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- Osho Media International 2012; US$ 1.99
Why am I always running so fast? Is there something that I don?t want to see? Listen to this amazing response from Osho and how he unfolds a deeper understanding for the questioner and us. " ...it is not only you; almost everybody is running as fast as he can from himself. And the problem is, you cannot run away from yourself. Wherever you go you... more...
- Hay House 2009; US$ 16.95 US$ 12.71
This Leading Edge work by Esther and Jerry Hicks, who present The Teachings of Abraham, will help you understand every relationship you are currently involved in as well as every relationship you have ever experienced. This book uncovers a myriad of false premises that are at the heart of every uncomfortable relationship issue, and guides you... more...
- The Crown Publishing Group 2010; US$ 39.95
A magisterial work of social history, Life After Death illuminates the many different ways ancient civilizations grappled with the question of what exactly happens to us after we die. In a masterful exploration of how Western civilizations have defined the afterlife, Alan F. Segal weaves together biblical and literary scholarship, sociology, history,... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 28.95
In the new edition of this widely praised text, Alan Aldridge examines the complex realities of religious belief, practice and institutions. Religion is a powerful and controversial force in the contemporary world, even in supposedly secular societies. Almost all societies seek to cultivate religions and faith communities as sources of social stability... more...
- Princeton University Press 2012; US$ 16.95
The idea and practice of sacrifice play a profound role in religion, ethics, and politics. In this brief book, philosopher Moshe Halbertal explores the meaning and implications of sacrifice, developing a theory of sacrifice as an offering and examining the relationship between sacrifice, ritual, violence, and love. On Sacrifice also looks at the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 39.95
The ways in which humans interact with their location is an important topic within sociological studies of religion. It is integral to the place of religion in secular society. 'The Location of Religion: A Spatial Analysis' offers an overview of the ways in which religion can be located within social, cultural and physical space. It examines contemporary... more...
- Campus Verlag 2010; US$ 23.34
Die 1970er-Jahre gelten gemeinhin als "rotes Jahrzehnt" - eine Zuschreibung, die der Mehrdeutigkeit der Dekade nach "1968" nicht gerecht wird. In diesem Band werden politische Akteure in den Blick genommen, die sich als Alternative zur politisch-kulturellen Hegemonie der Linken verstanden. Die Politisierung der Menschen in Westeuropa,... more...
- Campus Verlag 2009; US$ 19.11
Wandern auf dem Jakobsweg, New Age, Feng-Shui und Engelskult: Die individuelle Suche nach Spiritualität, so zeigt Hubert Knoblauch in diesem Buch, stellt die neue Sozialform des Religiösen dar. Ihren Kern bilden besondere Erfahrungen der Transzendenz, die nicht mehr nur in freikirchlichen Gemeinden oder esoterischen Zirkeln gepflegt werden, sondern... more...
- Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 134.99
Must religious voices keep quiet in public places? Does fairness in a plural society require it? Must the expression of religious belief be so authoritarian as to threaten civil peace? Do we need translation into 'secular' language, or should we try to manage polyglot conversation? How neutral is 'secular' language? Is a religious argument... more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 29.99
Is religious freedom being curtailed in pursuit of equality, and the outlawing of discrimination? Is enough effort made to accommodate those motivated by a religious conscience? All rights matter but at times the right to put religious beliefs into practice increasingly takes second place in the law of different countries to the pursuit of other social... more...