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  1. Introducing Anthropology of Religion

    Culture to the Ultimate

    By Jack David Eller

    This lively and readable survey introduces students to key areas of the field and shows how to apply an anthropological approach to the study of contemporary world religions. Written by an experienced teacher, it covers all of the traditional topics of anthropology of religion, including...

    Published July 15th 2007 by Routledge

  2. God and Evolution

    A Reader

    Edited by Mary Kathleen Cunningham

    How can we reconcile belief in God and Darwinism, divine action and an evolutionary world? The first book of its kind, this Reader represents the diversity of views which surround the interaction of evolutionary theory and the Christian tradition. Ideal for students with no previous knowledge of...

    Published July 15th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Predatory Priests, Silenced Victims

    The Sexual Abuse Crisis and the Catholic Church

    Edited by Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea, Virginia Goldner

    The sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church captured headlines and mobilized public outrage in January 2002. But much of the commentary that immediately followed was reductionistic, focusing on single "causes" of clerical abuse such as mandatory celibacy, homosexuality, sexual repressiveness or...

    Published May 29th 2007 by Routledge

  4. The New Politics of Islam

    Pan-Islamic Foreign Policy in a World of States

    By Naveed S. Sheikh

    Series: Islamic Studies Series

    This is a timely study of the international relations of Islamic states, dealing both with the evolving theory of pan-Islamism from classical to post-caliphal times and the foreign-policy practice of contemporary states, especially Saudi Arabia, Iran and Pakistan, from the colonial period to the...

    Published May 15th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Islam and Political Legitimacy

    Edited by Shahram Akbarzadeh, Abdullah Saeed

    Akbarzadeh and Saeed explore one of the most challenging issues facing the Muslim world: the Islamisation of political power. They present a comparative analysis of Muslim societies in West, South, Central and South East Asia and highlight the immediacy of the challenge for the political leadership...

    Published May 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  6. Creating Safe Environments for LGBT Students

    A Catholic Schools Perspective

    Make sure your Catholic school's LGBT students are getting the support they need Creating Safe Environments for LGBT Students is a comprehensive training guidebook for educators who are committed to diversity and the full inclusion of LGBT students in every aspect of the Catholic high school...

    Published March 1st 2007 by Routledge

  7. Religious Fundamentalism and Social Identity

    By Peter Herriot

    The attacks on the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon in the United States of September 11th, 2001 brought the phenomenon of religious fundamentalism to the world's attention.Sociological research has clearly demonstrated that fundamentalists are primarily reacting against modernity, and believe...

    Published January 24th 2007 by Routledge

  8. America, Amerikkka

    Elect Nation and Imperial Violence

    By Rosemary Radford Ruether

    Series: Religion and Violence

    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

  9. 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

  10. 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