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  • A Brief History of Deathby Douglas Davies

    Wiley 2008; US$ 64.95 US$ 56.29

    The act of death itself and the rituals surrounding it vary enormously and shed a fascinating light on the cultures of which they are a part. In this brief and lively history, Douglas Davies ? internationally acknowledged as one of the leading experts in this field ? tackles some of the most significant aspects of death and weaves them into a compelling... more...

  • An Introduction to Mormonismby Douglas J. Davies

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 28.00 US$ 22.96

    An introduction to the core beliefs and theological structure of the Mormon church, first published in 2003. more...

  • Joseph Smith, Jesus, and Satanic Oppositionby Professor Douglas J. Davies

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 49.95

    This book explores Mormon theology in new ways from a scholarly non-Mormon perspective. Bringing Jesus and Satan into relationship with Joseph Smith the founding prophet, Douglas Davies shows how the Mormon 'Plan of Salvation' can be equated with mainstream Christianity's doctrine of the Trinity as a driving force of the faith. Exploring how Jesus... more...

  • Bishops, Wives and Childrenby Dr Mathew Guest; Professor Douglas J. Davies

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    Christianity as a cultural force, whether rising or falling, has seldom been analysed through the actual processes by which tradition is transmitted, modified, embraced or rejected. This book achieves that end through a study of bishops of the Church of England, their wives and their children, to show how values fostered in the vicarage and palace... more...

  • Pope: Everyman's Poetryby Alexander Pope; Douglas Brooks-Davies

    Orion 2012; US$ 0.99

    Chief satirist of the Augustan age, as seen in The rape of the Lock, Pope spoke out against society and his profession, in poetry of bitter invective and biting humour. more...

  • Emotions and Religious Dynamicsby Mr Nathaniel A Warne; Professor Douglas J. Davies

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 149.95

    We all feel emotions and are moved to action by them. Religious communities often select and foster certain emotions over others. Without understanding this it is hard to grasp the way groups view the world and each other. Often, it is the underlying emotional pattern of a group rather than its doctrines that either divides it from, or attracts it... more...

  • Bishops, Wives and Childrenby Douglas J. Davies; Mathew Guest

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Christianity as a cultural force, whether rising or falling, has seldom been analysed through the actual processes by which tradition is transmitted, modified, embraced or rejected. This book achieves that end through a study of bishops of the Church of England, their wives and their children, to show how values fostered in the vicarage and palace... more...

  • Emotions and Religious Dynamicsby Nathaniel A. Warne; Douglas J. Davies

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    We all feel emotions and are moved to action by them. Religious communities often select and foster certain emotions over others. Without understanding this it is hard to grasp the way groups view the world and each other. Often, it is the underlying emotional pattern of a group rather than its doctrines that either divides it from, or attracts it... more...

  • Encyclopedia of Cremationby Lewis H. Mates; Professor Douglas J. Davies

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 180.00

    The Encyclopedia of Cremation is the first major reference resource focused on cremation. Spanning many world cultures it documents regional histories, ideological movements and leading individuals that fostered cremation while also presenting cremation as a universal practice. This work is also an essential sourcebook for students on the growing number... more...

  • Emotion, Identity and Deathby Mr Chang-Won Park; Professor Douglas J. Davies

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    Death affects all aspects of life, it touches our emotions and influences our identity. Presenting a kaleidoscope of informative views of death, dying and human response, this book reveals how different disciplines contribute to understanding the theme of death. Drawing together new and established scholars, this is the first book among the studies... more...