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- Primus Verlag 2011; US$ 16.12
Hauptbeschreibung Viel ist schon geschrieben worden über die großartige kulturelle Leistung, die Klöster im Mittelalter vollbrachten und viel auch über ihre Geschichte. Doch was wissen wir über das alltäglich Leben hinter den dicken Klostermauern? Was bedeutete es, die Gelübde abzulegen und das eigene Leben der Gemeinschaft unterzuordnen? Welche... more...
- Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2008; US$ 278.00
Philosophical discussions are the main focus of the Nietzsche-Studien. However, the Nietzsche reception of other disciplines such as classical studies, literary studies or theology are also considered. The Nietzsche-Studien, therefore, serve not just the ideas of any one school or direction. rather introduce various different approaches to interpreting... more...
- Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2006; US$ 42.95
Initially, when the government in Paris responded with force to the November 1, 1954 insurrection of Algerian nationalists, French public opinion offered all but unanimous support. Then it was revealed that hundreds of thousands of Muslims were herded into resettlement camps in Algeria; that Algerians suspected of nationalist sympathies were imprisoned... more...
- Stanford University Press 2013; US$ 17.95
What is a rule, if it appears to become confused with life? And what is a human life, if, in every one of its gestures, of its words, and of its silences, it cannot be distinguished from the rule? It is to these questions that Agamben's new book turns by means of an impassioned reading of the fascinating and massive phenomenon of Western monasticism... more...
- De Gruyter 2009; US$ 391.00
Ernst Troeltsch (1865?1923) is one of the most significant Protestant theologians in Wilhelmine Imperial Germany and the early Weimar Republic; his works cover a wide variety of fields, and they have now been republished in a 20-volume Complete Critical Edition with a commentary and detailed introductions. The present Volume 1 contains 21 texts on... more...
- Cowley Publications 1997; US$ 15.99
The author turns to the great teachers of the past?Augustine, Maximus the Confessor, Bonaventure, Hugh of St. Victor, Calvin and Luther, George Herbert?to recover a spirituality that is rich with the doctrines and disciplines of theology. more...
- Free Press 2006; US$ 28.00
To be a rabble-rouser for peace may seem to be a contradiction in terms. And yet it is the perfect description for Desmond Tutu, Nobel laureate and spiritual father of a democratic South Africa. Tutu understood that justice -- a genuine regard for human rights -- is the only real foundation for peace. And so he stirred up trouble, courageously engaging... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 41.95
Mother Teresa was one of the most written about and publicised women in modern times. Apart from Pope John Paul II, she was arguably the most advertised religious celebrity in the last quarter of the twentieth century. During her lifetime as well as posthumously, Mother Teresa continues to generate a huge level of interest and heated debate. Gëzim... more...