Lady E. S. Drower's Scholarly Correspondence

An Intrepid English Autodidact in Iraq

By Jorunn J. Buckley

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€117,00
$144.00
ISBN13: 
9789004205192
E-ISBN: 
9789004222472
Publication Date: 
January 2012
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Hardback
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x, 266 pp.
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ISSN: 
1876-0910
Volume: 
137

Horst Junginger, University of Leipzig

During the time of the Third Reich a vibrant “Jew research” arose. In its core it combined religious and racial studies to reinvigorate Christian anti-Judaism and to substantiate the political measures against the Jews on a new scientific basis.
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Volume: 
157
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004341074
Expected: 
April 2017
€135,00
$156.00

Bob Becking, Utrecht University, Anne-Marie Korte, Utrecht University & Lucien van Liere, Utrecht University

In Contesting Religious Identities, scholars of religion offer new pathways to rethink the place of religion in modern, secular societies.
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Volume: 
156
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336049
Expected: 
February 2017
€110,00
$132.00

Edited by István Keul

The essays in the volume Consecration Rituals in South Asia address the ritual procedures that accompany the installation of temple images in Shaiva, Vaishnava, Buddhist and Jain contexts, in various traditions and historical periods.
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Volume: 
155
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313705
Expected: 
February 2017
€135,00
$162.00

Edited by Björn Bentlage, Martin-Luther University, Marion Eggert, Ruhr University Bochum, Hans Martin Krämer, Heidelberg University, and Stefan Reichmuth, Ruhr University Bochum

This edited volume on religious dynamics features source texts from all over Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, which show original authors’ thoughts on religion as they the shared challenges of an age dominated by imperialism and colonialism.
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Volume: 
154
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004325111
Publication date: 
November 2016
€199,00
$223.00

Helena Kupari, University of Helsinki

In this book, Helena Kupari examines the lived religion of elderly Finnish Orthodox Christian women, displaced from Karelia in the aftermath of the Second World War, through an innovative reading and application of Pierre Bourdieu’s practice theory.
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Volume: 
153
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004321427
Publication date: 
August 2016
€115,00
$119.00

by Sharon E. Smith, Sally R. Munt, University of Sussex and Andrew Kam-Tuck Yip The University of Nottingham

Cosmopolitan Dharma, through an analysis of the diverse voices of racial, sexual and gender minority Buddhists, explores how cultural politics from the ground up can offer a more inclusive philosophy and lived experience of spirituality for Western Buddhism.
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Volume: 
152
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004232792
E-ISBN: 
9789004232808
Publication date: 
April 2016
€115,00
$149.00

Edited by James Baskind (Nagoya City University) and Richard Bowring (Cambridge University).

The Myōtei Dialogues is the first complete English translation of Fukansai Habian’s Myōtei mondō (1605), one of the most important works of early Japanese Christianity.
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Volume: 
151
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004302464
E-ISBN: 
9789004307292
Publication date: 
October 2015
€104,00
$135.00

by Olof Sundqvist (Stockholm University, Sweden)

In An Arena for Higher Powers Olof Sundqvist offers an account of the role played by religion in political undertakings among the pre-Christian ruling elites at ceremonial buildings in in Late Iron Age Scandinavia (i.e. AD 550-1050/1100).
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Volume: 
150
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292703
E-ISBN: 
9789004307483
Publication date: 
November 2015
€193,00
$250.00

Edited by Tomáš Bubík (University of Pardubice) and Henryk Hoffmann (Jagiellonian University in Kraków)

The book provides a systematic treatise about the history and present of the Academic study of Religions in the Central and Eastern Europe. The origins of the discipline can be found as late as the early 20th century, but promising beginnings were disrupted by the rise of the Marxist-Leninist...
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Volume: 
149
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004283077
E-ISBN: 
9789004292789
Publication date: 
April 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Edited by David W. Kim (Australian National University)

Religious Transformation in Modern Asia offers phenomenological glimpses of the religious transition in 18th to 20th centuries. The colonial experience of indigenous Asian people, as case studies, will be expounded in relation to the emergence of a new religion, Christianity.
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Volume: 
148
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004287990
E-ISBN: 
9789004289710
Publication date: 
March 2015
€126,00
$163.00

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