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Major Works: Christianity

You are currently browsing 11–19 of 19 new and published major works in the subject of Christianity — sorted by publish date from newer books to older 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. 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.

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  1. Japan as Seen by British Women (ES 5-vol. set)

    Edited by Yoko Namikawa

    Since its foundation, Edition Synapse has specialized in the publication of primary-source materials relating to the history of the Anglo-Japanese relationship and has provided the academic market with nineteenth-century English books on Japan, reprinted in facsimile and including many visual...

    Published March 14th 2011 by Edition Synapse

  2. Anthropology of Religion

    Edited by Phillips Stevens Jr.

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    Religious belief is an extremely powerful motivator of human behaviour. Religious considerations permeate and influence all parts of a culture. Religious systems are universal in human cultures, around the world and through all stages of human history and prehistory. Of all academic approaches to...

    Published November 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  3. World Christianity

    Edited by Elizabeth Koepping

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    Two-thirds of the world's Christians live in Africa, Asia, and Latin America and this new interdisciplinary Routledge Major Work brings together specialist contributions from around the world, from Europe and North America as well as from the developing world, to present a collection that truly...

    Published September 16th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Women and Christianity

    Edited by Kwok Pui-lan

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together the best and most influential scholarship on women and Christianity. It presents an up-to-date, multidisciplinary, and comprehensive compilation of women’s reflection on the Bible and Christian doctrines; women’s religious roles and...

    Published December 14th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Evolutionary Theory and Christian Belief

    The Unresolved Conflict

    By David Lack

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    Originally published in 1957. This book is concerned with the conflict between "Darwinism" as the Victorians called it, and Christianity, a conflict here re-stated in modern terms because it so vitally affects our understanding of human nature and human values today. The opening chapter describes...

    Published August 17th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Today and Tomorrow Volume 17 Religion and Folklore

    Eutychus, or the Future of the Pulpit Apella or the Future of the Jews Vicisti, Galilaee? Perseus, of Dragons

    By Holtby, Reviewer, Powley, Stokes

    Eutychus Or the Future of the Pulpit Winifred Holtby Originally published in 1928 "Few wittier or wiser books have appeared in this stimulating series." Spectator "…delicious fun." Guardian A dialogue between Archbishop Fénelon, who stands for the great ecclesiastical tradition of preaching,...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  7. Religion & Folklore: Mini-set J Today & Tomorrow 1 vol

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    Examining the establishment of Christianity as a major world religion, Jewish nationalism and the myths and customs of pre-historic Egypt, the volumes in this mini-set, originally published between 1924 and 1929 include work by Winifred Holtby, Edward B Powley and H F Scott Stokes. ...

    Published February 29th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Islam and the Divine Comedy

    By Miguel Asin Palacios

    When first published in 1926 this book aroused much controversy. The theory expounded in the book was that Islamic sources in general, and the writings of Ibn al-`Arabi in particular, formed the basis of Dante’s poem Divine Comedy, the poem which symbolised the whole culture of medieval...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Travel and Travellers of the Middle Ages

    By Arthur Newton

    Originally published between 1920 and 1970,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge