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- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2012; US$ 14.19
Schülerinnen und Schülern begegnen verschiedenen Religionen alltäglich. Was aber ist der richtige Umgang mit fremden Religionen im Religionsunterricht? Die Antwort: Den Zeugnissen fremder Religionen Raum geben.Der Dialog der Religionen ist ein bedeutendes Thema für den Religionsunterricht. Dort können Schülerinnen und Schüler etwas über andere Religionen... more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2013; US$ 42.85
Hauptbeschreibung Marie Louise Enckendorff lautet das Pseudonym von Gertrud Simmel, der Ehefrau des berühmten Soziologen Georg Simmel. Eigentlich ausgebildete Malerin, gab sie diese Tätigkeit auf und verfasste mehrere Schriften. In der vorliegenden Arbeit widmet sie sich der Religion: »Alle Religionen sind Versuche, sind Mittel des Menschen, um sich... more...
- Santa Monica Press 2008; US$ 14.95
Suffused with a unique brand of irreverent humor, this account recalls the autobiographical explorations of the most significant alternative communities, ashrams, gurus, shamans, and consciousness-raising seminars of the past 40 years. Serving as a human guinea pig for many of the most popular cutting-edge New Age, human potential, and spiritual experiments,... more...
- Pushkin Press 2014; US$ 9.99
Follow Hermes on 100 unforgettable journeys across the fascinating, colourful world of Greek mythology.The young god is determined to have adventures from the very moment of his unusual birth, stealing sacred cows, discovering fire and inventing the lyre and flute. With his tumbling brown curls and cheerful fearlessness, he charms his fellow gods:... more...
- De Gruyter 2009; US$ 293.00
Contributions by respected European and American scholars from the field of classical and religious studies are collected in this volume. It is a representative selection of contemporary research on myths, the forms they can take, and their transformation in various environments and ages. more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 35.00
Bernhard Linke provides a cogent introduction to the religious world of antiquity and a broad perspective on the immense body of scholarly literature on ancient religion. His comparative presentation of religious world-views in Greece and Rome sharpens the reader?s awareness of the differences between them despite their many commonalities.... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1994; US$ 47.99
In this fresh consideration of the origins of the ancient Greeks' ideas and practices concerning their own past, Carla M. Antonaccio demonstrates that hero cult and ancestor cult persisted, throughout the Iron Age, long before epic poetry's heroic narratives were widely disseminated. Although it was not until the dissolution of Iron Age societies that... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 31.95
What did Zeus mean to the Greeks? And who was Hera, united with Zeus historically and archetypally as if they were a human pair? C. Kerenyi fills a gap in our knowledge of the religious history of Europe by responding to these questions. Examining the word Zeus and its Greek synonyms theos and daimon , the author traces the origins of Greek religion... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95
Artemis is a literary, iconographic, and archaeological study of the ancient Greek goddess of the hunt, who presided over the transitions and mediations between the wild and the civilized, youth and maturity, life and death. Beginning with a study of the early origins of Artemis and her cult in the Bronze and Archaic Ages, Budin explores the goddess'... more...
- HarperCollins 2011; US$ 13.99
"Honest,like down-to-the-core honest, beyond what most people are capable of,especially in public on the topic of faith." ?Kelly Corrigan, New York Times bestselling author of The Middle Place Inthe tradition of Barbara Brown Taylor and Sue Monk Kidd, Sarah Sentilles offers a poignant, beautifully wroughtmemoir of her personal crisis of faith. ... more...