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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Religion and the Rise of Democracy

    By Graham Maddox

    In a major original study, Graham Maddox analyses the role of religion in the development of democracy from the tribes of ancient Israel to the present day. The book contrasts Athenian direct democracy with the Old Testament monarchy in which the concept of religious opposition - vital to modern...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Hegel-Arg Philosophers

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

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Dictionary of Ethics, Theology and Society

    By Paul A. B. Clarke, Andrew Linzey

    This Dictionary provides a unique and groundbreaking survey of both the historical and contemporary interrelations between ethics, theology and society. In over 250 separately-authored entries, a selection of the world's leading scholars from many disciplines and many denominations present their...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Divine Heiress

    The Virgin Mary and the Making of Christian Constantinople

    By Vasiliki Limberis

    Divine Heiress explores the vital role of the Virgin Mary in the cultural and religious life of Constantinople in late antiquity. It shows how she was transformed from a humble Jewish maiden into a divine figure and supernatural protector of Constantinople.Vasiliki Limberis examines the cult of...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge