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Series Editors: Steven Engler (Mount Royal University, Calgary, Canada), Richard King (University of Kent, UK), Kocku von Stuckrad (University of Groningen, The Netherlands), Gerard Wiegers (University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
Texts and Sources in the History of Religions is a peer-reviewed book series that publishes rare or previously unpublished material of great relevance to current academic research in the field of the academic study of religions.
Edited by Phyllis Granoff and Koichi Shinohara
Sins and Sinners: Asian Perspectives brings together essays by leading scholars of Asian religions to explore the diversity of beliefs about sin and its remedies.
Michael R. Darby
This monograph analyses almost forty Hebrew Christian institutions - and the ideology of their founders - in nineteenth-century Britain, components of a century-long movement which were to varying degrees characteristic, through identity negotiation, of ehtnic, institutional, theological and ...
Edited by Carole M. Cusack, University of Sydney and Christopher Hartney, University of Sydney.
A tribute to Garry Winston Trompf (b.1940) with critical discussion of his work in relation to the religions of Oceania, millenarianism, payback
The Qesse-ye Sanjan, previously misinterpreted and cast aside as a quasi-historical chronicle, is here rediscovered as a fully-formed religious composition that can tell us a great deal about Zoroastrian values in particular and the nature of religious self-representation in general.
Edited by Mu-chou Poo
This volume addresses the idea of ghost in the Ancient Near East, Egypt, Europe, India, and China. It proposes a multi-cultural apprach to construct a wider and complicated picture of the phenomenon of ghosts and spirits in human societies.
Mírzá Habíbu'lláh Afnán. Translated and Annotated by Ahang Rabbani
This fascinating history – the first of its kind on the development of a local Baháʾí community in Iran – is lucidly translated for the first time into English by Dr. Ahang Rabbani, is carefully annotated and supplemented with many details and scholarly notes about key personalities and places ...
Focusing on one of the most influential religious traditions in Japan, Pure Land Buddhism, this book offers a survey of its impact on mainstream forms of art in modern and contemporary Japan
This book offers an account of the Sai Baba movement as a pathway for charting the varied cartographies, sensory formations, and cultural memories implicated in urbanization and globalization.It is based on ethnographic research carried out in India, Kenya, and the US.
Addressing the European study of religion in the interwar-period, these proceedings tackle one of the most problematic epochs of its history. The commonplace that understanding the present requires learning from the past is particularly true, as this case well illustrates.
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