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  1. Genesis

    Procreation and the Politics of Identity

    By Mark G. Brett

    Series: Old Testament Readings

    Combining insights from social and literary theory as well as traditional historical studies, Mark Brett argues that the first book of the Bible can be read as resistance literature.Placing the theological text firmly within its socio-political context, he shows that the editors of Genesis were...

    Published July 20th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Cyril of Alexandria

    By Norman Russell

    Series: The Early Church Fathers

    As a ruler of the church of Alexander and president of the Third Ecumenical Council of 431, Cyril was one of the most powerful men of the fifth century. Not only did he define the concept of christological orthodoxy for the next two centuries, but he is also often regarded as an unscrupulous cleric...

    Published April 13th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Divine Economy

    Theology and the Market

    By D. Stephen Long

    Series: Routledge Radical Orthodoxy

    What has theology to do with economics? They are both sciences of human action, but have traditionally been treated as very separate disciplines. Divine Economy is the first book to address the need for an active dialogue between the two.D. Stephen Long traces three strategies which have been used...

    Published March 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  4. Understanding Early Christian Art

    By Robin Margaret Jensen

    Understanding Early Christian Art is designed for students of both religion and of art history. It makes the critical tools of art historians accessible to students of religion, to help them understand better the visual representations of Christianity. It will also aid art historians in...

    Published February 17th 2000 by Routledge

  5. God and Modernity

    A New and Better Way To Do Theology

    By Andrew Shanks

    For the past four hundred years, theological debate has been dominated by a fundamental divide: between the liberals, with strong loyalties to the secularity of the secular state and university on the one hand, and the neo-orthodox, insisting on the absolute priority of a proper loyalty to the...

    Published November 18th 1999 by Routledge

  6. John Chrysostom

    By Pauline Allen, Wendy Mayer

    Series: The Early Church Fathers

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

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Foucault and Religion

    By Jeremy Carrette

    Foucault and Religion is the first major study of Michel Foucault in relation and response to Religion. Jeremy Carrette offers us a challenging new look at Foucault's work and addresses a religious dimension that has previously been neglected. We see that prior to Foucault's infamous unpublished...

    Published November 4th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Archaeology and the Bible

    By John Laughlin

    Series: Approaching the Ancient World

    This book challenges readers to consider whether archaeology explains the Bible.Archaeology and the Bible examines new developments in archaeological finds in the Near East, particularly Palestine, that are related to the Bible. New methodologies, regional surveys and creative syntheses have all...

    Published October 28th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Jewish and Christian Doctrines

    The Classics Compared

    By Bruce Chilton, Jacob Neusner

    Jewish and Christian Doctrines presents a concise and lucid introduction to the foundations of Judaism and Christianity. The authors explore key documents ofJudaism and Christianity to elucidate and illuminate the doctrinal issues which the documents raise and to examine the similarities and...

    Published September 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  10. God and the Creative Imagination

    Metaphor, Symbol and Myth in Religion and Theology

    By Paul Avis

    'A mere metaphor', 'only symbolic', 'just a myth' - these tell tale phrases reveal how figurative language has been cheapened and devalued in our modern and postmodern culture. In God and the Creative Imagination, Paul Avis argues the contrary: we see that actually, metaphor, symbol and myth, are...

    Published August 12th 1999 by Routledge