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  1. America, Amerikkka

    Elect Nation and Imperial Violence

    By Rosemary Radford Ruether

    America views itself as a nation inhabiting a 'promised land' and enjoying a favoured relation with God. This view of unique election has been coupled with racial exclusivism and the marginalization of non-white citizens. 'America, Amerikkka' traces the historical and ideological patterns behind...

    Published December 31st 2006 by Routledge

  2. Religion in India

    A Historical Introduction

    By Fred W. Clothey

    Religion in India is an ideal first introduction to India's fascinating and varied religious history. Fred Clothey surveys the religions of India from prehistory and Indo-European migration through to the modern period. Exploring the interactions between different religious movements over time, and...

    Published December 20th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Religious Discrimination and Hatred Law

    By Neil Addison

    Dealing with this new and controversial area, this is the first comprehensive guide to religious discrimination and hatred legislation. Written by a practising barrister, experienced in all courts and tribunals, this book uses many practical examples covering all forms of religious belief....

    Published December 6th 2006 by Routledge-Cavendish

  4. Political Islam

    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

    Edited by Barry Rubin

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  5. Religion and Violence in South Asia

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by John Hinnells, Richard King

    Do religions justify and cause violence or are they more appropriately seen as forces for peace and tolerance? Featuring contributions from international experts in the field, this book explores the debate that has emerged in the context of secular modernity about whether religion is a primary...

    Published November 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  6. Art as Theology

    From the Postmodern to the Medieval

    By Andreas Andreapoulos

    Religion and spirituality are key aspects of the contemporary art scene. Following Ronald Barthes' 'death of the author' - which argued for the dissociation of work from creator - works of art have withdrawn as independent objects, giving way to a growing religious awareness or practice. 'Art and...

    Published October 31st 2006 by Routledge

  7. A History of Women's Seclusion in the Middle East

    The Veil in the Looking Glass

    By J Dianne Garner, Linn Prentis

    Learn how the seclusion of women can be used as a feminist defense against exploitation—and as an empowering forceInternationally acclaimed author Ann Chamberlin’s book, A History of Women’s Seclusion in the Middle East: The Veil in the Looking Glass is a critical...

    Published October 11th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Mother Teresa

    Saint or Celebrity?

    By Gëzim Alpion

    Mother Teresa was one of the most written about and publicised women in modern times. Apart from Pope John Paul II, she was arguably the most advertised religious celebrity in the last quarter of the twentieth century. During her lifetime as well as posthumously, Mother Teresa...

    Published October 5th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Health Through Faith and Community

    A Study Resource for Christian Faith Communities to Promote Personal and Social Well-Being

    By James W Ellor

    Use your personal faith to spread the health!Health Through Faith and Community is a unique study guide that encourages Christian congregations to enhance the well-being of individual church members as well as society as a whole. Presented as eight study sessions that can be used independently or...

    Published September 5th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Reweaving the Relational Mat

    A Christian Response to Violence Against Women from Oceania

    By Joan Filemoni-Tofaeono, Lydia Johnson

    Church theology and practice have been accused of colluding in the oppression of women. The ideology of patriarchy is a major factor behind the control and subordination of women. 'Reweaving the Relational Mat' presents women's experiences of violence in Oceania. Drawing on theological and...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Routledge