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  • Uncertain Bioethics: Moral Risk and Human Dignity book cover

    Uncertain Bioethics

    Moral Risk and Human Dignity, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Napier

    Bioethics is a field of inquiry and as such is fundamentally an epistemic discipline. Knowing how we make moral judgments can bring into relief why certain arguments on various bioethical issues appear plausible to one side and obviously false to the other. Uncertain Bioethics makes a significant…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Annals of Bioethics

  • Vedic Practice, Ritual Studies and Jaimini’s Mīmāṃsāsūtras: Dharma and the Enjoined Subject book cover

    Vedic Practice, Ritual Studies and Jaimini’s Mīmāṃsāsūtras

    Dharma and the Enjoined Subject, 1st Edition

    By Samuel G. Ngaihte

    Drawing on insights from Indian intellectual tradition, this book examines the conception of dharma by Jaimini in his Mīmāṃsāsūtras, assessing its contemporary relevance, particularly within ritual scholarship. Presenting a hermeneutical re-reading of the text, it investigates the theme of the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Hindu Studies Series

  • Religion and the Rise of Populism book cover

    Religion and the Rise of Populism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Nilsson DeHanas, Marat Shterin

    Populism is on the rise around the world. Since 2016, with the US presidential election and the Brexit debate in the UK, populism has taken a central place in global discussions on democracy. This book aims to correct the oversight that, although religion has played a key role in populism in many…

    Hardback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge

  • The Interfaith Movement: Mobilising Religious Diversity in the 21st Century book cover

    The Interfaith Movement

    Mobilising Religious Diversity in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Fahy, Jan-Jonathan Bock

    Although its beginnings can be traced back to the late 19th century, the interfaith movement has only recently begun to attract mainstream attention, with governments, religious leaders and grassroots activists around the world increasingly turning to interfaith dialogue and collective action to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge
    Social Movements in the 21st Century: New Paradigms

  • The Charisma of Distant Places: Travel and Religion in the Early Middle Ages book cover

    The Charisma of Distant Places

    Travel and Religion in the Early Middle Ages, 1st Edition

    By Courtney Luckhardt

    This cultural history of early medieval travel and religion reveals how movement affected society, demonstrating the connectedness of people and regions between 500 and 850 CE. In The Charisma of Distant Places, Courtney Luckhardt enriches our understanding of migration through her examination of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge
    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • God’s Song and Music’s Meanings: Theology, Liturgy, and Musicology in Dialogue book cover

    God’s Song and Music’s Meanings

    Theology, Liturgy, and Musicology in Dialogue, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Hawkey, Ben Quash, Vernon White

    Taking seriously the practice and not just the theory of music, this ground-breaking collection of essays establishes a new standard for the interdisciplinary conversation between theology, musicology, and liturgical studies. The public making of music in our society happens more often in the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Theology, Imagination and the Arts

  • Racialization, Islamophobia and Mistaken Identity: The Sikh Experience book cover

    Racialization, Islamophobia and Mistaken Identity

    The Sikh Experience, 1st Edition

    By Jagbir Jhutti-Johal, Hardeep Singh

    Exploring the issue of Islamophobic attacks against Sikhs since 9/11, this book explains the historical, religious and legal foundations and frameworks for understanding race hate crime against the Sikh community in the UK. Focusing on the backlash that Sikhs in the UK have faced since 9/11, the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

  • Christianity and the Triumph of Humor: From Dante to David Javerbaum book cover

    Christianity and the Triumph of Humor

    From Dante to David Javerbaum, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Schweizer

    This book traces the development of religious comedy and leverages that history to justify today’s uses of religious humor in all of its manifestations, including irreverent jokes. It argues that regulating humor is futile and counterproductive, illustrating its point with a host of comedic…

    Hardback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Arendt, Fanon and Political Violence in Islam book cover

    Arendt, Fanon and Political Violence in Islam

    1st Edition

    By Patrycja Sasnal

    The book looks at contemporary political violence, in the form of jihadism, through the lens of a philosophical polemic between Hannah Arendt and Frantz Fanon: intellectual representatives of the global north and global south. It explores the relation of Arendt’s thought mostly as expressed in On…

    Hardback – 2019-07-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Decoloniality and New Postcolonialisms

  • Deconstructing the Talmud: The Absolute Book book cover

    Deconstructing the Talmud

    The Absolute Book, 1st Edition

    By Federico Dal Bo

    This monograph uses deconstruction—a philosophical movement originated by Jacques Derrida—to read the most authoritative book in Judaism: the Talmud. Examining deconstruction in comparison with Kant’s and Hegel’s philosophies, the volume argues that the movement opens an innovative debate on Jewish…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Bede and Time: Computus, Theology and History in the Early Medieval World book cover

    Bede and Time

    Computus, Theology and History in the Early Medieval World, 1st Edition

    By Máirín MacCarron

    The Venerable Bede (c. 673–735) was the leading intellectual figure of the early Anglo-Saxon Church, and his extensive corpus of writings encompassed themes of exegesis, computus (dating of Easter and construction of calendars), history and hagiography. Rather than look at these works in isolation,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-20 
    Routledge
    Studies in Early Medieval Britain and Ireland

  • Pastoral Care in Medieval England: Interdisciplinary Approaches book cover

    Pastoral Care in Medieval England

    Interdisciplinary Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Clarke, Sarah James

    Pastoral Care, the religious mission of the Church to minister to the laity and care for their spiritual welfare, has been a subject of growing interest in medieval studies. This volume breaks new ground with its broad chronological scope (from the early eleventh to the late fifteenth centuries),…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge

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