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  • Greek Philosophers as Theologians: The Divine Arche book cover

    Greek Philosophers as Theologians

    The Divine Arche, 1st Edition

    By Adam Drozdek

    Concepts of God presented by Greek philosophers were significantly different from the image of the divine of popular religion and indicate a fairly sophisticated theological reflection from the very inception of Greek philosophy. This book presents a comprehensive history of theological thought of…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Church, Community and Power book cover

    Church, Community and Power

    1st Edition

    By Roy Kearsley

    In the era of 'post-Christendom', how can church as a sociological reality be switched on to the destructive dangers, yet constructive possibilities, of 'power' flowing in and around its community? Attuned to the current distrust of church power, this book creatively works out responses that could…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • The Epigrams of Sir John Harington book cover

    The Epigrams of Sir John Harington

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gerard Kilroy

    Many scholars have been calling for a new edition of Sir John Harington's Epigrams. Gerard Kilroy, using the three manuscripts arranged and revised by the author, offers the first complete text in print of Harington's four hundred Epigrams, uncovers Harington's elaborate design of forty theological…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • The Cult of Saint Catherine of Siena: A Study in Civil Religion book cover

    The Cult of Saint Catherine of Siena

    A Study in Civil Religion, 1st Edition

    By Gerald Parsons

    This book examines the origins, development and history of the cult of Saint Catherine of Siena. Gerald Parsons argues that the cult of Catherine of Siena constitutes a remarkable example of the cult of a particular saint which, across more than six centuries, has been the vehicle for an evolving…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Praise: Naming God and Friendship in Aquinas and Derrida book cover

    The Politics of Praise

    Naming God and Friendship in Aquinas and Derrida, 1st Edition

    By William W. Young Iii

    While the revelation of God's name is a central theological topic, its ethical and political significance are often overlooked. In a world filled with violence committed 'in the name of God', how might invoking God's name enable peace, community, and hope? The Politics of Praise argues that the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • The Evangelical Party and Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s Return to the Church of England book cover

    The Evangelical Party and Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s Return to the Church of England

    1st Edition

    By Christopher W Corbin

    It has long been accepted that when Samuel Taylor Coleridge rejected the Unitarianism of his youth and returned to the Church of England, he did so while accepting a general Christian orthodoxy. Christopher Corbin clarifies Coleridge’s religious identity and argues that while Coleridge’s Christian…

    Hardback – 2018-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Romanticism

  • Chinese Buddhism and Traditional Culture book cover

    Chinese Buddhism and Traditional Culture

    1st Edition

    By Litian Fang

    Since the first century, when Buddhism entered China, the foreign religion has influenced and been influenced in turn by traditional Chinese culture, and eventually became an important part of it. That is one of the great historical themes not only for China but also for East Asia. This book…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Rethinking Islamic Finance: Markets, Regulations and Islamic Law book cover

    Rethinking Islamic Finance

    Markets, Regulations and Islamic Law, 1st Edition

    By Ayesha Bhatti, Saad Azmat

    Islamic finance’s phenomenal growth owes to the Shariah compliant nature of its financial instruments. Shariah forbids the charging of interest (Riba) and instead promulgates risk-sharing and trade-based modes of financing. The Islamic financial industry has been subject to both critique and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Islamic Business and Finance Series

  • Religious Literacy, Law and History: Perspectives on European Pluralist Societies book cover

    Religious Literacy, Law and History

    Perspectives on European Pluralist Societies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alberto Melloni, Francesca Cadeddu

    The book profiles some of the macro and micro factors that have impact on European religious literacy. It seeks to understand religious illiteracy and its effects on the social and political milieu through the framing of the historical, institutional, religious, social, juridical and educational…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Religious Education as a Dialogue with Difference: Fostering Democratic Citizenship Through the Study of Religions in Schools book cover

    Religious Education as a Dialogue with Difference

    Fostering Democratic Citizenship Through the Study of Religions in Schools, 1st Edition

    By Kevin O'Grady

    Religious Education as a Dialogue with Difference addresses current issues over the study of religion in publicly maintained schools. Are liberal, inclusive approaches to the study of religion suited to the aims of education in a democracy? Do liberal democratic aims offer the right framework for…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Religious Education from a Critical Realist Perspective: Sensus Fidei and Critical Thinking book cover

    Religious Education from a Critical Realist Perspective

    Sensus Fidei and Critical Thinking, 1st Edition

    By Johnny C. Go

    This book examines the possibility and necessity of critical thinking in religious education through the lenses of critical realism and the Christian doctrine of sensus fidei (‘sense of faith’). Drawing on Bhaskar’s original critical realism and data from a survey of over a thousand teachers in the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Critical Realism

  • Catholic Missionaries and Their Work with the Poor: Mitigating Market-Government Failure in Emerging Nations book cover

    Catholic Missionaries and Their Work with the Poor

    Mitigating Market-Government Failure in Emerging Nations, 1st Edition

    By Albino Barrera

    This book explores the vital role of faith-based organizations (FBOs) in compensating for the market’s and government’s inability to provide vital services. Its key theoretical contribution is the notion that poverty is the result of a triadic failure—when markets, government, and civil society…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Studies in World Christianity and Interreligious Relations

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