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  • Behind Closed Doorsby Ngaire Thomas

    Random House New Zealand 2011; US$ 15.09

    A gripping and revealing first-hand account of one family's experience in the Exclusive Brethren community in New Zealand. Ngaire Thomas grew up, married and raised her children within the Exclusive Brethren church in the Palmerston North area. In plain, non-judgemental style, Ngaire describes life inside this community with its strict rules. She... more...

  • Religion for Atheistsby Alain de Botton

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 17.58

    Alain de Botton's Religion for Atheists looks at the God debate with fresh eyes All of us, whether religious, agnostic or atheist, are searching for meaning. And in this wise and life-affirming book, non-believer Alain de Botton both rejects the supernatural claims of the major religions and points out just how many good ideas they sometimes... more...

  • Religion and the Stateby Jack Barbalet; Adam Possamai; Bryan S. Turner

    Anthem Press 2013; US$ 40.00

    This volume explores key issues in the modern tensions between state and religions by exploring a number of case studies from around the world. more...

  • We Shall Live Againby Russell Thornton

    Cambridge University Press 1986; US$ 28.00

    A study of the 1870 and 1890 Ghost Dance movements among North American Indians. more...

  • Fachmenschenfreundschaftby Friedrich Wilhelm Graf

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 119.00

    This volume contains studies on two of the most fascinating personalities in the academic world of the 20th century. In their common years in Heidelberg, both Weber and Troeltsch developed a research program in sociology of religion which was devoted to the analysis of the ?cultural importance? of religion, in particular Protestant piety.... more...

  • How Civilizations Dieby David Goldman

    Regnery Publishing 2011; US$ 27.99

    You?ve heard about the Death of the West. But the Muslim world is on the brink of an even greater collapse. WILL WE GO DOWN IN THE IMPLOSION? Thanks to collapsing birthrates, much of Europe is on a path of willed self-extinction. The untold story is that birthrates in Muslim nations are declining faster than anywhere else?at a rate never before... more...

  • Bad Things in the Nightby Beth Ellis

    Ebury Publishing 2012; US$ 9.86

    A young girl at the mercy of her abusive stepfather and the religious community that protects him - Bad Things in the Night is a moving true story of pain and triumph. As a child Beth was imprisoned within a Jehovah's Witness family, kept away from her mother, forbidden from wearing a school skirt above her knees by day, abused by her stepfather... more...

  • Beyond Secularism and Jihad?by Peter D. Beaulieu

    UPA 2012; US$ 99.99

    Peter D. Beaulieu examines the challenges to secular modernity and Islam as they encounter one another. By restoring a place at the table for Trinitarian Christianity alongside the monotheism of Islam and the skeptical indifference of Western rationalism, Beaulieu broadens the pallet of inter-religious and intercultural contact points. more...

  • And Man Created Godby Selina O'Grady; O'; Selina Grady

    Atlantic Books 2012; US$ 13.84

    At the time of Jesus's birth, the world was in ferment. Across Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and Asia - societies rife with gods and messiahs, priests and warriors - the old certainties of family, village and tribe were being overturned. Religion was becoming the source of order and stability. And Man Created God takes the reader on a dazzling... more...

  • Beyond Beliefby Jenna Miscavige Hill; Lisa Pulitzer

    HarperCollins 2013; US$ 14.99

    Jenna Miscavige Hill, niece of Church of Scientology leader David Miscavige, was raised as a Scientologist but left the controversial religion in 2005. In Beyond Belief , she shares her true story of life inside the upper ranks of the sect, details her experiences as a member Sea Org?the church's highest ministry, speaks of her "disconnection" from... more...