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Religion & Bibles

African American Religion: A Very Short Introduction

African American Religion: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN:9780195182897

Authors:Eddie S. Glaude, Jnr

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback   

Since the first African American denomination was established in Philadelphia in 1818, churches have gone beyond their role as spiritual guides in African American communities and have served as... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

African Religions

African Religions

ISBN:9780199790586

Authors:Jacob K. Olupona

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    May 2014

Africa is home to hundreds of ethnic groups, who together speak more than a thousand languages. It is not surprising, then, that Africa's enormous range of peoples, cultures, and ways of life has... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Agnosticism

Agnosticism

ISBN:9780199575268

Authors:Robin Le Poidevin

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    Oct 2010

What is agnosticism? Is it just the 'don't know' position on God, or is there more to it than this? Is it a belief, or merely the absence of belief? Who were the first to call themselves... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Anglicanism

Anglicanism

ISBN:9780192806932

Authors:Mark Chapman

Series:Very Short Introductions

Jun 2006

What is Anglicanism? How is it different from other forms of Christianity, and how did it come to have so many different versions throughout the world? Although originally united by location and a... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Apocryphal Gospels

Apocryphal Gospels

ISBN:9780199236947

Authors:Paul Foster

Series:Very Short Introductions

Feb 2009

This Very Short Introduction offers a clear, accessible, and concise account of the apocryphal gospels - exploring their origins, their discovery, and discussing how the various texts have been... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Augustine

Augustine

ISBN:9780192854520

Authors:Henry Chadwick

Series:Very Short Introductions

Feb 2001

By his writings, the surviving bulk of which exceeds that of any other ancient author, Augustine came to influence not only his contemporaries, but also the West since his time. This Very Short... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Buddhism

Buddhism

ISBN:9780192853868

Authors:Damien Keown

Series:Very Short Introductions

Feb 2000

This Very Short Introduction introduces the reader to the teachings of the Buddha and to the integration of Buddhism into daily life. What are the distinctive features of Buddhism? Who was the... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Buddhist Ethics

Buddhist Ethics

ISBN:9780192804570

Authors:Damien Keown

Series:Very Short Introductions

Jun 2005

The latter half of the twentieth century witnessed a growing interest in Buddhism, and it continues to capture the imagination of many in the West who see it as either an alternative or a... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Catholicism

Catholicism

ISBN:9780199545919

Authors:Gerald O'Collins

Series:Very Short Introductions

Nov 2008

Despite a long history of external threats and internal strife, the Roman Catholic Church and the broader reality of Catholicism remain a vast and valuable presence into the third millennium of... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Christian Ethics

Christian Ethics

ISBN:9780199568864

Authors:D.Stephen Long

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    Jul 2011

This Very Short Introduction to Christian ethics introduces the topic by examining its sources and historical basis. D. Stephen Long presents a discussion of the relationship between Christian... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Christianity

Christianity

ISBN:9780192803221

Authors:Linda Woodhead

Series:Very Short Introductions

Nov 2004

At a time when Christianity is flourishing in the Southern hemisphere but declining in much of the West, this very short introduction offers an important new overview of the world's largest... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Druids

Druids

ISBN:9780199539406

Authors:Barry Cunliffe

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    May 2011

Who were the Druids? What do we know about them? Do they still exist today? The Druids first came into focus in Western Europe - Gaul, Britain, and Ireland - in the second century BC. They are a... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

God: A Very Short Introduction

God: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN:9780198708957

Authors:John Bowker

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback   

Who or what is God? How do different religions interpret His existence? How can we know God? Many people believe in God; not just throughout history but also in the present day. But who or what is... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Hinduism

Hinduism

ISBN:9780192853875

Authors:Kim Knott

Series:Very Short Introductions

Feb 2000

Hinduism is practised by eighty per cent of India's population, and by thirty million people outside India. In this Very Short Introduction, Kim Knott combines a succinct and authoritative overview... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Islam

Islam

ISBN:9780199642878

Authors:Malise Ruthven

Series:Very Short Introductions

Feb 2000

Islam features widely in the news, often in its most militant versions, but few people in the non-Muslim world really understand the nature of Islam. Malise Ruthven's Very Short Introduction... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

 
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