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- University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 22.50
Michael A. Screech is an emeritus fellow of All Souls College, Oxford. His scholarship has roots in University College London and the Warburg Institute. He is recognized as a world authority on the Renaissance, especially for his studies on Rabelais, Erasmus, and Montaigne, as well as on Clément Marot, Joachim Du Bellay, Renaissance laughter, and... more...
- Fortress Press 2015; US$ 54.99
The Sense of the Universe deals with existential and phenomenological reflection upon modern cosmology with the aim to reveal hidden theological commitments in cosmology related to the mystery of human existence. The book proposes a new approach to the dialogue between science and theology based in a thorough philosophical analysis of acting forms... more...
- Hamilton Books 2015; US$ 26.99
Dogma?s Primrose Path addresses how the perpetual presence of ignorance, poverty, and war is accepted by most people as an inevitable consequence of human life. The author argues that this almost universal acceptance is a dogmatically learned and programmed condition that needs to be overcome through reason and fact. more...
- Butzon & Bercker 2015; US$ 20.70
Ist Gott ein "Hirngespinst", ein Trick der Evolution, weil ein religiöses Bewusstsein von Vorteil für das Überleben der Spezies Mensch ist? Die Hirnforschung hat derzeit Hochkonjunktur und macht auch vor der Religion nicht Halt. In den Medien werden spektakuläre Experimente von Hirnforschern diskutiert, die religiöses Empfinden in ganz bestimmten... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 40.00
The Great Depression devastated the economies of both Germany and Great Britain. Yet the middle classes in the two countries responded in vastly different ways. German Protestants, perceiving a choice among a Bolshevik-style revolution, the chaos and decadence of Weimar liberalism, and Nazi authoritarianism, voted Hitler into power and then acquiesced... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 30.00
For well over a century, the United States has witnessed a prolonged debate over organic evolution and teaching of the theory in the nation's public schools. The controversy that began with the publication of Darwin's Origin of the Species had by the 1920s expanded to include theologians, politicians, and educators. The Scopes trial of 1925 provided... more...
- The Lutterworth Press 2014; US$ 31.50
Green Witness' is a work in theological ethics, addressed to theologians and seminarians, but also to clergy and church study groups. Yordy approaches the topic of Christian environmental work not from the perspective of a global crisis that must be solved, but from the perspective of God's promise of the Kingdom. She argues that Christians... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95
The American invasion of Iraq was largely governed by faith-based policy. The "shock and Awe" strategy, alongside a grossly mismanaged occupation, led to the loss of American lives. Faith-Based War presents an analysis of the imperialist Christian militarism behind the Bush Administration. America?s self-perception as God?s Chosen is examined and... more...