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Comparative Religion

  • Unparalleledby Jared C. Wilson

    Baker Publishing Group 2016; US$ 14.99

    Pastor, speaker, and author helps readers understand and confidently share their faith by demonstrating how utterly unique and compelling Christianity is compared to every other religion and philosophy of the world, and how its unmatched truth answers the deepest longings of every human heart. more...

  • Global Religious Movements Across Bordersby Stephen M. Cherry; Helen Rose Ebaugh

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    From global missionizing among proselytic faiths to mass migration through religious diasporas, religion has traveled from one side of the world and back again. It continues to play a prominent role in shaping world politics and has been a vital force in the continued emergence, spread, and creation of a transnational civil society. Exploring how... more...

  • Critical Reflections on Indigenous Religionsby James L. Cox

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    The study of indigenous religions has become an important academic field, particularly since the religious practices of indigenous peoples are being transformed by forces of globalization and transcontinental migration. This book will further our understanding of indigenous religions by first considering key methodological issues related to defining... more...

  • Minority Religions and Fraudby Amanda van Eck Duymaer van Twist

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 104.95

    Analysing both fraud and religion as social constructs with different functions and meanings attributed to them, this book raises issues that are central to debates about the limits of religious toleration in diverse societies, and the possible harm (as well as benefits) that religious organisations can visit upon society and individuals. There has... more...

  • Naturalism, Theism and the Cognitive Study of Religionby Aku Visala

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    This book provides a critical philosophical analysis of the claim that contemporary cognitive approaches to religion undermine theistic beliefs. Recent scientific work into the evolution and cognition of religion has been driven by and interpreted in terms of a certain kind of philosophical and methodological naturalism. The book argues that such naturalism... more...

  • Learning Love from a Tigerby Daniel Capper

    University of California Press 2016; US$ 29.95

    Learning Love from a Tiger explores the vibrancy and variety of humans? sacred encounters with the natural world, gathering a range of stories culled from Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Mayan, Himalayan, Buddhist, and Chinese shamanic traditions. Readers will delight in tales of house cats who teach monks how to meditate, shamans who shape-shift into... more...

  • Prophecy in the New Millenniumby Suzanne Newcombe; Sarah Harvey

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    Secular and spiritual prophets of doom abound in the information-rich twenty-first century - as they have for millennia. But there has yet to be worldwide floods, meteor impact, global computer failure, obvious alien contact, or direct intervention from God to end the world as we know it. Considering the frequency with which prophecy apparently fails,... more...

  • Astrology and Popular Religion in the Modern Westby Nicholas Campion

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    This book explores an area of contemporary religion, spirituality and popular culture which has not so far been investigated in depth, the phenomenon of astrology in the modern west. Locating modern astrology historically and sociologically in its religious, New Age and millenarian contexts, Nicholas Campion considers astrology's relation to modernity... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of New Religious Movementsby James R. Lewis; Inga B. Tollefsen

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 149.99

    In this second volume, James R. Lewis and Inga B. Tollefsen bring together established and rising scholars of New Religious Movements Studies for a collection that expands upon the topics covered in the first volume of The Oxford Handbook of New Religious Movements and incorporates new theoretical approaches. more...

  • Revisionism and Diversification in New Religious Movementsby Eileen Barker

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    New Religious Movements tend to start their lives with a number of unequivocal statements, not only of a theological nature but also about the world and appropriate behaviours for the believer. Yet these apparently inalienable Truths and their interpretations frequently become revised, ?adjusted? or selectively adopted by different believers. This... more...