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The Great Transformation
The World in the Time of Buddha, Socrates, Confucius and Jeremiah

Engels | Ebook | 2011

The centuries between 800 and 300 BC saw an explosion of new religious concepts. Their emergence is second only to man's... Meer


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The New Religious Intolerance
Overcoming the Politics of Fear in an Anxious Age

Engels | Paperback | 2013

What impulse prompted some newspapers to attribute the murder of 77 Norwegians to Islamic extremists, until it became evident that... Meer


Engels | Paperback | 2007

The new edition of Steve Bruce's Fundamentalism grapples with the combination of social strains and religious ideas that have... Meer

Religion in Human Evolution
From the Paleolithic to the Axial Age

Engels | Hardcover | 2011

Religion in Human Evolution is a work of extraordinary ambition--a wide-ranging, nuanced probing of our biological past to... Meer

The Beginning of Our Religious Traditions

Engels | Paperback | 2007

From one of the world's leading writers on religion and the highly acclaimed author of the bestselling "A History of God", comes a... Meer

Protestant, Orthodox and Muslim Communities in Occupied Europe (1939-1950)

Engels | Paperback | 2007

As is the case with a collection of studies on the Catholic Church published in another volume, the present collection represents... Meer

An Illustrated History of Religious Murder and Madness

Engels | Paperback | 2002

When you think of saints, you envision stained-glass pictures of piety. But the truth can be horribly different. Consider Saint... Meer

The Resurgence of Religion in World Politics

Engels | Paperback | 1999

Theorists of secularization for two centuries have been saying that religion must inevitably decline in the modern world. But much... Meer

Tracks of Biology in Early Religions

Engels | Paperback | 1998

Sacrifice - ranging from the sacrifice of virgins to circumcision to giving up what is most valued - is essential to all... Meer

How a Christian Country Has Now Become the World's Most Religiously Diverse Nation

Engels | Paperback | 2002

This exploration of the new religious landscape of America by a leading world religions professor traces the history of freedom of... Meer

A Global Assessment of Hatred and Terror

Engels | Ebook | 2014


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Santa Muerte, the Skeleton Saint

Engels | Paperback | 2012

R. Andrew Chesnut offers a fascinating portrayal of Santa Muerte, a skeleton saint whose cult has attracted millions of devotees... Meer

Religious Violence Across Culture and History

Engels | Hardcover | 2010

This resource goes a long way toward helping people understand the nature of violence generally, its complicated connections with... Meer

A Guide for the Perplexed

Engels | Paperback | 2011

This is an exploration of 'new' religious movements which have originated since 1950, setting them within their social and... Meer

Celebrity Worship, Sexual Ecstasies, the Living Dead, and Other Signs of Religious Life in the United States

Engels | Paperback | 2010


overcoming the politics of fear in an anxious age

Engels | Ebook | 2012

What impulse prompted some newspapers to attribute the murder of 77 Norwegians to Islamic extremists, until it became evident that... Meer


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American Religion in the Marketplace of Culture

Engels | Paperback | 1995

In a sweeping colourful history that spans over two centuries of American culture, Moore examines the role of religion in America... Meer

Engels | Hardcover | 2013

The Christian religion is deeply imbued with the imagery of water, and water plays a central role in its religious practices, not... Meer

A Scientific and Conceptual Investigation

Engels | Hardcover | 2013

The relationship between religion, intolerance and conflict has been the subject of intense discussion, particularly in the wake... Meer

Sociological Advances

Engels | Hardcover | 2014

'Sectarianism in Early Judaism' applies recent developments in sociological analysis to sect formation and development in early... Meer

A Sociological Profile

Engels | Paperback | 2003

Most sociologists of religion describe a general decline in religious faith and practice in Europe over the last two centuries.... Meer

A Historical Introduction

Engels | Hardcover | 2008

Western esotericism has now emerged as an academic study in its own right, combining spirituality with an empirical observation of... Meer

Engels | Hardcover | 2004

Though religion is for most people one of the most important aspects of their lives, social scientists and other observers of... Meer

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Engels | Hardcover | 2006

The Re-Enchantment of the West challenges those theories that predict widespread secularization beyond traditional institutional... Meer

Rumors of Demonic Conspiracy and Satanic Abuse in History

Engels | Paperback | 2008

In the 1980s, America was gripped by widespread panics about Satanic cults. Conspiracy theories abounded about groups who were... Meer

What Every American Needs to Know--And Doesn't

Engels | Paperback | 2008

The U.S. is one of the most religious places on Earth, but it is also a nation of shocking religious illiteracy. Religion scholar... Meer

Engels | Hardcover | 2011

In The Protestant Ethic Revisited, pioneering sociologist Philip Gorski revisits the question raised by Max Weber in The... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2002

This explores the question of when and why violence by and against new religious cults erupts and whether and how such dramatic... Meer

Engels | Hardcover | 2012

The first classics in human history--the early works of literature, philosophy, and theology to which we have returned throughout... Meer

Liberalism and the Anti-Catholic Imagination in Nineteenth-century Germany

Engels | Paperback | 2005

Winner of the 2004 John Gilmary Shea Prize from the American Catholic Historical Association. After the defeat of liberalism in... Meer

Karl Barth in Conversation with Austin Farrer, John Macmurray and Vincent Bruemmer

Engels | Paperback | 2011

Karl Barth of fered Church Dogmatics III.3 as a 'radical correction' of Reformed Orthodoxy's doctrine of providence. This book... Meer

Beyond Secular Reason

Engels | Paperback | 2005

This is a revised edition of John Milbank's masterpiece, which sketches the outline of a specifically theological social theory. *... Meer

Myths, Knowledge, and Ideology

Engels | Paperback | 2008

In this book, anthropologist and historian of religion Daniel Dubuisson contests Mircea Eliade's theory of the existence of a... Meer

Jonestown in American Cultural History

Engels | Paperback | 1989

In this superb cultural history, John R. Hall presents a realsoned analysis of the meaning of Jonestown -- why it happened and how... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2010

The 1960s were a time of explosive religious change. In the Christian churches it was a time of innovation, from the 'new... Meer

How We Became a Nation of Heretics

Engels | Hardcover | 2012

From the popular "New York Times" columnist, a powerful and original critique of how American Christianity has gone astray and its... Meer

Engels | Hardcover | 2013

Animism is an important part of many religions - from Shinto, Hinduism and Buddhism to Paganism and a range of indigenous... Meer

from the Middle Ages to the Present

Engels | Paperback | 2003

This highly original and engaging book by French historian Robert Muchembled, is a journey through time and space in search of the... Meer

The Place of the Poor in the Biblical Tradition

Engels | Hardcover | 2013

It has long been acknowledged that Jews and Christians distinguished themselves through charity to the poor. Though ancient Greeks... Meer

Latin America's New Religious Economy

Engels | Paperback | 2007

For over four centuries the Catholic Church enjoyed a religious monopoly in Latin America in which potential rivals were repressed... Meer

A Study in Constructive Postmodernism

Engels | Paperback | 2007

A retrieval of the neglected part of the religious and intellectual history of the United States, Varieties of Transcendental... Meer

The Cultural Evolution of the Sense of the Sacred, from Shamanism to Religion to Post-religious Spirituality

Engels | Paperback | 2013

In this unique little book, cultural historian William Irwin Thompson argues that we are approaching the end of the age of... Meer

In Defence of an Unfashionable Theory

Engels | Hardcover | 2011

The decline in power, popularity and prestige of religion across the modern world is not a short-term or localized trend nor is it... Meer

How Religion Transformed Cooperation and Conflict

Engels | Hardcover | 2013

How did human societies scale up from small, tight-knit groups of hunter-gatherers to the large, anonymous, cooperative societies... Meer