Religions Challenged by Contingency

Theological and Philosophical Approaches to the Problem of Contingency

Edited by Dirk-Martin Grube and Peter Jonkers

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€104,00
$124.00
ISBN13: 
9789004167490
E-ISBN: 
9789047433583
Publication Date: 
June 2008
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
viii, 248 pp.
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ISSN: 
1566-208X
Volume: 
12

Angela Berlis (University of Bern), Anne-Marie Korte (University of Utrecht) and Kune Biezeveld †

Everyday Life and the Sacred offers gender sensitive interdisciplinary perspectives from the fields of feminist theology and religious studies on the everyday and the sacred. The volume aims to re-configure the current domain of religion and gender studies.
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Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254602
Expected: 
October 2017
€143,00
$165.00

Edited by Joachim Duyndam (University of Humanistic Studies), Anne-Marie Korte (University of Utrecht) and Marcel Poorthuis (Tilburg University)

In Sacrifice in Modernity: Community, Ritual, Identity it is demonstrated how sacrificial themes remain an essential element in our post-modern society.
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Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004332065
E-ISBN: 
9789004335530
Publication date: 
October 2016
€132,00
$158.00

Edited by Thomas Hardtke (Freie Universität Berlin), Ulrich Schmiedel (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) and Tobias Tan (University of Oxford)

Religious Experience Revisited explores the contested relationship between experiences and expressions of religion. The entanglements of experience and expression are taken as a point of departure to develop a hermeneutics of religion in interdisciplinary and international perspectives.
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Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004328594
E-ISBN: 
9789004328600
Publication date: 
September 2016
€115,00
$138.00

By Jeremy Punt, Stellenbosch University

In Postcolonial biblical interpretation Jeremy Punt reflects on the nature and value of postcolonial work as it relates to the interpretation of biblical (Pauline) texts.
Series: 
Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288454
E-ISBN: 
9789004288461
Publication date: 
January 2015
€114,00
$145.00

Edited by R. Ruard Ganzevoort, VU University Amsterdam, Maaike de Haardt, Tilburg University, and Michael Scherer-Rath, Radboud University Nijmegen

Religious Stories We Live By offers philosophical, psychological, and epistemological reflections on the importance of narrative, case studies, and disciplinary overviews of narrative perspectives in biblical, empirical, systematic, and historical approaches in theology and religious studies.
Series: 
Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264052
E-ISBN: 
9789004264069
Publication date: 
October 2013
€122,00
$154.00

Edited by Elisabeth Hense, Frans Jespers, and Peter Nissen, Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands

Ten specialists of the diverging present-day Western spiritualities offer fresh analyses of new cases and theories, e.g. in religious contexts (Buddhism, Christianity), popular use, organizations and enterprises, (alternative) health service, and works of art; the outcome is a theoretical framework.
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Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260016
E-ISBN: 
9789004260061
Publication date: 
October 2013
€109,00
$139.00

Jan Willem van Henten, University of Amsterdam, and Joseph Verheyden, Catholic University of Leuven

In Early Christian Ethics in Interaction with Jewish and Greco-Roman Contexts experts from various fields analyze the process of transformation of early Christian ethics because of the ongoing interaction with Jewish, Greco-Roman and Christian traditions.
Series: 
Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004237001
E-ISBN: 
9789004242159
Publication date: 
November 2012
€111,00
$139.00

Edited by Pieter G.R. de Villiers and Jan Willem van Henten

The present publication aims to contribute to the recent scholarly debate about the interconnections between violence and monotheistic religions by analysing the role of violence in the New Testament as well as by offering some hermeneutical perspectives on violence as it is articulated in the...
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221048
E-ISBN: 
9789004221055
Publication date: 
January 2012
€114,00
$139.00

Edited by Bob Becking

Liberalism and Orthodoxy can only be succesfull as strategies for coping with change in society when they will be able to outline a recognisable and authentic framework for religiously informed pratcises and ethics.
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004208698
E-ISBN: 
9789004209848
Publication date: 
August 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Edited by: Maarten Wisse, Marcel Sarot and Willemien Otten

The essays collected in Reformed Scholasticism continue Willem van Asselt's endeavours towards a reassessment of (Reformed) scholasticism through various historical case studies and theological analyses, while they also criticize various aspects of this reassessment.
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183179
E-ISBN: 
9789004193772
Publication date: 
April 2010
€159,00
$192.00

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