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Vedic Voices: Intimate Narratives of Living Andhra Traditions

ISBN : 9780199397693

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¥5,687
Author: 
David M. Knipe
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
154 x 231 mm
Pub date
Apr 2015
For countless generations families have lived in isolated communities in the Godavari Delta of coastal Andhra Pradesh, learning and reciting their legacy of Vedas, performing daily offerings and occas ... Read more

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Veiling Esther, Unveiling Her Story: The Reception of a Biblical Book in Islamic Lands

ISBN : 9780198797227

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¥10,956
Author: 
Adam J. Silverstein
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Nov 2018
Series
Oxford Studies in Abrahamic Religions
Veiling Esther, Unveiling Her Story: The Reception of a Biblical Book in Islamic Lands examines the ways in which the Biblical Book of Esther was read, understood, and used in Muslim lands, from ancie ... Read more

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Victorian Christianity and Emigrant Voyages to British Colonies c.1840 - c.1914

ISBN : 9780198724247

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¥12,782
Author: 
Rowan Strong
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2017
Victorian Christianity and Emigrant Voyages to British Colonies c.1840 - c.1914 considers the religious component of the nineteenth-century British and Irish emigration experience. It examines the var ... Read more

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Victorian Religious Revivals: Culture and Piety in Local and Global Contexts

ISBN : 9780199575480

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¥16,434
Author: 
David Bebbington
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
Revivals are outbursts of religious enthusiasm in which there are numerous conversions. In this book the phenomenon of revival is set in its broad historical and historiographical context. David Beb ... Read more

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Violence and Personhood in Ancient Israel and Comparative Contexts

ISBN : 9780198784531

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¥10,956
Author: 
T. M. Lemos
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2017
Violence and Personhood in Ancient Israel and Comparative Contexts is the first book-length work on personhood in ancient Israel. T. M. Lemos reveals widespread intersections between violence and pers ... Read more

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Violent Rituals of the Hebrew Bible

ISBN : 9780190681906

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¥11,396
Author: 
Saul M. Olyan
Pages
168 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Dec 2019
Although seldom studied by biblical scholars as a discrete phenomenon, ritual violence is mentioned frequently in biblical texts, and includes ritual actions such as disfigurement of corpses, destruct ... Read more

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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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