Bringing Back the Social into the Sociology of Religion by Véronique Altglas and Matthew Wood

Title: Bringing Back the Social Into the Sociology of Religion Author: Véronique Altglas, Matthew Wood, Genre: Religion Publisher: Studies in Critical Research o Release Date: July 26, 2018 Pages: 220 The contributors to this book explore how ‘bringing the social back into the sociology of religion’ allows a better understanding of contemporary religious life. They […]

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Friedrich Max Muller and the Sacred Books of the East

Title: Friedrich Max Muller and the Sacred Books of the East Author: Professor of the History of Christianity and Philosophy Arie L Molendijk Publisher: Oxford University Press Release Date: October 4, 2016 Pages: 256 This volume offers a critical analysis of one the most ambitious editorial projects of late Victorian Britain: the edition of the […]

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Ronald Knox: A Man for All Seasons, Essays on His life and works with selections from his published and unpublished writings

Title: Ronald Knox: A Man for All Seasons, Essays on His life and works with selections from his published and unpublished writings Author: Francesca Bugliani Knox Genre: Authors, English Release Date: September 9, 2016 Pages: 416 Ronald Knox occupies a conspicuous role in English religious, cultural and literary history, and he was also one of […]

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Shinto: A History

Title: Shinto: A History Author: Helen Hardacre Genre: Shinto Publisher: Oxford University Press Release Date: December 1, 2016 Pages: 720 Distinguished scholar of Japanese religions and culture Helen Hardacre offers the first comprehensive history of Shinto, the ancient and vibrant tradition whose colorful rituals are still practiced today. Under the ideal of Shinto, a divinely […]

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