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Major Works: Forthcoming Religion

You are currently browsing 11–18 of 18 forthcoming major works in the subject of Religion — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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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.

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 2

  1. Fascism in Europe

    Edited by S.J. Woolf

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Racism and Fascism

    What was fascism, why did it gain support between the wars, and could it happen again? This collection of essays, published in 1981, by leading authorities on the subject, offers a comprehensive study of European fascism, with a detailed analysis of its roots, its extraordinary strength between the...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Maqa´ma´t of Badi´' al-Zama´n al-Hamadha´ni´

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Islamic Thought in the Middle Ages

    The triple aim of Hamadhání in this work, first translated into English in 1915, appears to have been to amuse, to interest and to instruct; and this explains why, in spite of the inherent difficulty of a work of this kind composed primarily with a view to the rhetorical effect upon the learned and...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Avicenna

    His Life and Works

    By Soheil M. Afnan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Islamic Thought in the Middle Ages

    This book, first published in 1958, examines the life and works of Avicenna, one of the most provocative figures in the history of thought in the East. It shows him in the right historical perspective, as the product of the impact of Greek thought on Islamic teachings against the background of the...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Islamic Ethics

    Edited by Tariq Ramadan

    Series: Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

    There is no specific Arabic term for the Greek notion of 'Ethics'. Two Arabic words are usually used in relation to 'morality' or 'ethics' in the Islamic tradition: 'akhlaq' and 'adab'. Both are referring to principles, defining what is good and what is bad, as well as determining the objectives...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Silk Roads

    Edited by Barbara Meisterernst

    Series: Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

    The areas covering the Silk Roads, the ancient and modern roads from China to the West, including the region of modern Xinjiang, have an enduring and most diverse history. The impact that the political, cultural, and economic exchange on the Silk Roads had on the world cannot be overestimated; this...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Religion, Sexuality, and Spirituality

    Edited by Carole Cusack, Jason Prior

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    The field encompassed by this collection on ‘Religion, Sexuality, and Spirituality’ is a vast and controversial one. It encompasses both normative and non-normative sexual identities and behaviours in the so-called ‘world religions’ (Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, and Hinduism) and also...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Van Dyke: Medieval Philosophy, 4-vol. set

    Edited by Christina Van Dyke

    Series: Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Religion in Contemporary China CC 4V

    Edited by Xinzhong Yao

    Series: Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge