Christianity and Resistance in the 20th Century

From Kaj Munk and Dietrich Bonhoeffer to Desmond Tutu

Edited by Søren Dosenrode

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ISBN13: 
9789004171268
E-ISBN: 
9789047424574
Publication Date: 
October 2008
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Hardback
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viii, 292 pp.
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1573-4293
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8

Edited by Willem Hofstee and Arie van der Kooij (Leiden University)

The volume Religion beyond its Private Role in Modern Society aims at contributing to the debate on the distinction between public and private spheres with regard to the role of religion in modern societies.
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Volume: 
20
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004257849
E-ISBN: 
9789004257856
Publication date: 
September 2013
€128,00
$151.00

Edited by Ruy Blanes and José Mapril

Moving beyond the current media verves, this book debates, from a critical perspective, case studies on the sites and politics of religious diversity in Southern Europe.
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Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255234
E-ISBN: 
9789004255241
Publication date: 
July 2013
€157,00
$184.00

By Tuomas Martikainen (University of Helsinki)

In Religion, Migration, Settlement, Tuomas Martikainen provides an account of the impact of immigration on the field of religion in Finland since the 1990s.
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Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248465
E-ISBN: 
9789004250581
Publication date: 
April 2013
€102,00
$128.00

Edited by Irene Becci, Marian Burchardt, and José Casanova

Based on ethnographic explorations in cities across the globe, Topographies of Faith offers a unique and compelling analysis of religious dynamics in metropolitan centers. It creatively draws on perspectives from urban studies to explore the spatiality of religion in modern cities.
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Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248878
E-ISBN: 
9789004249073
Publication date: 
March 2013
€113,00
$143.00

Cristina Rocha & Manuel A. Vásquez

The Diaspora of Brazilian Religions explores the global spread of religions originating in Brazil. Through ethnographically-rich case studies throughout the world, the book examines the circulation and consumption of Brazilian Christianities, African-based religion, and diverse expressions of New...
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Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004236943
E-ISBN: 
9789004246034
Publication date: 
March 2013
€153,00
$193.00

Edited by Afe Adogame and Shobana Shankar

In Religions on the Move, Afe Adogame and Shobana Shankar present essays on religious expansion beyond Christian missions, focusing on activities of migrants from Africa, Asia, and Latin America spreading their faiths in Europe, North America, and within the “South.”
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Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004242289
E-ISBN: 
9789004243378
Publication date: 
November 2012
€164,00
$207.00

by Michael Wilkinson (Trinity Western University).

This book analyses the variety of Pentecostal movements engaging politics in Africa, mission work in Asia, and issues of migration in Europe and North America.
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235465
E-ISBN: 
9789004235564
Publication date: 
September 2012
€116,00
$141.00

Edited by Arie L. Molendijk, Justin Beaumont and Christoph Jedan, University of Groningen.

This book examines contemporary relations between religion, politics and urban societies from a theoretical perspective. Special attention is paid to those authors (e.g. Habermas, Taylor) who analyze new global constellations in terms of a shift from the secular to the postsecular.
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185449
E-ISBN: 
9789004193710
Publication date: 
May 2010
€159,00
$192.00

Edited by Stef Aupers & Dick Houtman

Religions of Modernity' challenges the social-scientific orthodoxy that modernization inevitably erodes the sacred, and documents - in rich empirical detail - how modernity spawns its own religious meanings by relocating the sacred to the self and the domain of digital technology.
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004184510
E-ISBN: 
9789004193697
Publication date: 
July 2010
€130,00
$157.00

Edited by Elizabeth Burns Coleman, Monash University and Kevin White, Australian National University

This book develops an interdiscplinary as well as cross cultural and historical analyses of the relationship between medicine, religion, and the body.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179707
E-ISBN: 
9789047444008
Publication date: 
October 2009
€126,00
$152.00

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