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Re-claiming the Bible for a Non-religious World

Re-claiming the Bible for a Non-religious World

John Shelby Spong

Religion & beliefs

Hardback

For over 200 years, scholars have been debating, analyzing, and exploring one of the most important books ever written - The... [more]

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Just the Arguments: 100 of the Most Important Arguments in Western Philosophy

Just the Arguments: 100 of the Most Important Arguments in Western Philosophy...

Michael Bruce, Steven Barbone

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy

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Philosophy starts with questions, but attempts at answers are just as important, and these answers require reasoned argument.... [more]

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Preposterous Proverbs: Why Fine Words Butter No Parsnips

Preposterous Proverbs: Why Fine Words Butter No Parsnips

Max Cryer

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries; Reference; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon... [more]

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A Short History of Christianity

A Short History of Christianity

Geoffrey Blainey

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity

Hardback

Geoffrey Blainey, one of Australia's most accomplished and popular historians, takes us on a journey from the very beginnings... [more]

$45.00

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The Book of Common Prayer: The Texts of 1549, 1559, and 1662

The Book of Common Prayer: The Texts of 1549, 1559, and 1662

Brian Cummings

Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Religion & beliefs; Church history; Christian prayerbooks

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This unique edition of the Book of Common Prayer includes the texts of three different versions, 1549, 1559, and 1662, to... [more]

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Jerusalem, Jerusalem: How the Ancient City Ignited Our Modern World

Jerusalem, Jerusalem: How the Ancient City Ignited Our Modern World

James Carroll

History; Middle Eastern history; Religion: general; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; History of religion

Paperback

Shows how, as Christopher Columbus carried his own Jerusalem centric worldview to the West, America too was powerfully shaped... [more]

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The Bible Now

The Bible Now

Richard Elliott Friedman, Shawna Dolansky

Religion & beliefs; Religious issues & debates; Christian theology; Christian life & practice

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The Bible has been a positive force but also has been misread, mistranslated, and misused. Friedman and Dolansky address what... [more]

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Islam: Its Law and Society

Islam: Its Law and Society

Jamila Hussain

Religion & beliefs; Society & Social Sciences; Islamic studies; Jurisprudence & general issues; Islamic law; Children's & Educational

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Provides an introduction to Islamic law for western readers. This title explains the origin and development of the Shariah... [more]

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You Kant Make it Up!: Strange Ideas from History's Great Philosophers

You Kant Make it Up!: Strange Ideas from History's Great Philosophers

Gary Hayden

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Could you be convinced that you don't exist? [more]

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The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell

The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell

David Marr

Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Religion & politics; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Cultural studies

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David Marr's explosive bestseller, now expanded and updated. The leading Catholic in the nation and spiritual adviser to Tony... [more]

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Born Bad: Original Sin and the Making of the Western World

Born Bad: Original Sin and the Making of the Western World

James Boyce

Biography: general; Anthologies (non-poetry); Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; History; Social & cultural history; Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Christianity; Cultural studies

Paperback

'The purpose of this book is not to defend or condemn the Western creation story, but to challenge the assumption that its... [more]

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Benedict, Me and the Cardinals Three: The Story of the Dismissal of Bishop Bill Morris by Pope Benedict XVI

Benedict, Me and the Cardinals Three: The Story of the Dismissal of Bishop...

William M. Morris

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian theology; Christian ministry & pastoral activity; Theology

Paperback

This is the story of my dismissal as the Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Toowoomba, in Queensland, Australia. [more]

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Love Never Dies

Love Never Dies

Karina Machado

True stories; Religion & beliefs; Mind, Body, Spirit; Reincarnation & past lives

Paperback

Stories of Australians who have had an experience of post-death contact with a loved one. [more]

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Greek and Roman Political Ideas: A Pelican Introduction

Greek and Roman Political Ideas: A Pelican Introduction

Melissa Lane

History; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

Paperback

Where do our ideas about politics come from? What can we learn from the Greeks and Romans? How should we exercise power? This... [more]

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Seeking the Sacred: Transforming Our View of Ourselves and One Another

Seeking the Sacred: Transforming Our View of Ourselves and One Another

Stephanie Dowrick

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

An inclusive and open exploration of our connection with something greater than ourselves and our search for the spiritual... [more]

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Taking God to School: The End of Australia's Egalitarian Education?

Taking God to School: The End of Australia's Egalitarian Education?

Marion Maddox

History; Christian life & practice; Social issues & processes; Education

Paperback

In Australia's public schools, students are now routinely exposed to evangelism from very conservative Christian groups. Marion... [more]

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Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism

Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism

Larry Siedentop

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Political science & theory

Hardback

Describes how a moral revolution in the first centuries AD - the discovery of human freedom and its universal potential -... [more]

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Platos Ghosts and Other Homiles

Platos Ghosts and Other Homiles

Patrick Richards

Religion & beliefs; Christian sermons

Paperback

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The News: A User's Manual

The News: A User's Manual

Alain de Botton

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Media studies

Hardback

Explores our relationship with 'the news'. Mixing current affairs with philosophical reflections, this title offers a guide... [more]

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What Would Gandhi Do?

What Would Gandhi Do?

Michael Kirby

Social & political philosophy; Buddhism; Social issues & processes; Politics & government; Political leaders & leadership; Political activism

Paperback

Former High Court justice Michael Kirby reflects on the life and teachings of Mahatma Gandhi, analysing how the Mahatma might... [more]

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For Christ's Sake: End Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church... for Good

For Christ's Sake: End Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church... for Good

Bishop Geoffrey Robinson

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Sexual abuse & harassment

Paperback

Sexual abuse within the Catholic Church has been nothing short of an epidemic of catastrophic proportions. Bishop Robinson... [more]

$19.95

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Philosophy: Key Themes

Philosophy: Key Themes

Julian Baggini, Gareth Southwell

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy

Paperback

Philosophy: Key Themes is a beginner's guide to understanding and critiquing philosophical arguments. Each chapter introduces... [more]

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Socrates: A Man for Our Times

Socrates: A Man for Our Times

Paul Johnson

Biography: general; Biography: historical, political & military; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

Hardback

In his highly acclaimed style, historian Johnson masterfully disentangles centuries of scarce sources to offer a riveting... [more]

$29.95  $15.00

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How to be an Agnostic

How to be an Agnostic

Mark Vernon

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Agnosticism & atheism

Paperback

The authentic spiritual quest is marked not by certainties but by questions and doubt. Mark Vernon -- who was a priest, and... [more]

$22.95  $8.00

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Bible: The Story of the King James Version 1611-2011

Bible: The Story of the King James Version 1611-2011

Gordon Campbell

Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Religion & beliefs; Church history; Protestantism & Protestant Churches; Bibles

Hardback

A history of the King James Version of the Bible (known in Britain as the Authorised Version) over the four hundred years... [more]

$39.95  $17.00

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