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  • Why Can the Dead Do Such Great Things?by Robert Bartlett

    Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 24.95 US$ 22.70

    From its earliest centuries, one of the most notable features of Christianity has been the veneration of the saints—the holy dead. This ambitious history tells the fascinating story of the cult of the saints from its origins in the second-century days of the Christian martyrs to the Protestant Reformation. Robert Bartlett examines all of the most... more...

  • Beyond Fundamentalismby Reza Aslan

    Random House Publishing Group 2010; US$ 10.67

    “A very persuasive argument for the best way to counter jihadism” ( The Washington Post ) from the bestselling author of  Zealot  and host of  Believer The wars in the Middle East have become religious wars in which God is believed to be directly engaged on behalf of one side against the other. The hijackers who attacked America on September 11,... more...

  • Jew and Gentile in the Ancient Worldby Louis H. Feldman

    Princeton University Press 1996; US$ 75.00 US$ 68.25

    Relations between Jews and non-Jews in the Hellenistic-Roman period were marked by suspicion and hate, maintain most studies of that topic. But if such conjectures are true, asks Louis Feldman, how did Jews succeed in winning so many adherents, whether full-fledged proselytes or "sympathizers" who adopted one or more Jewish practices? Systematically... more...

  • The Forging of Racesby Colin Kidd

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 32.00

    Study of the changing relationship between race and theology in the Protestant Atlantic world since 1600. more...

  • Religion as a human capacityby T. Light; B.C. Wilson

    BRILL 2004; US$ 219.00

    Prepared in honour of E. Thomas Lawson, the essays in this volume represent diverse points of view in the study of religion. It offers a broad range of cognitivist theoretical explorations, and presents applications of cognitive and other contemporary theories to religious data. more...

  • Literature Suppressed on Religious Groundsby Margaret Bald

    Infobase Publishing 2006; US$ 50.00

    Literature Suppressed on Religious Grounds, Revised Edition profiles the censorship of many such essential works of literature. The entries new to this edition include extensive coverage of the Harry Potter series, which has been frequently banned in the United States on the grounds that it promotes witchcraft, as well as entries on two popular textbook... more...

  • Regional, Critical, and Historical Approachesby Peter Antes; Armin W. Geertz; Randi R. Warne

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 252.00

    International renommierte Wissenschaftler geben einen kritischen Überblick über aktuelle Entwicklungen und Trends in der Religionswissenschaft. Nach den beiden vorausgegangenen Publikationen, Classical Approaches to the Study of Religion (hg. von Jacques Waardenburg, 1973) und Contemporary Approaches to the Study of Religion (hg.... more...

  • Hoe God emigreerde naar Amerikaby Hans Knippenberg

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 11.90

    Tussen Europa en de Verenigde Staten bestaan verschillen in de mate waarin godsdienst een rol speelt in het dagelijks leven, en in de publieke sfeer. Waar Europa reeds lang het toneel is van een voortschrijdende secularisering, blijft godsdienst een wezenlijk element in de Amerikaanse politiek en cultuur. Daarom vormt de VS een levendige markt van... more...

  • Living Without Godby Ronald Aronson

    Counterpoint 2009; US$ 24.99

    Ronald Aronson has a mission: to demonstrate that a life without religion can be coherent, moral, and committed. Optimistic and stirring, Living Without God is less interested in attacking religion than in developing a positive philosophy for atheists, agnostics, secular humanists, skeptics, and freethinkers. Aronson proposes contemporary answers... more...

  • Battleground: Religion [2 volumes]by Daniel Smith-Christopher

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 193.00

    Is there a controversial issue in the contemporary world that does not involve religion? Whether it's a debate over the beginning of life, or on sexuality and family life, or on the stewardship of humans over the environment, almost all of the most contentious matters that impact today's society involve people's deeply held religious beliefs. Battleground:... more...