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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95
Ernesto de Martino was a major critical thinker in the study of vernacular religions, producing innovative analyses of key concepts such as 'folklore', 'magic' and 'ritual'. His methodology stemmed from his training under the philosopher Benedetto Croce whilst his philosophical approach to anthropology borrowed from Marx and Gramsci. Widely celebrated... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
In popular imagination, saints exhibit the best characteristics of humanity, universally recognizable but condensed and embodied in an individual. Recent scholarship has asked an array of questions concerning the historical and social contexts of sainthood, and opened new approaches to its study. What happens when the category of sainthood is interrogated... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 17.95
Religious belief is one of the most pervasive and ubiquitous characteristics of human society. Religion has shadowed and illuminated human lives since primitive times, shaping the world views of cultures from isolated tribes to vast empires. Starting from the premise that religion is a concept which can be analysed and compared across time and cultures,... more...
- Campus Verlag 2009; US$ 26.41
Viel zu lange hat die Ökonomie einen der wichtigsten Faktoren im wirtschaftlichen Agieren von Menschen vernachlässigt: die Animal Spirits, also die nicht-rationalen Aspekte unseres Handelns. Ein großer Fehler, sagen George A. Akerlof und Robert J. Shiller, dessen Folgen wir in der Wirtschaftskrise täglich neu zu spüren bekommen. Sie fordern, das Verhalten... more...
- Hay House 2008; US$ 6.99
Angels appearing from out of nowhere to save lives, give guidance, and provide loving assistance embody the topics of the true stories that appear each week in Doreen Virtues weekly angel column in Womans World magazine. Now, the best columns have been collected into this inspirational and heartwarming book. Youll enjoy reading these... more...
- Hay House 2013; US$ 19.95
Archangel Gabriel is the famous messenger angel from the Christmas story in the Gospel of Luke. In this compelling book, Doreen Virtue offers more information on the history and characteristics of Gabriel, along with beautiful historical paintings of the archangel, to increase your knowledge of and connection with this remarkable nondenominational... more...
- Lexington Books 2006; US$ 44.99
The author reads Goethe's Faust as the first epic written under Spinoza's influence. He shows how its thematic development is governed by Spinoza's pantheistic naturalism. He further contends that Wagner and Nietzsche have tried to surpass their mentor Goethe's work by writing their own Spinozan epics of love and power in The Ring of the Nibelung and... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2000; US$ 36.99
Drawing from a variety of religious and civic perspectives, the renowned contributors to this book?from the fields of theology, philosophy, and the social sciences?offer a broad understanding of repentance and its many applications. The essays question the legitimacy of repentance as a religious concept for the civic culture, exploring the way in... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 25.99
Troubled Waters provides readers with an appreciation of the central role of religious meanings and ritual practices surrounding water, arriving at creative new ways to approach the growing water crisis worldwide. more...
- Open Court 2014; US$ 19.95
In The Devil and Philosophy , 34 philosophers explore questions about one of the most recognizable and influential characters (villains?) of all time. From Roman Polanski's The Ninth Gate to J.R.R. Tolkien's The Silmarillion to Bram Stoker's Dracula to Darth Vader to Al Pacino's iconic performance in The Devil's Advocate , this book demonstrates... more...