Religion: Products

  • The Supernatural After the Neuro-Turn book cover

    The Supernatural After the Neuro-Turn

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pieter F. Craffert, John R. Baker, Michael J. Winkelman

    This book takes what is often referred to as the "supernatural" to be normal natural phenomena that are closely linked to the neurobiology of the human species. Reflecting the neurocultural and biocultural perspective, the chapters cover phenomena such as out-of-body experiences, ghosts, and …

    Hardback – 2019-09-26 
    Routledge

  • Defining Shinto: A Reader book cover

    Defining Shinto

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark W. MacWilliams, Okuyama Michiaki

    This book provides key official documents alongside political, religious-philosophical, and historical essays, illustrating how the term "Shinto" has metamorphosed terminologically from Japan’s emergence as a modern nation state in the late 19th century to the postmodern Japan of today. "Shinto"…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge
    Critical Categories in the Study of Religion

  • Jeremiah in History and Tradition book cover

    Jeremiah in History and Tradition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jim West, Niels Peter Lemche

    Jeremiah in History and Tradition examines aspects of the Book of Jeremiah from a variety of perspectives including historical, textual, redaction and feminist criticism as well as the history of its reception. The book looks afresh at the Book of Jeremiah through the lens of intertextuality and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-16 
    Routledge
    Copenhagen International Seminar

  • Prudentius’ Crown of Martyrs: Liber Peristephanon book cover

    Prudentius’ Crown of Martyrs

    Liber Peristephanon, 1st Edition

    By Len Krisak

    Prudentius’ Crown of Martyrs offers an English translation, with introduction and commentary, of the Liber Peristephanon, Prudentius’ vivid collection of lyric hymns in honor of Christian martyrs. To render Prudentius’ metrically varied lines for twenty-first century readers, Len Krisak relies on…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Later Latin Poetry

  • The Witchcraft Reader book cover

    The Witchcraft Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Darren Oldridge

    The Witchcraft Reader offers a wide range of historical perspectives on the subject of witchcraft in a single, accessible volume, exploring the enduring hold that it has on human imagination. The witch trials of the late Middle Ages and the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries have inspired a huge…

    Paperback – 2019-09-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Readers in History

  • Religions of Old Korea book cover

    Religions of Old Korea

    1st Edition

    By Charles Allen Clark

    This book, first published in 1932, was written by a Western expert on Korea, and was the first to thoroughly investigate and document the old religious practices of Korea. No book like this could be written again from original sources, for all of the data has passed away, and archival records are…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Hanyang Kut: Korean Shaman Ritual Music from Seoul book cover

    Hanyang Kut

    Korean Shaman Ritual Music from Seoul, 1st Edition

    By Maria K. Seo

    This volume, first published in 2002, presents a sophisticated analysis of the musical instruments, repertoires, musicians and ensembles, and symbolism of the ritual music of Shamans of Seoul, Korea. Placed firmly in a social and historical context, it shows that Shamanism, considered superstition…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Korean book cover

    Korean

    1st Edition

    By Ho-min Sohn

    This work, first published in 1994, provides a framework which covers the major aspects of contemporary standard Korean and allows cross-language comparisons. It offers a wide-ranging and comprehensive grammatical description of Korean, covering syntax, morphology, phonology, ideophone/…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Poems from Korea: From the Earliest Era to the Present book cover

    Poems from Korea

    From the Earliest Era to the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter H. Lee

    The Koreans, according to the Chinese chronicles, are ‘the people who enjoy singing and dancing’ and who regaled their gods with dance and song. Since then poetry has been an essential part of Korean life and has been regarded as the highest of the arts. In this first comprehensive anthology of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Intimacy and Ritual: A Study of Spiritualism, Medium and Groups book cover

    Intimacy and Ritual

    A Study of Spiritualism, Medium and Groups, 1st Edition

    By Vieda Skultans

    Originally published in 1974 Intimacy and Ritual is a sympathetic study of spiritualist activities and their relation to the practitioners’ secular lives. The book, in particular, looks at the therapeutic function of spiritualism. Based on the author’s fieldwork as a ‘participant observer’ among…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

  • Spirit Possession and Spirit Mediumship in Africa and Afro-America: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Spirit Possession and Spirit Mediumship in Africa and Afro-America

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irving I. Zaretsky, Cynthia Shambaugh

    Originally published in 1978 Spirit Possession and Spirit Mediumship in Africa and Afro-America is an incredibly diverse and comprehensive bibliography on published works containing ethnographic data on, and analysis of, spirit possession and spirit mediumship in North and Sub-Saharan Africa and in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

  • Channeling: A Bibliographic Exploration book cover

    Channeling

    A Bibliographic Exploration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joel Bjorling

    Originally published in 1992, Channeling is a comprehensive bibliography on the subject of channeling. The book defines channeling as any message received or conveyed from transcendent entities and covers material on the history of channeling, those that have claimed to transcend death, contact…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

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