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- University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 32.50
Most Americans have little understanding of the relationship between religion and nationalism in the Middle East. They assume that the two are rooted fundamentally in regional history, not in the history of contact with the broader world. However, as Adam H. Becker shows in this book, Americans?through their missionaries?had a strong hand in... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 39.50
Between the French Revolution and World War II, hundreds of thousands of Jews left the Jewish fold?by becoming Christians or, in liberal states, by intermarrying. Telling the stories of both famous and obscure individuals, Leaving the Jewish Fold explores the nature of this drift and defection from Judaism in Europe and America from the eighteenth... more...
- Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2011; US$ 6.99
A prayer full of the intimate gentleness for familiar things, the love of friends and family, and the kindly protection of God. Though it was written for one little girl, the prayer is for all boys and girls, and it carries a universal appeal for all ages and races. more...
- Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2010; US$ 13.99
Imagine a place where becoming a Christian is a punishable crime—and your own family exacts the punishment. Where those who spread the gospel among locals are deported if discovered. Where converts to Christianity face persecution, isolation, or even death as the price for their faith. “Reema Goode” and her family are Christians... more...
- Franz Steiner Verlag 2012; US$ 50.58
Die verschiedenen Formen der transkulturellen Wissensaneignung und -vermittlung stehen im Zentrum dieses Bandes, der aus einer internationalen Konferenz in Berlin hervorgegangen ist. Die Beiträge nehmen regional übergreifende Perspektiven ein, daneben stehen exemplarische Fallstudien vornehmlich aus dem 17.?19. Jahrhundert. So wird an verschiedenen... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95
This study examines one aspect of American women's professionalization and the implications of the cross-cultural dialogue between American woman missionaries and Japanese students and supporters at Kobe College between 1873 and 1909. more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 36.95
This wide-ranging study of medieval Europe's response to the challenge of Islam examines the relationship between ideas of crusade and mission, between European projects for military conquest and those for the conversion of Muslims to Christianity. Covering the years from the emergence of Islam to the fourteenth century, Benjamin Z. Kedar discusses... more...