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  • Jugend in der Kircheby Christoph Hilsberg

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2011; US$ 10.59

    Jugendliche haben Fragen ? wer diese Fragen zum Thema macht, darf auf lebhaftes Interesse und hohes Engagement hoffen.An den Jugendlichen liegt es nicht, wenn sie den Weg in die Gemeinde nicht finden. Das ist die Einstiegsthese des Autors. Die lebhafte Teilnahme Jugendlicher an Kirchentagen oder Freizeiten in Taizé belegt diese Annahme: Jugendliche... more...

  • The Architects of Americaby Russell Blackwell

    Algora Publishing 2011; US$ 23.95

    Did the Freemasons consciously affect the geographical growth of the USA in order to invest the layout of the states with a deeper, symbolic meaning? The narrative concentrates on the development of Masonic ritual during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries—especially their description of the 'ideal building' or Temple—the concurrent... more...

  • Secret Societiesby John Lawrence Reynolds

    Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 14.95

    They generate fear, suspicion, and?above all?fascination. Secret societies thrive among us, yet they remain shrouded in mystery. Their secrecy suggests, to many, sacrilege or crime, and their loyalties are often accused of undermining governments and tipping the scales of justice. The Freemasons, for example, hold more seats of power in the U.S.... more...

  • The Freemasonsby Jasper Ridley

    Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 14.95

    What did Mozart and Bach, Oscar Wilde and Anthony Trollope, George Washington and Frederick the Great, Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt have in common? They were all Freemasons, a subject of endless fascination. To the layman, they are a mysterious brotherhood of profound if uncertain influence, a secret society purported in some popular... more...

  • Schismby Ric Berman

    Sussex Academic Press 2013; US$ 34.99

    This book examines the creation of the Antients Grand Lodge and traces the influence of Ireland and the London Irish, especially that of Laurence Dermott, the Antients? Grand Secretary, in the development of freemasonry in the second half of the 18th century. It demonstrates the relative accessibility of the Antients and contrasts this with the exclusivity... more...

  • Members Onlyby Diana Kendall

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2008; US$ 27.99

    Members Only addresses how exclusive private clubs maintain and perpetuate class-based privilege and racial/ethnic and religious segregation, and how such patterns of social exclusion heighten social inequality. Members Only continues Kendall's study of the upper classes, which began with The Power of Good Deeds, and Framing Class. more...

  • Associations and the Chinese State: Contested Spacesby Jonathan Unger

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    What role do Chinese popular associations play in the expansion of civil society and democratization? Under Mao few associations were permitted to exist, while today over 200,000 associations are officially recognized. Are they important foundations of civil society, or vehicles for state corporatism and control? In this book leading China specialists... more...

  • Women’s Agency and Rituals in Mixed and Female Masonic Ordersby Alexandra Heidle; Jan Snoek

    BRILL 2008; US$ 203.00

    Women have been structurally part of the masonic enterprise from at least the middle of the 18th century. This volume focuses on two aspects: Women's agency (the power women gained and exercised in this context) and rituals (the role of men and women in changing and shaping the rituals women work with). more...

  • The Symbolism of Freemasonryby Albert Mackey

    Andrews UK 2010; US$ 7.99

    This fascinating book explains to the reader the multitude of symbolism present in Freemasonry, and discusses the truths, facts and legends behind the world's most famous 'secret' society. An excellent read both for members of the masonic movement and those interested in finding out more about its history, this book will answer many of... more...

  • Freemasonryby Mark E. Kolko-Rivera

    Penguin Publishing Group 2011; US$ 11.95

    An experienced Freemason and award-winning psychologist provides a precise and engaging exploration of the core meaning and practices of Freemasonry for the new generation of people interested in joining the order, and those who are simply curious in the wake of recent media coverage. Entertaining books and movies often depict Freemasonry as... more...