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  • An Epistemology of Religion and Gender: Biopolitics, Performativity and Agency book cover

    An Epistemology of Religion and Gender

    Biopolitics, Performativity and Agency, 1st Edition

    By Ulrike E. Auga

    This book puts forward a new epistemological framework for a theory of religion and gender’s role in the public sphere. It provides a sophisticated understanding of gender and its relation to religion as a primarily performative category of knowledge production, rooting that understanding in case…

    Hardback – 2020-04-24 
    Routledge Critical Studies in Religion, Gender and Sexuality

  • Past and Present Political Theology: Expanding the Canon book cover

    Past and Present Political Theology

    Expanding the Canon, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dennis Vanden Auweele, Miklos Vassányi

    This book demonstrates how discussions of Political Theology have been a constant feature throughout philosophical modernity and that they continue to impact contemporary political debates. By tracing the historical roots and detailing the contemporary outworking of Political Theology in Europe, it…

    Hardback – 2020-04-24 
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • The Abuse of Minors in the Catholic Church: Dismantling the Culture of Cover Ups book cover

    The Abuse of Minors in the Catholic Church

    Dismantling the Culture of Cover Ups, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony J. Blasi, Lluis Oviedo

    This book offers an academically rigorous examination of the biological, psychological, social and ecclesiastical processes that allowed sexual abuse in the Catholic Church to happen and then be covered up. The collected essays provide a means to better assess systemic wrongdoing in religious…

    Hardback – 2020-04-24 
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Sacred Heritage in Japan book cover

    Sacred Heritage in Japan

    1st Edition

    Edited by Aike P. Rots, Mark Teeuwen

    Sacred Heritage in Japan is the first volume to explicitly address the topics of Japanese religion and heritage preservation in connection with each other. The book examines what happens when places of worship and ritual practices are rebranded as national culture. It also considers the impact of…

    Hardback – 2020-04-21 
    Routledge Research on Museums and Heritage in Asia

  • Muslim Women in the Economy: Development, Faith and Globalisation book cover

    Muslim Women in the Economy

    Development, Faith and Globalisation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shamim Samani, Dora Marinova

    This book explores the changing role of Muslim women in the economy in the twenty first century. Sociological developments such as secular education, female-focused policies, national and global commitments to gender equality as well as contemporary technological advances have all served to shift…

    Hardback – 2020-04-17 
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Islam and Chinese Society: Genealogies, Lineage and Local Communities book cover

    Islam and Chinese Society

    Genealogies, Lineage and Local Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jianxiong Ma, Oded Abt, Jide Yao

    This book explores the long history in China of Chinese Muslims, known as the Hui people, and regarded as a minority, though in fact they are distinguished by religion rather than ethnicity. It shows how over time Chinese Muslims adopted Chinese practices as these evolved in wider Chinese society,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-14 
    The Historical Anthropology of Chinese Society Series

  • Origins of the Hussite Uprising: The Chronicle of Laurence of Březová (1414 –1421) book cover

    Origins of the Hussite Uprising

    The Chronicle of Laurence of Březová (1414 –1421), 1st Edition

    By Thomas A. Fudge

    The ‘Hussite Chronicle’ is the most important single source for the events of the early Hussite movement. The author is Laurence of Březová (c.1370-c.1437), a member of the Czech lower nobility and a supporter of the Hussite creed. The movement arose as an initiative for religious and social reform…

    Hardback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge Medieval Translations

  • Chronicles of Qalāwūn and his son al-Ashraf Khalīl book cover

    Chronicles of Qalāwūn and his son al-Ashraf Khalīl

    1st Edition

    This volume provides translations of texts on the Mamluk Sultan Qalāwūn (1279-90) and his son al-Malik al-Ashraf (1290-93), which cover the end of the Crusader interlude in the Syrian Levant. Translated from the original Arabic, these chronicles detail the Mamluk perception of the Crusaders, the…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Crusade Texts in Translation

  • International Development and Local Faith Actors: Ideological and Cultural Encounters book cover

    International Development and Local Faith Actors

    Ideological and Cultural Encounters, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathryn Kraft, Olivia J. Wilkinson

    This book explores the interplay and dialogue between faith communities and the humanitarian-development community. Faith and religion are key influencers of thought and practice in many communities around the world and development practitioners would not be able to change behaviours for improved…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Religion and the Challenges of Science book cover

    Religion and the Challenges of Science

    1st Edition

    By Richard Feist

    Does science pose a challenge to religion and religious belief? This question has been a matter of long-standing debate - and it continues to concern not only scholars in philosophy, theology, and the sciences, but also those involved in public educational policy. This volume provides background to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 

  • The Cultures of Creationism: Anti-Evolutionism in English-Speaking Countries book cover

    The Cultures of Creationism

    Anti-Evolutionism in English-Speaking Countries, 1st Edition

    By Leslie Carlin

    Even in a world where secular scientific discoveries and assumptions have come to dominate the lives of so many people, science cannot be said to have rendered religion obsolete. Since the nineteenth century, one particular debate has been of central importance in apparent conflicts between science…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 

  • Landscape, Ritual and Identity among the Hyolmo of Nepal: The Buddha and the Drum book cover

    Landscape, Ritual and Identity among the Hyolmo of Nepal

    The Buddha and the Drum, 1st Edition

    By Davide Torri

    This book analyses the social, political and religious life of the Hyolmo people of Nepal. Highlighting patterns of change and adaptation, it addresses the Shamanic-Buddhist interface that exists in the animated landscape of the Himalayas. Opening with an analysis of the ethnic revival of Nepal,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-27 
    Vitality of Indigenous Religions

87Series in Religion

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