International Studies in Religion and Society

Edited by Lori G. Beaman and Peter Beyer, University of Ottawa

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Series
ISSN: 
1573-4293
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Edited by Steven Tomlins and Spencer Culham Bullivant

This volume offers a novel approach to the study of religion and secularity by using a singular micro-level event – a bus campaign – to explore issues pertaining to the status of religion and the regulation of nonreligion in various national settings.
Series: 
Volume: 
27
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004321656
Expected: 
November 2016
€159,00
$168.00

Edited by Fiona Magowan (Queen's University Belfast) and Carolyn Schwarz (Goucher College).

Christianity, Conflict, and Renewal in Australia and the Pacific uncovers critical dilemmas that Christians face when they desire to renegotiate longstanding spiritual practices. It highlights the key role that Christianity plays in the Australia-Pacific region as a motivating force for spiritual...
Series: 
Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004217232
E-ISBN: 
9789004311459
Publication date: 
April 2016
€110,00
$142.00

Edited by Lori G. Beaman and Leo Van Arragon (University of Ottawa)

Issues in Religion and Education, Whose Religion? is a contribution to the dynamic and evolving global debates about the role of religion in public education. It provides a cross-section of the debates over religion.
Series: 
Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289802
E-ISBN: 
9789004289819
Publication date: 
February 2015
€140,00
$181.00

Edited by P. Pratap Kumar (University of Kwazulu Natal)

The papers presented in this volume represent a wide variety of Indian diasporic experiences. From indenture labour to the present day immigrations, Indian diasporic narrative offers opportunities to evaluate afresh notions of ethnicity, race, caste, gender and religious diversity.
Series: 
Volume: 
24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004287983
E-ISBN: 
9789004288065
Publication date: 
January 2015
€135,00
$175.00

by Abbas Mehregan (University of Cologne)

In Religion, Religiosity, and Democratic Values, Abbas Mehregan examines empirically the effects of individual religiosity, historical religion, institutional democracy, and socioeconomic development on attitudes towards free market economics and confidence in civil society organizations in 60...
Series: 
Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269095
E-ISBN: 
9789004274464
Publication date: 
May 2014
€121,00
$148.00

Edited by Heather Shipley (University of Ottawa, Canada)

Globalized Religion and Sexual Identity: Contexts, Contestations, Voices brings together scholars from across the globe who examine the historical and contemporary framing and relationship of religion, gender and sexuality multiple sites.
Series: 
Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269569
E-ISBN: 
9789004271371
Publication date: 
April 2014
€133,00
$162.00

by Cathy Byrne

In Religion in Secular Education Cathy Byrne explores the secular principle as a guiding compass for religions in state schools. Historical and contextual research and international comparisons explore the ideologies, policies, pedagogies and practices affecting national and individual religious...
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262027
E-ISBN: 
9789004264342
Publication date: 
January 2014
€122,00
$149.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004257849
E-ISBN: 
9789004257856
Publication date: 
September 2013
€123,00
$148.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255234
E-ISBN: 
9789004255241
Publication date: 
July 2013
€151,00
$180.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248465
E-ISBN: 
9789004250581
Publication date: 
April 2013
€98,00
$125.00

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