated by religions as they break through geographic and cultural boundaries, religion is now widely recognized as ‘the great globalizer’. In particular, as they become transnational, religions adapt to new social contexts and interact with other cultures,…

    Hardback – 2010-10-12
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Social Studies

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