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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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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]

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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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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

Hardback

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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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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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

Carroll's urgent, masterly Jerusalem, Jerusalem uncovers the ways in which the ancient city became, unlike any other in... [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 Greatest Philosophers

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

Gary Hayden

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Could you be convinced that you don't exist? [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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Running with the Pack: Thoughts From the Road on Meaning and Mortality

Running with the Pack: Thoughts From the Road on Meaning and Mortality

Mark Rowlands

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Marathon & cross-country running

Paperback

Mark Rowlands explores the intimate relationship between running and thinking, especially thoughts about the meaning of life,... [more]

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The Silence of Animals: On Progress and Other Modern Myths

The Silence of Animals: On Progress and Other Modern Myths

John Gray

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

Why do humans seek meaning to life? How do our imaginations leap into worlds so far beyond our actual reality? This book explores... [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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Less is More: 101 Ways to Simplify Your Life

Less is More: 101 Ways to Simplify Your Life

Domonique Bertolucci

Philosophy; Health & Self-Help; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Hardback

Less is More is a collection of inspirational messages and advice that encourages the reader to enjoy life more by living... [more]

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50 Great Myths About Atheism

50 Great Myths About Atheism

Russell Blackford, Udo Schuklenk

Religion & beliefs; Agnosticism & atheism

Paperback

Tackling a host of myths and prejudices commonly leveled at atheism, this captivating volume bursts with sparkling, eloquent... [more]

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The Egyptian Myths: A Guide to the Ancient Gods and Legends

The Egyptian Myths: A Guide to the Ancient Gods and Legends

Garry J. Shaw

African history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Religion & beliefs; Ancient Egyptian religion & mythology

Hardback

A guide to Egyptian mythology that explores how the ancient Nile-dwellers explained the world around them. It delves into... [more]

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Sir Henry Parkes: The Australian Colossus

Sir Henry Parkes: The Australian Colossus

Stephen Dando-Collins

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; History of the Americas; Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Other Nonconformist & Evangelical Churches; Political leaders & leadership

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Sir Henry Parkes: Father of Federation, Premier of NSW, Statesman, Visionary, Political Leader, Poet, Humanist. There has... [more]

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The Australian Army from Whitlam to Howard

The Australian Army from Whitlam to Howard

John C. Blaxland

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Christian life & practice

Hardback

The first critical examination of Australia's post-Vietnam military operations and the 'casualty cringe' felt by political... [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]

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The Prince

The Prince

Niccolo Machiavelli, Tim Parks

Literary essays; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

How can a leader be strong and decisive, yet still inspire loyalty in his followers? When is it necessary to break the rules?... [more]

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Confucius: A Throneless King

Confucius: A Throneless King

Meher McArthur (Pacific Asian Museum)

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Oriental & Indian philosophy; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

An illuminating study of Confucius's philosophical and ethical teachings. [more]

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The Haunting of America: From the Salem Witch Trials to Harry Houdini

The Haunting of America: From the Salem Witch Trials to Harry Houdini

William J Birnes, Joel Martin (Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County)

History of the Americas; Religion & beliefs; Psychic powers & psychic phenomena; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

Paperback

Examines the political history of the United States through the lens of the paranormal. This title provides an exploration... [more]

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On Being Blue: A Philosophical Inquiry

On Being Blue: A Philosophical Inquiry

William H. Gass

Literary essays; Literary studies: general; Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: aesthetics; Popular philosophy

Paperback

On Being Blue is a book about everything blue-sex and sleaze and sadness, among other things-and about everything else. [more]

$23.95

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Are We All Scientific Experts Now?

Are We All Scientific Experts Now?

Harry Collins

Philosophy; Sociology & anthropology; Sociology; Education; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

To ordinary people, science used to seem infallible. Scientists were heroes, selflessly pursuing knowledge for the common... [more]

$20.95

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A Food Lover's Pilgrimage Along the Camino to Santiago De Compostela

A Food Lover's Pilgrimage Along the Camino to Santiago De Compostela

Dee Nolan

Christian worship, rites & ceremonies; Cookery, food & drink; National & regional cuisine; Travel writing

Paperback

A constant on my camino was the powerful sensation of a message across time, a guiding hand reaching out to me from those... [more]

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