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

ISBN : 9780190277154

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¥16,170
Author: 
Karl W. Giberson
Pages
374 Pages
Format
Hardcover
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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Angels: A History

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Author: 
David Albert Jones
Pub date
Mar 2010
What are angels? Where were they first encountered? Can we distinguish angels from gods, faeries, ghosts, and aliens? And why do they remain so popular? In this introduction to the history of angels, ... Read more

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Atoms and Eden: Conversations on Religion and Science

ISBN : 9780199743162

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¥2,761
Author: 
Steve Paulson
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jan 2011
Here is an unprecedented collection of twenty freewheeling and revealing interviews with major players in the ongoing-and increasingly heated-debate about the relationship between religion and science ... 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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Devoted to Death: Santa Muerte, the Skeleton Saint

ISBN : 9780199764655

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¥4,147
Author: 
R.Andrew Chesnut
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
139 x 209 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
R. Andrew Chesnut offers a fascinating portrayal of Santa Muerte, a skeleton saint whose cult has attracted millions of devotees over the past decade. Although condemned by mainstream churches, this f ... Read more

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Divine Powers in Late Antiquity

ISBN : 9780198767206

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¥11,869
Author: 
Anna Marmodoro; Irini-Fotini Viltanioti
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Feb 2017
Is power the essence of divinity, or are divine powers distinct from divine essence? Are they divine hypostases or are they divine attributes? Are powers such as omnipotence, omniscience, etc. modes o ... Read more

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Free Will and Classical Theism: The Significance of Freedom in Perfect Being Theology

ISBN : 9780190611200

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¥12,012
Author: 
Hugh J. McCann
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Feb 2017
The articles in the present collection deal with the religious dimension of the problem of free will. All of the papers also have implications for broader philosophical and theological issues, and wil ... Read more

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God: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198708957

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¥1,628
Author: 
John Bowker
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 173 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explores how theologians and philosophers have tried to answer some of the key questions about God Considers why some people believe in a God and others do not Looks at a variety of different r ... Read more

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Heaven on Earth: The Varieties of the Millennial Experience

ISBN : 9780199753598

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¥6,303
Author: 
Richard Landes
Pages
520 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Sep 2011
Millennialists through the ages have looked forward to the apocalyptic moment that will radically transform society into heaven on earth. They have delivered withering critiques of their own civilizat ... Read more

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Mapping the Afterlife: From Homer to Dante

ISBN : 9780190670481

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¥13,090
Author: 
Emma Gee
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Jan 2020
This book is a tour of Afterlife landscapes from Homer to Dante. It argues that the topography of the Afterlife in Greek and Roman tradition, and in Dante, reflects the state of 'scientific' knowledg ... Read more

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