Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Religious History Books

You are currently browsing 171–180 of 246 new and published books in the subject of Religious History — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 18

  1. Science and Spirituality

    The Volatile Connection

    By David Knight

    Until the end of the eighteenth century, almost everyone believed that the empirical world of science could produce evidence for a wise and loving God. By the twenty-first century this comforting certainty has almost vanished. What caused such a cataclysmic change in attitudes to science and to the...

    Published September 25th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Elizabethan Non-Conformist Texts

    Edited by Leland H. Carlson, Albert Peel

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    Originally published in the 1950s by George Allen & Unwin.When originally published, these volumes were making available very rare material (tracts and manuscripts etc.) for the very first time. Most of the documents exist in their original state as difficult to locate, read and understand - for...

    Published September 11th 2003 by Routledge

  3. The Writings of John Greenwood 1587-1590, together with the joint writings of Henry Barrow and John Greenwood 1587-1590

    By John Greenwood

    Henry Barrow and John Greenwood are the fathers of Elizabethan Separatism. Unlike Robert Browne, they refused to compromise their beliefs or conform to Anglicanism and as a consequence they died in 1593 - as martyrs for their steadfast adherence to the principles of English Congregationalism....

    Published September 11th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Shinto

    A Short History

    Edited by Nobutaka Inoue, Endo Jun, Mori Mizue, Ito Satoshi

    Shinto - A Short History provides an introductory outline of the historical development of Shinto from the ancient period of Japanese history until the present day. Shinto does not offer a readily identifiable set of teachings, rituals or beliefs; individual shrines and kami deities have led their...

    Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge

  5. A Short History of the Papacy in the Middle Ages

    2nd Edition

    By Walter Ullmann

    This classic text outlines the development of the Papacy as an institution in the Middle Ages. With profound knowledge, insight and sophistication, Walter Ullmann traces the course of papal history from the late Roman Empire to its eventual decline in the Renaissance. The focus of this survey is on...

    Published December 19th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Princes, Pastors and People

    The Church and Religion in England, 1500–1689, 2nd Edition

    By Susan Doran, Christopher Durston

    Princes, Pastors and People traces the many changes in religious life that took place in the turbulent years of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth centuries. It is designed to make accessible to readers much of the most recent research, and to guide them through the major historical controversies of...

    Published December 12th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Martin Luther King Jr

    By Peter J. Ling, Peter J. Ling

    Series: Routledge Historical Biographies

    This new biography of the most celebrated African American in history provides a thorough re-examination of both the man and the Civil Rights Movement, showing how King grew into his leadership role and kept his faith when the movement weakened after 1965. Drawing on recent scholarship on the Civil...

    Published July 11th 2002 by Routledge

  8. The Invention of Saintliness

    Edited by Anneke B. Mulder-Bakker

    Series: Routledge Studies in Medieval Religion and Culture

    This volume discusses, from an historical and literary angle, the ways in which sanctification and the inscription of saintliness take place. Going beyond the traditional categories of canonization, cult, liturgical veneration and hagiographical lives, the work raises fundamental issues concerning...

    Published June 20th 2002 by Routledge

  9. The Early Christian Centuries

    By Philip Rousseau

    Charting the first six hundred years of the Christian movement, THE EARLY CHRISTIAN CENTURIES carries the reader from the world of second-temple Judaism to the Byzantine age, the rise of Islam, and the beginnings of medieval European polities.With a combination of rare tact and acuity, Philip...

    Published April 12th 2002 by Routledge

  10. The Witchcraft Reader

    Edited by Darren Oldridge

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    Published October 25th 2001 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Invention of Saintliness
    Edited by Anneke B. Mulder-Bakker
    To Be Published January 5th 2015
  2. The Selected Works of Marc Bloch
    By Marc Bloch
    To Be Published January 9th 2015
  3. Routledge Companion to Christianity in Africa
    Edited by Elias Bongmba
    To Be Published January 15th 2015
  4. Bhakti and Embodiment: Fashioning Divine Bodies and Devotional Bodies in Krsna Bhakti
    By Barbara A. Holdrege
    To Be Published February 5th 2015
  5. David’s Jerusalem: Between Memory and History
    By Daniel Pioske
    To Be Published February 20th 2015

Find more forthcoming books