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  • Kulturgeschichte der mittelalterlichen Wahrsagereiby Christa Agnes Tuczay

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 126.00

    The quest for truth, foreseeing the future, solving the enigmas of the past, finding answers to acute questions: all this was promised by oracles already in antiquity. Although the rise of Christianity meant a break with this tradition, the art of fortune telling continued to thrive, partly based on models from antiquity but in Christianized form,... more...

  • Running into Myselfby Thea Euryphaessa

    Troubador Publishing Ltd 2010; Not Available

    A modern-day rite of passage from insecure, ego-oriented girl to mature, self-oriented woman. One woman?s search for self-identity. more...

  • Greek Mythology for Teensby Zachary Hamby

    Sourcebooks 2011; US$ 19.95

    "Greek Mythology for Teens" takes classical mythology to a new level by relating ancient stories to the culture, history, art, and literature of today. The book uses the innovative approach of reader's theater to teach mythology to teens, asking them to act out the stories and become engaged in a common learning experience. By looking at topics instrumental... more...

  • The World's Wisdomby Philip Novak

    HarperCollins 2011; Not Available

    A world Bible for our time from Buddhist, Hindu, Confucian, Taoist, Jewish, Christian, Islamic, and primal religion sources! In this perfect companion to Huston Smith's bestselling The World's Wisdom, Philip Novak distills the most powerful and elegant expressions of the wisdom of humankind. Authentic, poetic translations of key texts are coupled... more...

  • OCR Religious Studies for ASby Richard Gray

    Hodder Education 2008; US$ 40.00

    Endorsed by OCR and specifically designed for the OCR AS Religious Studies specification, this book offers all the content and skills development needed to support the successful teaching and learning of the course. more...

  • Religion and Change in Modern Britainby Linda Woodhead; Rebecca Catto

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    This book offers an unparalleled guide to religion in contemporary Britain. Since 1945 the story of religion in Britain is one of diversity and change. Non-Christian communities have played an increasingly important role, whilst the growth of secularism and the rise of alternative spiritualities have changed both the internal and external religious... more...

  • The Social Significance of Religion in the Enlarged Europeby Detlef Pollack; Olaf Müller; Gert Pickel

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 119.95

    Researching more precisely the present social relevance of church and religion at different levels, The Social Significance of Religion in the Enlarged Europe raises and responds to both descriptive and explanatory questions: Can we observe tendencies of religious decline in the various Western and Eastern European countries? Are we witnessing trends... more...

  • How to Pick a Religionby Trevor Barnes

    Hodder Education 2011; US$ 15.98

    A unique and amusing 'consumer guide' to the benefits that the different world faiths offer their adherents. Essential reading for anyone who wants to secure a place in the next life while still being true to themselves in this one! more...

  • Zaratustra ¿chamán o filósofo?by Lionel Dumarcet

    De Vecchi Ediciones 1753; US$ 4.99

    En Occidente, conocemos a Zaratustra gracias al filósofo alemán Friedrich Nietzsche, quien, en una de sus más conocidas obras, ha convertido en una figura eterna al amoralista y maestro. Pero, ¿quién era verdaderamente Zaratustra? Profeta del mazdeísmo (también conocido como zoroastrismo), religión de los antiguos iranios, consagrada al culto de Ahura... more...

  • L'Amour à la Wertherby Susanne Mildner

    Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 32.66

    Hauptbeschreibung Johann Wolfgang von Goethes Leiden des jungen Werther wurden zu einem Welterfolg. Für Madame de Staël war Werther der Repräsentant der einzig wahren Liebe, Charles de Villers bewunderte dessen "Sehnsucht, Ahndung, Schwärmerei", Stendhal benannte das Phänomen der deutschen Liebe erstmals konkret als "Amour à la Werther qui ouvre... more...