215 books (11 pages) in this category

Quest for Islam

A Philosopher's Approach To Religion In The Age Of Science And Cultural Pluralism

by Jamal Khwaja

<p>Quest for Islam is a systematic exposition of Islam in the light of contemporary knowledge by a practicing Muslim. A seminal work, it successfully resolves intellectual difficulties created in traditional interpretations by new knowledge. ...

ISBN: 9781935293736

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$4.39
Get eBook

Questioning the ‘Muslim Woman’

Identity and Insecurity in an Urban Indian Locality

by Nida Kirmani

<p>The marginalisation of Muslims in India has recently been the subject of heated public debate. In these discussions, however, Muslim women are often either overlooked or treated as a homogenous group with a common set of interests. Focusing ...

ISBN: 9781134910441

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$76.50

$68.85
Get eBook

Radicalized Loyalties

Becoming Muslim in the West

by Fabien Truong

<p>There is widespread concern today about the “radicalization” of young muslim men, and the deprived areas of Western cities are believed to have become breeding grounds of home-grown extremism. But how do young Muslims growing up in the cities

ISBN: 9781509519385

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$28.99
Get eBook

Rebuilding Civilization on the Bible: Proclaiming the Truth on 24 Controversial Issues

by Jay Grimstead & Eugene Clingman

<p>Humanism increasingly and intensely assaults the authority of Scripture. Anything that waters down, neglects, or rejects God’s Word as the sole source of ultimate truth, goodness, and life undermines the faith of Jesus Christ in the world. ...

ISBN: 9781946497420

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$11.76
Get eBook

Religion and Canadian Party Politics

by David Rayside, Jerald Sabin & Paul E.J. Thomas

<p>Religion is usually thought of as inconsequential to contemporary Canadian politics. This book takes a hard look at just how much influence faith continues to have in federal, provincial, and territorial arenas. Drawing on case studies from ...

ISBN: 9780774835619

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$38.44

$30.79
Get eBook

Religion and Families

An Introduction

by Loren D. Marks & David C. Dollahite

<p>This is the first multidisciplinary text to address the growing scholarly connection between religion and family life. The latest literature from family studies, psychology, sociology, and religion is reviewed along with narratives drawn from

ISBN: 9781317804956

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$84.89

$76.44
Get eBook

Religion and Immigration

Migrant Faiths in North America and Western Europe

by Peter Kivisto

<p>This concise book provides readers with a comprehensive overview and critical assessment of the key issues and varied strands of research relating to immigration and religion that have been produced during the past two ...

ISBN: 9780745686660

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$28.99
Get eBook

Religion and Social Reconstruction in Africa

by Elias Kifon Bongmba

<p>Religion has played a major role in both the division and unification of peoples and countries within Africa. Its capacity to cause, and to heal, societal rifts has been well documented. This book addresses this powerful societal force, and ...

ISBN: 9781351167383

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$72.57

$65.33
Get eBook

Religion in Taiwan and China: Locality and Transmission

????????:??????(?????)

by Institute of Ethnology Academia Sinica, Hsun Chang & Benjamin Penny

<p>This book explores how religion is and has been created, transmitted, embodied and changed in specific locations in late imperial, modern and contemporary Taiwan and China. Locating research not only on temples, mosques, churches, schools, ...

ISBN: 9781625036025

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$10.99

$9.56
Get eBook

Religion in the Contemporary World

A Sociological Introduction

by Alan Aldridge

<p>In the new edition of this widely praised text, Alan Aldridge examines the complex realities of religious belief, practice and institutions. Religion is a powerful and controversial force in the contemporary world, even in supposedly secular ...

ISBN: 9780745665146

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$30.99
Get eBook

Religion, Migration, and Mobility

The Brazilian Experience

by Cristina Maria de Castro & Andrew Dawson

<p>Focusing on migration and mobility, this edited collectionexamines the religious landscape of Brazil as populated and shaped by transnational flows and domestic migratory movements. Bringing together interdisciplinary perspectives on ...

ISBN: 9781317409267

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$84.89

$76.44
Get eBook

Religion, Tradition, and Restorative Justice in Sierra Leone

by Lyn S. Graybill

<p>In this groundbreaking study of post-conflict Sierra Leone, Lyn Graybill examines the ways in which both religion and local tradition supported restorative justice initiatives such as the national Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and

ISBN: 9780268101916

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$69.76

$62.80
Get eBook

Religious Activism in the Global Economy

Promoting, Reforming, or Resisting Neoliberal Globalization?

by Sabine Dreher & Peter J. Smith

<p>Protests of neoliberal globalization have proliferated in recent years, not least in response to the financial crisis, austerity and increasing inequality. But how do religious groups organize themselves in response to these ...

ISBN: 9781783486984

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$72.08

$64.89
Get eBook

Religious Diversity Today: Experiencing Religion in the Contemporary World [3 volumes]

Experiencing Religion in the Contemporary World

by Jean-Guy A. Goulet, Liam D. Murphy & Anastasia Panagakos

<p>Why is human suffering and the existence of evil part of the human experience? How does religious doctrine establish one's identity? In what ways does religion interact with and shape the social order? This thought-provoking work ponders ...

ISBN: 9781440833328

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$288.19

$259.37
Get eBook

Religious Encounters in Transcultural Society

Collision, Alteration, and Transmission

by Daniel S. H. Ahn, Kevin N. Cawley, Joshua Esler & others

<p>Religious Encounters in Transcultural Society is divided into three parts: Islamic encounters with regional religions, East Asian religious encounters, and alternative religious encounters. This book evokes the fact that religious encounters ...

ISBN: 9781498569194

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$152.84

$137.60
Get eBook

Religious Freedom in America: A Reference Handbook

by Michael C. LeMay

<p>This book provides the answers to controversial questions about religious liberties in the United States and connected issues through balanced, thorough, and nonjudgmental coverage of the issues in a reference format.</p> <p>• Ideally suited

ISBN: 9781440851056

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$93.01

$83.70
Get eBook

Religious Interaction Ritual

The Microsociology of the Spirit

by Scott Draper

<p>This book is a microsociological study of religious practice, based on fieldwork with Conservative Jews, Bible Belt Muslims, white Baptists, black Baptists, Buddhist meditators, and Latino Catholics. In each case, the author scrutinizes how a

ISBN: 9781498576307

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$131.94

$118.79
Get eBook

Religious Statecraft

The Politics of Islam in Iran

by Mohammad Ayatollahi Tabaar

<p>Since the 1979 revolution, scholars and policy makers alike have tended to see Iranian political actors as religiously driven—dedicated to overturning the international order in line with a theologically prescribed outlook. This provocative ...

ISBN: 9780231545068

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$46.40

$41.79
Get eBook

Religious Studies Scholars as Public Intellectuals

by Sabrina D. MisirHiralall, Christopher L. Fici & Gerald S. Vigna

<p>The prominence of religion in recent debates around politics, identity formation, and international terrorism has led to an increased demand on those studying religion to help clarify and contextualise religious belief and practice in the ...

ISBN: 9781351139106

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$72.57

$65.33
Get eBook

Religious Vitality in Christian Intentional Communities

A Comparative Ethnographic Study

by Mark Killian

<p>Through ethnographic research, Killian examines vitality in Philadelphia and Berea, two Christian Intentional Communities whose participants live in close proximity with one another to achieve religious values. Pulling from Anthony Giddens’ ...

ISBN: 9781498546614

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$138.54

$124.73
Get eBook