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Controversial New Religions (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199315314

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¥5,390
Author: 
James R. Lewis;Jesper Aagaard Petersen
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
158 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2014
In terms of public opinion, new religious movements are considered controversial for a variety of reasons. Their social organization often runs counter to popular expectations by experimenting with co ... Read more

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Crossing the Lines of Caste: Visvamitra and the Construction of Brahmin Power in Hindu Mythology

ISBN : 9780199341108

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¥16,170
Author: 
Adheesh A. Sathaye
Pages
334 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 237 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
What does it mean to be a Brahmin, and what could it mean to become one? Over the years, intellectuals and dogmatists have offered plenty of answers to the first question, but the latter presents a cu ... Read more

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Crossing the Lines of Caste: Visvamitra and the Construction of Brahmin Power in Hindu Mythology

ISBN : 9780199341115

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¥5,687
Author: 
Adheesh A. Sathaye
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
165 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
What does it mean to be a Brahmin, and what could it mean to become one? Over the years, intellectuals and dogmatists have offered plenty of answers to the first question, but the latter presents a cu ... Read more

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Desiring the Good: Ancient Proposals and Contemporary Theory

ISBN : 9780190692476

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¥10,010
Author: 
Katja Maria Vogt
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Desiring the Good defends a novel and distinctive approach in ethics that is inspired by ancient philosophy. Ethics, according to this approach, starts from one question and its most immediate answer: ... Read more

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Devotional Sovereignty: Kingship and Religion in India

ISBN : 9780190088897

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¥15,246
Author: 
Caleb Simmons
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Jan 2020
Devotional Sovereignty: Kingship and Religion in India investigates the shifting conceptualization of sovereignty in the South Indian kingdom of Mysore during the reigns of Tipu Sultan (r. 1782-1799) ... Read more

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Dhammapada

ISBN : 9780199555130

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¥1,463
Author: 
John Ross Carter; Mahinda Palihawadana
Pages
112 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Oct 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The Dhammapada, the Pali version of one of the most popular texts of the Buddhist canon, ranks among the classics of the world's great religious literature. Like all religious texts in Pali, the Dhamm ... Read more

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Discoveries in the Judaean Desert XXXII: Qumran Cave 1.II - The Isaiah Scrolls: Part 2: Introductions, Commentary, and Textual Variants

ISBN : 9780199566679

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¥22,825
Author: 
Eugene Ulrich; Peter W. Flint
Pages
280 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
242 x 320 mm
Pub date
Jan 2011
Series
Discoveries in the Judaean Desert
DJD XXXII presents the first full critical edition of the Great Isaiah Scroll (1QIsa]a) and the Hebrew University Isaiah Scroll (1QIsa]b), which constitute almost 30% of all the preserved biblical mat ... Read more

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Discoveries in the Judaean Desert XXXII: Qumran Cave 1.II: The Isaiah Scrolls: Part 1: Plates and Transcriptions

ISBN : 9780199566662

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¥28,303
Author: 
Eugene Ulrich; Peter W. Flint
Pages
184 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
239 x 320 mm
Pub date
Jan 2011
Series
Discoveries in the Judaean Desert
DJD XXXII presents the first full critical edition of the Great Isaiah Scroll (1QIsa]a) and the Hebrew University Isaiah Scroll (1QIsa]b), which constitute almost 30% of all the preserved biblical mat ... Read more

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Divine Epiphany in Greek Literature and Culture

ISBN : 9780198723929

Price(incl.tax): 
¥21,912
Author: 
Georgia Petridou
Pages
472 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
In ancient Greece, epiphanies were embedded in cultural production, and employed by the socio-political elite in both perpetuating pre-existing power-structures and constructing new ones. This volume ... Read more

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Divine Words, Female Voices: Muslima Explorations in Comparative Feminist Theology

ISBN : 9780190653378

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¥11,396
Author: 
Jerusha Tanner Lamptey
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
The relationship between Islam and feminism is complex. There are many Muslim scholars who fervently promote women's equality. At the same time, there is ambivalence regarding the general norms, termi ... Read more

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