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

ISBN : 9780190916794

Price(incl.tax): 
¥16,170
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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¥4,301
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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¥22,330
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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¥14,630
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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¥26,180
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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¥4,609
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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¥33,880
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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¥13,398
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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Containing Balkan Nationalism: Imperial Russia and Ottoman Christians, 1856-1914

ISBN : 9780190276676

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¥14,168
Author: 
Denis Vovchenko
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2016
Series
Religion and Global Politics
In 1870, the Orthodox Bulgarian Exarchate was established by the Sultan's decree without the consent of the Patriarchate of Constantinople. The inability to reach a compromise led to a schism within O ... Read more

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Contradictory Lives: Baul Women in India and Bangladesh

ISBN : 9780199773541

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¥14,476
Author: 
Lisa I. Knight
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Jul 2011
In literature and popular imagination, Bauls of India and Bangladesh are characterized as musical mystics: orange-clad nomads of both Hindu and Muslim backgrounds. They wander the countryside and ente ... Read more

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