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  1. Religious Organizations and Democratization: Case Studies from Contemporary Asia

    Case Studies from Contemporary Asia

    By Tun-jen Cheng, Deborah A. Brown

    Since the terrorist attacks on 9/11, the political roles of religious institutions and groups have captured inernational attention. This book examines how religious institutions and organizations in various Asian countries are influencing democratic development and the shaping of government...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Religion and Politics in Russia: A Reader

    A Reader

    By Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer

    Russia is not only vast, it is also culturally diverse, the core of an empire that spanned Eurasia. In addition to the majority Russian Orthodox and various other Christian groups, the Russian Federation includes large communities of Muslims, Jews, Buddhists, and members of other religious groups,...

    Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Intangible Natural Heritage

    New Perspectives on Natural Objects

    Edited by Eric Dorfman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Heritage

    The topic of intangible natural heritage is new, recently emerging as an important subject of inquiry. It describes the untouchable elements of the environment that combine to create natural objects, and help define our relationship to them. These elements can be sensory, like auditory landscapes,...

    Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Dewey-Arg Philosophers

    By J.E. Tiles

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Constructing Identities in Late Antiquity

    Edited by Richard Miles

    The essays in Constructing Identities in Late Antiquity concern themselves with the theme of identity, an increasingly popular topic in Classical studies. Through detailed discussions of particular Roman texts and images, the contributors show not only how these texts were used to create and...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. From Good Goddess to Vestal Virgins

    Sex and Category in Roman Religion

    By Ariadne Staples

    Ariadne Staples provides an arresting and original analysis of the role of women in Roman society, which challenges traditionally held views and provokes further questions....

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Pantheism

    A Non-Theistic Concept of Deity

    By Michael P. Levine

    Many people who do not believe in God believe that 'everything is God' - that everything is part of an all-inclusive divine unity. In Pantheism, this concept is presented as a legitimate position and its philosophical basis is examined. Michael Levine compares it to theism, and discusses the scope...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Counterheritage

    Critical Perspectives on Heritage Conservation in Asia

    By Denis Byrne

    Series: Routledge Studies in Heritage

    The claim that heritage practice in Asia is Eurocentric may be well-founded, but the view that local people in Asia need to be educated by heritage practitioners and governments to properly conserve their heritage distracts from the responsibility of educating oneself about the local-popular...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. God and Greater Britain

    Religion and National Life in Britain and Ireland, 1843-1945

    By John Wolffe

    Concern and debate over the role of religion in the make up of the United Kingdom is a contemporaneously relevant as it was in the nineteenth century. God and Greater Britain is a survey of the contribution of religion to society, politics, culture and national self-understanding in Britain and...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Hegel-Arg Philosophers

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge