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  1. Queering Religion, Religious Queers

    Edited by Yvette Taylor, Ria Snowdon

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    This collection considers how religious identity interplays with other forms and contexts of identity, specifically those related to sexual identity. It asks how these intersections are formed, negotiated and resisted across time and places, including the UK, Europe, North America, Australia, and...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Science and Religion

    One Planet, Many Possibilities

    Edited by Lucas F. Johnston, Whitney Bauman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    This collection offers new perspectives on the study of science and religion, bringing together articles that highlight the differences between epistemological systems and call into question the dominant narrative of modern science. The volume provides historical context for the contemporary...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. God and Natural Order

    Physics, Philosophy, and Theology

    By Shaun C. Henson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    In God and Natural Order: Physics, Philosophy, and Theology, Shaun Henson brings a theological approach to bear on contemporary scientific and philosophical debates on the ordered or disordered nature of the universe. Henson engages arguments for a unified theory of the laws of nature, a concept...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Contemporary Jewish Writing

    Austria After Waldheim

    By Andrea Reiter

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    This book examines Jewish writers and intellectuals in Austria, analyzing filmic and electronic media alongside more traditional publication formats over the last 25 years. Beginning with the Waldheim affair and the rhetorical response by the three most prominent members of the survivor generation...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. A Theology of Community Organizing

    Power to the People

    By Chris Shannahan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    The rising importance of community organizing in the US and more recently in Britain has coincided with the developing significance of social movements and identity politics, debates about citizenship, social capital, civil society, and religion in the public sphere. At a time when participation in...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Religious Ethics and Migration

    Doing Justice to Undocumented Workers

    By Ilsup Ahn

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    What does it mean to provide justice for undocumented workers who have been living among us without proper legal documentation? How can we do justice to the undocumented migrants who have been doing the low-skilled, low-paid jobs unwanted by citizens? Why should we even try to do justice for people...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Religious Conversion and Identity

    The Semiotic Analysis of Texts

    By Massimo Leone

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    The way in which people change and represent their spiritual evolution is often determined by recurrent language structures. Through the analysis of ancient and modern stories and their words and images, this book describes the nature of conversion through explorations of the encounter with the...

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Globalization and Orthodox Christianity

    The Transformations of a Religious Tradition

    By Victor Roudometof

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    With approximately 200 to 300 million adherents worldwide, Orthodox Christianity is among the largest branches of Christianity, yet it remains relatively understudied. This book examines the rich and complex entanglements between Orthodox Christianity and globalization, offering a substantive...

    Published October 4th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Language, Desire and Theology

    A Genealogy of the Will to Speak

    By Noëlle Vahanian

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    This interesting and provocative work develops a new theological approach to language in the light of contemporary critical theory....

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  10. An Introduction to Jacob Boehme

    Four Centuries of Thought and Reception

    Edited by Ariel Hessayon, Sarah Apetrei

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    This volume brings together for the first time some of the world’s leading authorities on the German mystic Jacob Boehme, to illuminate his thought and its reception over four centuries for the benefit of students and advanced scholars alike. Boehme’s theosophical works have influenced Western...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Sainthood and Race: Marked Flesh, Holy Flesh
    Edited by Molly H. Bassett, Vincent W. Lloyd
    To Be Published September 3rd 2014
  2. Making European Muslims: Religious Socialization Among Young Muslims in Scandinavia and Western Europe
    Edited by Mark Sedgwick
    To Be Published September 11th 2014
  3. Gender and Power in Contemporary Spirituality: Ethnographic Approaches
    Edited by Anna Fedele, Kim Knibbe
    To Be Published November 3rd 2014
  4. Teaching the Historical Jesus: Issues and Exegesis
    Edited by Zev Garber
    To Be Published December 17th 2014
  5. David’s Jerusalem: Between Memory and History
    By Daniel Pioske
    To Be Published January 14th 2015
  6. Eschatology and the Technological Future
    By Michael S. Burdett
    To Be Published January 18th 2015
  7. Resurrection and Reception in Early Christianity
    By Richard C. Miller
    To Be Published January 19th 2015

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