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  • Islamophobia and Surveillance: Genealogies of a Global Order book cover

    Islamophobia and Surveillance

    Genealogies of a Global Order, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Renton

    The War on Terror has established a new global order of political structures, legislation, and technologies designed to spy on the world’s Muslims. This book explains the origins and trajectories of this political system. The contributors argue that a constellation of Western ideas about Muslims…

    Hardback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Agrippa II: The Last of the Herods book cover

    Agrippa II

    The Last of the Herods, 1st Edition

    By David Jacobson

    Agrippa II is the first comprehensive biography of the last descendant of Herod the Great to rule as a client king of Rome. Agrippa was the last king to assume responsibility for the management of the Temple in Jerusalem, and he ultimately saw its destruction in the Judaean-Roman War. This study…

    Hardback – 2019-06-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Ancient Biographies

  • Fintech in Islamic Finance: Theory and Practice book cover

    Fintech in Islamic Finance

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Umar A. Oseni, S. Nazim Ali

    Featuring high-level analysis of Islamic law, this book examines fintech in Islamic finance from both theoretical and empirical perspectives. Whilst building on existing approaches, it also discusses the current application of fintech in promoting financial inclusion through innovative solutions in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-26 
    Routledge

  • Inochentism and Orthodox Christianity: Religious Dissent in the Russian and Romanian Borderlands book cover

    Inochentism and Orthodox Christianity

    Religious Dissent in the Russian and Romanian Borderlands, 1st Edition

    By James A. Kapaló

    This book explores the history and evolution of Inochentism, a controversial new religious movement that emerged in the Russian and Romanian borderlands of what is now Moldova and Ukraine in the context of the Russian revolutionary period. It centres around the charismatic preaching of Inochentie,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Religions

  • Augustine and the Art of Ruling in the Carolingian Imperial Period: Political Discourse in Alcuin of York and Hincmar of Rheims book cover

    Augustine and the Art of Ruling in the Carolingian Imperial Period

    Political Discourse in Alcuin of York and Hincmar of Rheims, 1st Edition

    By Sophia Mösch

    This volume is an investigation of how Augustine was received in the Carolingian period, and the elements of his thought which had an impact on Carolingian ideas of ‘state’, rulership and ethics. It focuses on Alcuin of York and Hincmar of Rheims, authors and political advisers to Charlemagne and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge

  • Escape into a Labyrinth: F. Scott Fitzgerald, Catholic Sensibility, and the American Way book cover

    Escape into a Labyrinth

    F. Scott Fitzgerald, Catholic Sensibility, and the American Way, 1st Edition

    By Benita A. Moore

    This title, originally published in 1988, examines F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Catholic roots and his repudiation of those roots in pursuit of the American dream. The study aims to suggest that an investigation of Fitzgerald’s basic cultural and religious milieu might illuminate what he wrote, and may…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The American Novel

  • The Virgin Mary across Cultures: Devotion among Costa Rican Catholic and Finnish Orthodox Women book cover

    The Virgin Mary across Cultures

    Devotion among Costa Rican Catholic and Finnish Orthodox Women, 1st Edition

    By Elina Vuola

    This book examines women’s relationship to the Virgin Mary in two different cultural and religious contexts, and compares how these relationships have been analyzed and explained on a theological and a sociological level. The figure of the Virgin Mary is a divisive one in our modern culture. To…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge

  • Race, Anthropology, and Politics in the Work of Wifredo Lam book cover

    Race, Anthropology, and Politics in the Work of Wifredo Lam

    1st Edition

    By Claude Cernuschi

    This book reinterprets Wifredo Lam’s work with particular attention to its political implications, focusing on how these implications emerge from the artist’s critical engagement with 20th-century anthropology. Field work conducted in Cuba, including the witnessing of actual Afro-Cuban religious…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art and Race

  • Platonism and Christian Thought in Late Antiquity book cover

    Platonism and Christian Thought in Late Antiquity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Panagiotis G. Pavlos, Lars Fredrik Janby, Eyjólfur Kjalar Emilsson, Torstein Theodor Tollefsen

    Platonism and Christian Thought in Late Antiquity examines the various ways in which Christian intellectuals engaged with Platonism both as pagan competitors and as a source of philosophical material useful to the Christian faith. The chapters are united in their goal to explore transformations…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    Studies in Philosophy and Theology in Late Antiquity

  • The Baghdadi Jews in India: Maintaining Communities, Negotiating Identities and Creating Super-Diversity book cover

    The Baghdadi Jews in India

    Maintaining Communities, Negotiating Identities and Creating Super-Diversity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shalva Weil

    This book explores the extraordinary differentiation of the Baghdadi Jewish community over time during their sojourn in India from the end of the eighteenth century until their dispersion to Indian diasporas in Israel and English-speaking countries throughout the world after India gained…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge South Asian Religion Series

  • History, Hagiography and Biblical Exegesis: Essays on Bede, Adomnán and Thomas Becket book cover

    History, Hagiography and Biblical Exegesis

    Essays on Bede, Adomnán and Thomas Becket, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer O'Reilly

    Edited by Máirín MacCarron, Diarmuid Scully

    When she died in 2016, Dr Jennifer O’Reilly left behind a body of published and unpublished work in three areas of medieval studies: the iconography of the Gospel Books produced in early medieval Ireland and Anglo-Saxon England; the writings of Bede and his older Irish contemporary, Adomnán of Iona…

    Hardback – 2019-06-19 
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Charity in Rabbinic Judaism: Atonement, Rewards, and Righteousness book cover

    Charity in Rabbinic Judaism

    Atonement, Rewards, and Righteousness, 1st Edition

    By Alyssa M. Gray

    Studying the many ideas about how giving charity atones for sin and other rewards in late antique rabbinic literature, this volume contains many, varied, and even conflicting ideas, as the multiplicity must be recognized and allowed expression. Topics include the significance of the rabbis’ use of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

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