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Bringing the Sacred Down to Earth: Adventures in Comparative Religion

ISBN : 9780199860326

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¥8,921
Author: 
Corinne G. Dempsey
Pages
216 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2012
In Bringing the Sacred Down to Earth, Corinne Dempsey offers a comparative study of Hindu and Christian, Indian and Euro/American earthbound religious expressions. She argues that official religious, ... Read more

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British Gods: Religion in Modern Britain

ISBN : 9780198854111

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¥5,115
Author: 
Steve Bruce
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2020
The big picture is well-known: over the last century, religion in Britain has lost power, popularity, and plausibility. Here, Steve Bruce charts the quantifiable changes in religious interest and obse ... Read more

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Buddhists, Shamans, and Soviets: Rituals of History in Post-Soviet Buryatia

ISBN : 9780190916794

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¥19,734
Author: 
Justine Buck Quijada
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2019
Series
Oxford Ritual Studies
History in the Soviet Union was a political project. From the Soviet perspective, Buryats, an indigenous Siberian ethnic group, were a "backwards" nationality that was carried along on the inexorable ... Read more

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Cataloging the World: Paul Otlet and the Birth of the Information Age

ISBN : 9780199931415

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¥4,796
Author: 
Alex Wright
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
In 1934, a Belgian entrepreneur named Paul Otlet sketched out plans for a worldwide network of computers-or "electric telescopes," as he called them - that would allow people anywhere in the world to ... Read more

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Chinese Religious Life

ISBN : 9780199731398

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¥26,598
Author: 
David A Palmer; Glenn Shive; Philip L. Wickeri
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Oct 2011
Written by a team of internationally renowned scholars, this volume provides an in-depth introduction to religion in contemporary China. Instead of adopting the traditional focus on pre-modern religio ... Read more

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Christianity, Islam, and Liberal Democracy: Lessons from Sub-Saharan Africa

ISBN : 9780190225216

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¥17,160
Author: 
Robert Alfred Dowd
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
Drawing from research conducted in Nigeria, Senegal, and Uganda, Christianity, Islam, and Liberal Democracy offers a deeper understanding on how Christian and Islamic faith communities affect the poli ... Read more

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City of Mirrors: Songs of Lalan Sai

ISBN : 9780190680220

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¥30,888
Author: 
Richard Salomon; Jeanne Openshaw; Keith CantDu; Saymon Zakaria
Pages
544 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2017
Series
South Asia Research
Carol Salomon dedicated over thirty years of her life to researching, translating, and annotating this compilation of songs by the Bengali poet and mystical philosopher Lalan Sai. Living in the villag ... Read more

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Climate, Catastrophe, and Faith: How Changes in Climate Drive Religious Upheaval

ISBN : 9780197506219

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¥5,137
Author: 
Philip Jenkins
Pages
276 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2021
One of the world's leading scholars of religious trends shows how climate change has driven dramatic religious upheavals. Long before the current era of man-made climate change, the world has suffere ... Read more

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Comparative Mysticism: An Anthology of Original Sources

ISBN : 9780195143799

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¥45,474
Author: 
Steven T. Katz
Pages
648 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
184 x 255 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
This collection of primary texts introduces readers to the mystical literature of the world's great religious traditions. Beginning with an introduction by Steven T. Katz, a leading scholar of mystici ... Read more

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Comparative Theology and the Problem of Religious Rivalry

ISBN : 9780199772865

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¥18,018
Author: 
Hugh Nicholson
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
174 x 240 mm
Pub date
Aug 2011
Series
AAR Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion
In theological discourse, argues Hugh Nicholson, the political goes "all the way down." One never reaches a bedrock level of politically neutral religious facts, because all theological discourse - ev ... Read more

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