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Virtually Sacred: Myth and Meaning in World of Warcraft and Second Life

ISBN : 9780199344697

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¥5,995
Author: 
Robert M. Geraci
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
Millions of users have taken up residence in virtual worlds, and in those worlds they find opportunities to revisit and rewrite their religious lives. Robert Geraci argues that virtual worlds and vide ... Read more

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Virtues of Greatness in the Arabic Tradition

ISBN : 9780198842828

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¥7,304
Author: 
Sophia Vasalou
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
There are few ideals of character as distinctive and divisive as the ancient virtue of 'greatness of soul'. A larger-than-life virtue embodying nothing less than a vision of human greatness, it has of ... Read more

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Visionary Religion and Radicalism in Early Industrial England: From Southcott to Socialism

ISBN : 9780199663873

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¥17,347
Author: 
Philip Lockley
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
The political potential of millenarian religion has long exercised the interests of scholars of western history and religion. The religious vision of an imminent messianic age in modernity was once co ... Read more

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Visions of Religion: Experience, Meaning, and Power

ISBN : 9780199387403

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¥12,628
Author: 
Stephen S. Bush
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
Series
AAR Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion
Three understandings of the nature of religion-religion as experience, symbolic meaning, and power-have dominated scholarly discussions, in succession, for the past hundred years. Proponents of each o ... Read more

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Voice of the Buddha: Buddhaghosa on the Immeasurable Words

ISBN : 9780190906658

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¥15,246
Author: 
Maria Heim
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
How did ancient Buddhists read and interpret the Buddha's words? In Voice of the Buddha, Maria Heim reads the early Buddhist scriptures with Buddhaghosa, the principal commentator, editor, and transla ... Read more

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Waiting on Grace: A Theology of Dialogue

ISBN : 9780198842194

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¥10,956
Author: 
Michael Barnes
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 135 mm
Pub date
Jan 2020
Whereas much theology of religions regards 'the other' as a problem to be solved, this book begins with a Church called to witness to its faith in a multicultural world by practising a generous yet ri ... Read more

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Wandering in Darkness: Narrative and the Problem of Suffering

ISBN : 9780199659302

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¥5,753
Author: 
Eleonore Stump
Pages
688 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
170 x 245 mm
Pub date
Sep 2012
Only the most naive or tendentious among us would deny the extent and intensity of suffering in the world. Can one hold, consistently with the common view of suffering in the world, that there is an o ... Read more

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Wandering in Darkness: Narrative and the Problem of Suffering

ISBN : 9780199277421

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¥16,071
Author: 
Eleonore Stump
Pages
690 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
181 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2010
Only the most naive or tendentious among us would deny the extent and intensity of suffering in the world. Can one hold, consistently with the common view of suffering in the world, that there is an o ... Read more

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Western European Liberation Theology: The First Wave (1924-1959)

ISBN : 9780198743255

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¥5,841
Author: 
Gerd-Rainer Horn
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
Western European Liberation Theology is the first comprehensive survey of the development of a distinct, progressive variant of Catholicism in twentieth-century Western Europe. This Left Catholicism s ... Read more

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Western Sufism: From the Abbasids to the New Age

ISBN : 9780199977642

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¥5,390
Author: 
Mark Sedgwick
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2016
Western Sufism is sometimes dismissed as a relatively recent "new age" phenomenon, but in this book, Mark Sedgwick argues that it actually has very deep roots, both in the Muslim world and in the West ... Read more

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