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  • Religion and Science book cover

    Religion and Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sara Fletcher Harding, Nancy Morvillo

    Integral to human nature is the need to seek understanding of the world in which we live, to discover how it works and why. We find our answers to these fundamental questions through different methods; empirical science justifies our observations of the natural world, but religion offers…

    Hardback – 2010-10-06
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Philip Melanchthon, Speaker of the Reformation: Wittenberg's Other Reformer book cover

    Philip Melanchthon, Speaker of the Reformation

    Wittenberg's Other Reformer, 1st Edition

    By Timothy J. Wengert

    The studies in this volume illuminate the thought and life of Philip Melanchthon, one of the most neglected major figures in Reformation history and theology. Melanchthon was one of the most widely published and respected thinkers in his own day, who authored some of the sixteenth-century's most…

    Hardback – 2010-09-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • World Christianity book cover

    World Christianity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Koepping

    Two-thirds of the world's Christians live in Africa, Asia, and Latin America and this new interdisciplinary Routledge Major Work brings together specialist contributions from around the world, from Europe and North America as well as from the developing world, to present a collection that truly…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Islam in the West book cover

    Islam in the West

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Westerlund, Ingvar Svanberg

    In recent decades, the number of Muslims in the West has increased rapidly, and interesting transformations of Islam have taken place—to some extent with repercussions in Islamic or predominantly Muslim countries in Asia and Africa. This new four-volume Major Work collection from Routledge helps to…

    Hardback – 2010-09-08
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • Islamic Medical and Scientific Tradition book cover

    Islamic Medical and Scientific Tradition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Pormann

    Islam developed over the course of its history one of the world’s most innovative and interesting scientific and medical traditions. In this context, the term Islam should not simply be understood as referring to the religion of the prophet Muhammad, but rather to a civilization which was once…

    Hardback – 2010-09-02
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • Rhetoric and Philosophy from Greek into Syriac book cover

    Rhetoric and Philosophy from Greek into Syriac

    1st Edition

    By John W. Watt

    Shortly after 500 CE, the Syriac-speaking priest and physician Sergius of Resh'aina, who had studied in Alexandria, wrote the first known exposition of Aristotle in a Semitic language. About four centuries later, Abu Bishr Matta, an alumnus of the monastic school of Dayr Qunna in Iraq, completed…

    Hardback – 2010-08-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies on the Formation of Christian Armenia book cover

    Studies on the Formation of Christian Armenia

    1st Edition

    By Nina G. Garsoïan

    This is the third collection of articles by Nina Garsoïan on Early Armenian history and civilization. A number of articles included here continue earlier investigations of Iranian and Byzantine political and, especially, doctrinal and social influences on Medieval Armenia, precariously wedged…

    Hardback – 2010-08-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Biblical Interpretation from the Church Fathers to the Reformation book cover

    Biblical Interpretation from the Church Fathers to the Reformation

    1st Edition

    By Karlfried Froehlich

    The history of biblical interpretation has attracted considerable attention in recent decades. This is particularly true in the field of medieval exegesis where much effort has been spent on making primary materials available and advancing their interpretation. One area of research in which even…

    Hardback – 2010-08-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Confucian Studies book cover

    Confucian Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xinzhong Yao, Tu Weiming

    It is difficult, if not totally impossible, to define what we call ‘Confucianism’ in terms of any of the disciplines we are used to in the West, and contemporary scholars tend to see it as a historical and yet living tradition containing elements of philosophy, religion, politics, morality, and…

    Hardback – 2010-08-04
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Philosophy

  • The Practice of Medieval Music: Studies in Chant and Performance book cover

    The Practice of Medieval Music

    Studies in Chant and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Forrest Kelly

    How music functioned in the middle ages, what it meant to its hearers, and how it was performed: these are the subjects of this fascinating volume. The studies collected here introduce the reader to the practical detail and complex intricacies of the performance of medieval music in the liturgy,…

    Hardback – 2010-07-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Islam in South Asia book cover

    Islam in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Taylor

    There are more Muslims – over 400 million – in South Asia than in any other region in the world. Many of the most important political, intellectual and spiritual developments within Islam have had their origins, or have flourished, in the area, and Muslims from the region have played important…

    Hardback – 2010-07-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • Law and Religion in Chaucer's England book cover

    Law and Religion in Chaucer's England

    1st Edition

    By Henry Ansgar Kelly

    These essays, in a second collection by Professor Kelly, investigate legal and religious subjects touching on the age and places in which Geoffrey Chaucer lived and wrote, especially as reflected in the more contemporary sections of the Canterbury Tales. Topics include the canon law of incest (…

    Hardback – 2010-06-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

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