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Major Works: Forthcoming Religion

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

Forthcoming Books – Page 1

  1. The Archeology of the New Testament

    The Mediterranean World of the Early Christian Apostles

    By Jack Finegan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

    This book provides an introduction to the Mediterranean world in which the early Christian apostles moved. Drawing on the geographic setting and available archaeological materials to create a sense of the contemporary environment, the book traces the 15,000 mile travels of Paul, whose world was...

    To Be Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Archaeology in the Holy Land

    By Kathleen M. Kenyon

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

    This classic book, extensively revised in 1979, includes the most important archaeological discoveries of that time made regarding both the pre-biblical and biblical history of Palestine. The earliest archaeological finds in Palestine reveal man’s presence as early as 9000 B.C., about 6000 years...

    To Be Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Muhammad CC 4V

    Edited by Andreas Goerke

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    Muhammad, the prophet of Islam, is undoubtebly one of the most influential persons in history. He is not only the founder of one of the world religions, but has served as a role model for Muslims throughout history. The records of his deeds and sayings are among the most important sources in...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Taoism

    Edited by Russell Kirkland

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    Among the world’s major religions, and as one of the five religions officially recognized in the People’s Republic of China, Taoism is undoubtedly the most incompletely known and most poorly understood. This new four-volume collection from Routledge meets the need for an authoritative anthology to...

    To Be Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Moral Reasoning Vol 2

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Wheel of Death

    Writings from Zen Buddhist and Other Sources

    By Philip Kapleau

    Originally published in 1972, this anthology examines death through the eyes of great Buddhist, Taoist, Hindu and Western masters. Instructions and specific rites are set forth to enable people to guide the mind of the dying through death and the Intermediate stage which follows. The sections of...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Comparative Religious Ethics

    Edited by Charles Mathewes, Matthew Puffer, Mark Storslee

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY PRICE! (Valid until 3 months after publication) No collection of this sort has yet been conceived of, let alone accomplished, in this field. In part that may well be due to the extraordinarily nascent character of the field of comparative religious ethics, described as that (...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Religion, the Occult, and the Paranormal CC 4V

    Edited by Carole M. Cusack, Helen Farley

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    The field encompassed by ‘Religion, the Occult, and the Paranormal’ is both fascinating and frustrating. The fascination stems from the contested nature of the content, and the multi-disciplinary nature of the existing scholarly literature. The frustration stems chiefly from the misunderstood and...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Radicalisation CC 4V

    Edited by Peter R. Neumann

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    Radicalisation has become one of the great buzzwords of our time. A Google search for 'radicalisation' (and the American equivalent 'radicalization') produces more than 1,500,000 hits – less than 'terrorism' but equal to 'political violence' and 'extremism'. This may seem surprising, given that the...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Religion, Sexuality, and Spirituality CC 4V

    Edited by Carole Cusack, Jason Prior

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge