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Religious mythology, general classes of religion, interreligious relations and attitudes, social theology

Abraham's Dice: Chance and Providence in the Monotheistic Traditions

ISBN : 9780190277161

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¥5,390
Author: 
Karl W. Giberson
Pages
376 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jun 2016
Most of us believe everything happens for a reason. Whether it is "God's will," "karma", or "fate," we want to believe that an overarching purpose undergirds everything, and that nothing in the world, ... Read more

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Abrahamic Religions: On the Uses and Abuses of History

ISBN : 9780199934645

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¥10,010
Author: 
Aaron W. Hughes
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 238 mm
Pub date
Dec 2012
Recent years have witnessed the emergence of a virtual cottage industry in all things "Abrahamic." Directly proportionate to the rise of religious exclusivism, perhaps best epitomized by the attacks o ... Read more

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Beholden: Religion, Global Health, and Human Rights

ISBN : 9780199827763

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¥4,609
Author: 
Susan R. Holman
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 214 mm
Pub date
Apr 2015
Global health-related efforts today are usually shaped by two very different ideological approaches. They either reflect a human rights-based approach to health and equity, often associated with publi ... Read more

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

ISBN : 9780190225216

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¥11,794
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¥12,012
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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Critical Enthusiasm: Capital Accumulation and the Transformation of Religious Passion

ISBN : 9780199764266

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¥12,628
Author: 
Jordana Rosenberg
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
158 x 239 mm
Pub date
May 2011
Critical Enthusiasm concerns itself with two major, interrelated phenomena of the long eighteenth century: the onset of capital accumulation and the loosening of religious discourse to describe intell ... Read more

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Democratic Authority and the Separation of Church and State

ISBN : 9780199796083

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¥7,381
Author: 
Robert Audi
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 212 mm
Pub date
Sep 2011
Democratic states must protect the liberty of citizens and must accommodate both religious liberty and cultural diversity. This democratic imperative is one reason for the increasing secularity of mo ... Read more

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Democratic Authority and the Separation of Church and State

ISBN : 9780199371563

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¥4,455
Author: 
Robert Audi
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2014
Democratic states must protect the liberty of citizens and must accommodate both religious liberty and cultural diversity. This democratic imperative is one reason for the increasing secularity of mos ... Read more

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Egods: Faith Versus Fantasy in Computer Gaming

ISBN : 9780199935833

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¥4,455
Author: 
William Sims Bainbridge
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 236 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
William Bainbridge takes an in-depth look at the fantasy religions that exist in 34 different massively multiplayer online roleplaying games. He categorizes the religions, noting similarities across t ... Read more

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Faith and Wisdom in Science

ISBN : 9780198702610

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¥4,466
Author: 
Tom McLeish
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 223 mm
Pub date
May 2014
Communicates science from within real stories over a timespan of millennia Argues that science can be a deeply religious activity Takes the most significant Biblical book for science to be Job ... Read more

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Faith in the New Millennium: The Future of Religion and American Politics

ISBN : 9780199372690

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¥16,170
Author: 
Matthew Avery Sutton; Darren Dochuk
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Feb 2016
In the last few decades, all major presidential candidates have openly discussed the role of faith in their lives, sharing their religious beliefs and church commitments with the media and their const ... Read more

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