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  • Democracy and TraditionDemocracy and Tradition
    Jeffrey Stout

    This book should be taught alongside Rawls in law schools and Hauerwas in seminaries. It is also a substantial contribution to American studies, cultural studies, political theory, American history, and philosophical and religious ethics.

  • The Nineteenth Century Church and English SocietyThe Nineteenth-Century Church and English Society
    Frances Knight

    This is the first study to consider the meaning of Anglicanism for ordinary people in nineteenth-century England.

  • King James VI and I and the Reunion of ChristendomKing James VI and I and the Reunion of Christendom
    W. B. Patterson

    Paperback edition of a prize-winning account of the reign of King James VI and I.

  • English SpiritualityEnglish Spirituality
    Gordon Mursell

    These volumes present the astonishing richness and variety of responses made by English Christians to the call of the divine during the past two thousand years.

  • Holy Feast and Holy FastHoly Feast and Holy Fast
    Caroline Walker Bynum

    Examines the role of food in the religion of women in the Middle Ages and argues that food practices enabled women to exert power in the family and define their religious vocations

  • Bridge Or BarrierBridge Or Barrier
    Gerrie Ter Haar, James J. Busuttil

    Annotation This collection of essays focuses on religion and violence in the so-called Àbrahamic' religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam.

  • Pluralism and IdentityPluralism and Identity
    Jan. G. Platvoet, Karel Van Der Toorn

    The essays collected in this book discuss ritual behaviour, particularly of religious groups, in plural and pluralist societies and in ancient as well as modern times. The strategic use of rituals is highlighted.

  • Female Stereotypes in Religious TraditionsFemale Stereotypes in Religious Traditions
    Ria Kloppenborg, Wouter J. Hanegraaff

    This volume contains a collection of studies describing and analyzing stereotypes of women in the religions of Ancient Israel and Mesopotamia, and in Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Medieval Christianity, Islam, Indian Sufism, Hinduism, Buddhism, …

  • Pedro P ez s History of Ethiopia 1622 Volume 1Pedro Páez’s History of Ethiopia, 1622, Volume 1
    Pedro Paez

    This book, in two volumes, contains the first English translation, with introduction and annotation, of the História da Etiópia by the Spanish Jesuit missionary priest Pedro Páez, 1564-1622, who worked in the Portuguese missions, first …

  • Collected Works on Religious Liberty Vol 1Collected Works on Religious Liberty, Vol. 1
    Douglas Laycock

    This first volume gives the big picture of religious liberty in the United States, fitting a vast range of disparate disputes into a coherent pattern – from public school prayers toprivate school vouchers to regulation of churches and …