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  • Schools of Qur'anic Exegesisby Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Qur?anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among various Muslim schools of thought. Using comparative and contrastive methodology, examples from the Qur'an are investigated in the light of various theological views to delineate the birth, development and growth of Qur'anic exegesis. The political status... more...

  • Man is the Measureby Reuben Abel

    Free Press 2010; US$ 18.95

    An intelligently truthful book that explores the uneven landscape of the human intellect. An accessible introduction to philosophy, this book narrows the gap between the general reader and intellectual inquiry. Its points are illustrated with concrete examples that should call the reader to a higher level of critical thinking and self-perception. more...

  • Identity, Ethics, and Nonviolence in Postcolonial Theoryby Susan Abraham

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 105.00

    Abraham argues that a theological imagination can expand the contours of postcolonial theory through a reexamination of notions of subjectivity, gender, and violence in a dialogical model with Karl Rahner. She questions of whether postcolonial theory, with its disavowal of religious agency, can provide an invigorating occasion for Catholic theology. more...

  • A God That Could Be Realby Nancy Ellen Abrams; Paul Davies; Archbishop Desmond Tutu

    Beacon Press 2015; US$ 25.95

    A paradigm-shifting blend of science, religion, and philosophy for agnostic, spiritual-but-not-religious, and scientifically minded readers   Many people are fed up with the way traditional religion alienates them: too easily it can perpetuate conflict, vilify science, and undermine reason. Nancy Abrams, a philosopher of science, lawyer, and lifelong... more...

  • The Myth and Ritual Schoolby Robert Ackerman

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Christ and Horrorsby Marilyn McCord Adams

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 32.00 US$ 26.24

    A systematic Christology that is at once biblical and philosophical, focusing on Christ as horror-defeater. more...

  • Blaise Pascalby Donald Adamson

    Palgrave Macmillan 1994; US$ 176.00

    This chronological survey explores Pascal's (162362) achievement as mathematician, physicist and religious thinker; it also has a chapter on his life. His work on conic sections, the probability calculus, number theory, cycloid curves and hydrostatics is considered in detail. Analyses of the Provincial Letters and the Thoughts bring out the many distinctive... more...

  • Al-Kindiby Peter Adamson

    Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 30.99 US$ 26.65

    Al-Kindi was the first philosopher of the Islamic world. He lived in Iraq and studied in Baghdad, where he became attached to the caliphal court. In due course he would become an important figure at court: a tutor to the caliph's son, and a central figure in the translation movement of the ninth century, which rendered much of Greek philosophy, science,... more...

  • Philosophy and Biblical Interpretationby Peter Addinall

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 29.00 US$ 23.78

    This book casts light on important questions of biblical interpretation, and demands a radical reassessment of the meaning of science for society. more...

  • How to Think About Godby Mortimer J. Adler

    Touchstone 2008; US$ 16.95

    Dr. Adler, in his discussion, extends and modernizes the argument for the existence of God developed by Aristotle and Aquinas. Without relying on faith, mysticism, or science (none of which, according to Dr. Adler, can prove or disprove the existence of God), he uses a rationalist argument to lead the reader to a point where he or she can see that... more...