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- Cowley Publications 2005; US$ 14.99
In this unique book about the major religious traditions of the world, a practitioner from each tradition?Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism, Christianity, and Islam?introduces the basics of his or her faith and participates in a conversation about the challenge more...
- Lexington Books 2010; US$ 64.99
This book seeks to bring together a range of discussions, both critical and apologetic, each of which examines some element or function of religion. Covering a wide range of topics, including ethics, religious pluralism, the existence of God, and reasonableness of Islam, these pieces have in common arguments that are made in careful and scholarly ways_they... more...
- University Press of America 2009; US$ 27.99
This book examines the lives and ideas of Mohandas K. Gandhi and Osama bin Laden. Can both men be equally 'religious' figures? How can the religious philosophy of nonviolence respond to its nemesis, which takes life easily and casually? Abdul Ghaffar Kahn, a nonviolent representative of Islam, is also discussed. more...
- Abingdon Press 2012; US$ 17.99
Most Jews, Muslims, and Christians are devoted and faithful. Still, on any given day, it?s difficult to avoid the vigorous and heated disputes between them, whether over the ?Ground Zero? mosque, lobbying state legislatures against Sharia law, sharing worship space, dissecting the fallout of the Arab Spring, protecting civil rights, or... more...
- Fortress Press 2012; US$ 34.99
This brief survey text tells the story of Islam. Gabriel Said Reynolds organizes his study in three parts in order to tell of Muhammad?s early life and rise to power, of the origins and development of the Qur?an, with a distinctive, if unique, juxtaposition between the Qur?an and biblical literature, and concluding with an overview of modern and... more...
- Algora Publishing 2012; US$ 22.95
This unsettling book reviews specific instances of 'holy war' as proposed in the holy books of the major faith traditions, and illustrates how bellicose, war-like language is used to explain the spiritual quest. The author proposes that this intermingling of war and spirituality prepares the population for the coming of war. War as spiritual... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00
This book offers a wide range of critical perspectives on how secularism unfolds and has been made sense of across Europe and Asia. The book evaluates secularism as it exists today ? its formations and discontents within contemporary discourses of power, terror, religion and cosmopolitanism ? and the focus on these two continents gives critical attention... more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2013; US$ 23.99
Post-Olympic Britain looks like a very different country from the brittle, post-riot Britain of 2011. However, despite the successes of 2012, Frances Ward argues that underlying tensions remain in our society because we have forgotten how to nurture belonging and trust. Tracing the origins of modern identity politics back to key Enlightenment thinkers,... more...