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  1. Asceticism and the New Testament

    Edited by Leif E. Vaage, Vincent L. Wimbush

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

    Published June 27th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Hindu Psychology

    Its Meaning for the West

    By Swami Akhilananda

    The six volume Psychology ann Religion set of the International Library of Psychology explores the interface between psychology and religion, looking at aspects of religious belief and mysticism as related to the study of human consciousness. Hindu Psychology looks at the relevance of Hindu belief...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  3. Comparing Religions Through Law

    Judaism and Islam

    By Jacob Neusner, Tamara Sonn

    Comparing Religions Through Law offers a ground- breaking study which compares these two religions through shared dominant structures. In the case of Judaism and Islam the dominant structure is law.Comparing Religions Through Law presents an innovative and sometimes controversial study of the...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  4. Death, Burial and Rebirth in the Religions of Antiquity

    By Jon Davies

    Series: Religion in the First Christian Centuries

    In Death, Burial and Rebirth in the Religions of Antiquity, Jon Davies charts the significance of death to the emerging religious cults in the pre-Christian and early Christian world. He analyses the varied burial rituals and examines the different notions of the afterlife. Among the areas covered...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  5. Emptiness Appraised

    A Critical Study of Nagarjuna's Philosophy

    By David F. Burton

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

    Emptiness means that all entities are empty of, or lack, inherent existence - entities have a merely conceptual, constructed existence. Though Nagarjuna advocates the Middle Way, his philosophy of emptiness nevertheless entails nihilism, and his critiques of the Nyaya theory of knowledge are shown...

    Published June 21st 1999 by Routledge

  6. Pain and Its Ending

    The Four Noble Truths in the Theravada Buddhist Canon

    By Carol Anderson

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

    Demonstrates how the four noble truths are used thorughout the Pali canon as a symbol of Buddha's enlightenment and as a doctrine within a larger network of Buddha's teachings. Their unique nature rests in their function as a proposition and as a symbol in the Theravada canon....

    Published June 10th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Miracles in Greco-Roman Antiquity

    A Sourcebook for the Study of New Testament Miracle Stories

    By Wendy Cotter C.S.J

    Miracles in Greco-Roman Antiquity presents a collection in translation of miracle stories from the ancient world. The material is divided up into four main categories including healing, exorcism, nature and raising the dead.Wendy Cotter, in an introduction and notes to the selections,...

    Published June 9th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Why Gods Persist

    A Scientific Approach to Religion

    By Robert A. Hinde

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

    Published May 12th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Sacred Languages and Sacred Texts

    By John Sawyer

    Series: Religion in the First Christian Centuries

    Sacred Languages and Sacred Texts is the first comprehensive study of the role of languages and texts in the religions of the Greco-Roman world, including Judaism and Christianity.It explores bilingualism, language learning, literacy, book production and translation, as well as some of the more...

    Published May 12th 1999 by Routledge

  10. The Postzionism Debates

    Knowledge and Power in Israeli Culture

    By Laurence J. Silberstein

    The struggle for postzionism is a conflict over national memory and the control of cultural and physical space. Laurence J. Silberstein analyzes the phenomenon of postzionism and provides an intervention into this debate....

    Published May 6th 1999 by Routledge