703 books (36 pages) in this category

Comparing Religions

by Jeffrey J. Kripal

<p><i>Comparing Religions</i> is a next-generation textbook which expertly guides, inspires, and challenges those who wish to think seriously about religious pluralism in the modern world.</p> <ul> <li>A unique book teaching the art and practice

ISBN: 9781405184588

Binding: Paperback

$58.95

Complete Dead Sea Scrolls In English, The

by Geza Vermes

Discovered on the northwest shore of the Dead Sea in the decade after the Second World War, the Dead Sea Scrolls are a historical and religious record of immense significance, altering our understanding of Jewish and early Christian ...

ISBN: 9780141197319

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Confessions

A New Translation

by Augustine Augustine

ISBN: 9780871407146

Binding: Hardback

$45.95

Confucianism in China

by Tony Swain

This accessible history of Confucianism, or the Way of the Ru ', emphasizes the religious dimensions of the tradition. It clearly explains the tradition's unique and subtle philosophical ideals as well as the arts of the Ru ' whereby ...

ISBN: 9781474242431

Binding: Paperback

$47.99

Conversations in the Spirit

Lex Hixon's Wbai 'in the Spirit' Interviews: A Chronicle of the Seventie

by Lex Hixon

<p>Armed with a generous heart, subtle mind, and a PhD in comparative religion from Columbia, Lex Hixon, as host for WBAIs <em>In the Spirit</em>, <em> </em>was able to interview and skillfully probe the leading spiritual lights of the seventies

ISBN: 9781939681539

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Courage Of Hopelessness: Chronicles Of A Year Of Acting Dangerously, The

by Slavoj Zizek

In these troubled times, even the most pessimistic diagnosis of our future ends with an uplifting hint that things might not be as bad as all that, that there is light at the end of the tunnel. <BR><BR>Yet, argues Slavoj Zizek, it is only when ...

ISBN: 9780141986098

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Creation "Ex Nihilo" and Modern Theology

by Janet Soskice

<p>This is a fresh and modern look at the concept of <i>creatio ex nihilo</i> with 12 essays by leading scholars from around the world.</p> <ul> <li>Discusses the theological implications of ?ex nihilo? and its place in modern theology</li> ...

ISBN: 9781118705964

Binding: Paperback

$41.95

Cross

by GEORGE WILLARD BENSON

Centuries before the Christian era, crosses were used as pagan emblems. Early Christians did not employ the symbolism of the cross, which came into general use three centuries after the death of Jesus and has since come to be recognised around ...

ISBN: 9780486440545

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Crucible of Faith

The Ancient Revolution That Made Our Modern Religious World

by Philip Jenkins

ISBN: 9780465096404

Binding: Hardback

$42.99

Cults and New Religions

A Brief History

by Douglas E. Cowan

<p>This unparalleled introduction to cults and new religious movements has been completely up-dated and expanded to reflect the latest developments; each chapter reviews the origins, leaders, beliefs, rituals and practices of a NRM, highlighting

ISBN: 9781118722107

Binding: Paperback

$37.95

Cults and New Religious Movements: A Reader

by Lorne L. Dawson

What is a cult? Why do they emerge? Who joins them? And why do tragedies such as Waco and Jonestown occur? This reader brings together the voices of historians, sociologists, and psychologists of religion to address these key questions about new

ISBN: 9781405101813

Binding: Paperback

$62.95

Dalai Lama Paper Doll

by TOM TIERNEY

The influential spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, the Dalai Lama is also Tibet's head of state and its most important political leader. Forced to leave his native land when China invaded Tibet in 1959, Tenzin Gyatso, the present Dalai Lama, ...

ISBN: 9780486451817

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

Dance of Siva

by ANANDA K. COOMARASWAMY

Ananda Coomaraswamy, late curator of Indian art at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, was unexcelled in his knowledge of the arts of the Orient, and unmatched in his understanding of Indian culture, language, religion, and philosophy. In this ...

ISBN: 9780486248172

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Daniel

Under the Siege of the Divine

by Daniel Berrigan

<p>The renowned poet, priest, and activist brings to life his namesake and role model, the biblical prophet Daniel. Daniel Berrigan's powerful, poetic commentary on the biblical book of Daniel brings to life a prophet who has as much to say to ...

ISBN: 9780874860269

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

$67.00

Dawkins' God

From The Selfish Gene to The God Delusion

by Alister E. McGrath

A fully updated new edition of a critically acclaimed examination of the theories and writings of Richard Dawkins by a world-renowned expert on the relation of science and religion<br /> <br /> <ul> <li>Includes in-depth analysis of Dawkins? ...

ISBN: 9781118964781

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

Dear Zealots: Letters from a Divided Land

by Amos Oz

<b>'His parting shot at opposing the storm of fanaticism breaking over our times' <i>Financial Times</i></b><i><BR> </i><BR> <i>Dear Zealots</i> is an essential collection of three essays written out of a sense of urgency, concern, and a belief ...

ISBN: 9781784742386

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

Death, Ritual and Belief

by Douglas Davies

<i>Death, Ritual and Belief</i>, now in its third edition, explores many important issues related to death and dying, from a religious studies perspective, including anthropology and sociology. Using the motif of 'words against death' it depicts

ISBN: 9781474250955

Binding: Paperback

$53.99

Death: Vintage Minis

by Julian Barnes

When it comes to death, is there ever a best case scenario? In this disarmingly witty book, Julian Barnes confronts our unending obsession with the end. He reflects on what it means to miss God, whether death can be good for our careers and why ...

ISBN: 9781784872601

Binding: Paperback

$7.99

Demons, the Devil, and Fallen Angels

by Marie D. Jones

<p>The devil goes by many names, and his tribe is legion. Exploring over two dozen religious traditions, myths, folkloric and spiritual traditions, the world of the supernatural, and the demons, the Devil, and fallen angels in today?s pop ...

ISBN: 9781578596133

Binding: Paperback

$29.99