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The Wave

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The Wave

Todd Strasser

Fiction & Literature; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Tells the story of a high school history class experiment that frighteningly demonstrated the power of fascism. [more]

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Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517-1648

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Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517-1648

Mark Greengrass

History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; History of religion

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Offers a study of 16th and 17th century Europe and the fundamental changes which led to the collapse of Christendom and established... [more]

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Beyond Literal Belief: Religion as Metaphor

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Beyond Literal Belief: Religion as Metaphor

David Tacey

Religion & beliefs

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Biblical stories are metaphorical. They may have been accepted as factual hundreds of years ago, but today they cannot be... [more]

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The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future

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The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining...

Theodore Zeldin

Popular philosophy; Health & Self-Help

Paperback

An indispensable guide to living a full life from the bestselling author of An Intimate History of Humanity. [more]

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Freedom Regained: The Possibility of Free Will

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Freedom Regained: The Possibility of Free Will

Julian Baggini

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Popular philosophy

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A smart, engaging and thought-provoking exploration of the concept of free will, from one of Britain's most respected and... [more]

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Post-God Nation: How Religion Fell Off The Radar in Australia - and What Might be Done To Get It Back On

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Post-God Nation: How Religion Fell Off The Radar in Australia - and What...

Roy Williams

History; Religious issues & debates; Christianity

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At the time of Federation 98% of Australians identified themselves as Christians. Now only 8% say they regularly go to Church.... [more]

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The Challenge of Things: Thinking Through Troubled Times

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The Challenge of Things: Thinking Through Troubled Times

A. C. Grayling

Prose: non-fiction; Philosophy

Paperback

Grayling's recent writings on the world in a time of war and conflict. [more]

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The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically

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The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About...

Peter Singer

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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From the ethicist the New Yorker calls the most influential living philosopher, a new way of thinking about living ethically... [more]

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Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism

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Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism

Larry Siedentop

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Political science & theory

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Asks us to rethink the evolution of the ideas on which modern societies and government are built, and argues that the core... [more]

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The News: A User's Manual

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The News: A User's Manual

Alain de Botton

Journalistic style guides; Philosophy; Popular culture; Media studies

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Looks at the manic and peculiar positions that 'the news' occupies in our lives. Mixing current affairs with philosophical... [more]

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The Soul of the Marionette: A Short Enquiry into Human Freedom

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The Soul of the Marionette: A Short Enquiry into Human Freedom

John Gray

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Popular philosophy

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Draws together the religious, philosophic and fantastical traditions that question the very idea of freedom. We flatter ourselves... [more]

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Potiphar's Wife: The Vatican's Secret and Child Sexual Abuse

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Potiphar's Wife: The Vatican's Secret and Child Sexual Abuse

Kieran Tapsell

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Child abuse; Law & society

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The cover-up of child sexual abuse by the Catholic Church has been occurring under the pontificate of six popes since 1922.... [more]

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

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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

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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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Joseph Anton

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Joseph Anton

Salman Rushdie

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Ethical issues: censorship; Freedom of information & freedom of speech

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In 1989, Rushdie received a telephone call from a journalist who told the author that he had been sentenced to death by... [more]

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Poser: My Life in Twenty-Three Yoga Poses

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Poser: My Life in Twenty-Three Yoga Poses

Claire Dederer

Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Exercise & workout books

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After throwing her back out, Dederer was told to try yoga. Over the next decade, she would become fast friends with some poses... [more]

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Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy

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Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy

John Julius Norwich

General & world history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian leaders & leadership; Religious & spiritual leaders

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From a legendary British historian and author of the classic three-volume series Byzantium and A History of Venice comes... [more]

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The Historical Atlas of Judaism

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The Historical Atlas of Judaism

Emeritus Chair Department of History University of Derby Ian Barnes, Josephine Bacon

World atlases & world maps; Social & cultural history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Judaism; Jewish studies

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The history of the Jewish people is as turbulent as it is ancient, and this atlas explores the historic struggles of the Jews,... [more]

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Confucius: A Throneless King

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Confucius: A Throneless King

Meher McArthur (Pacific Asian Museum)

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

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

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem: How Religion Drove the Voyages That Led to America

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem: How Religion Drove the Voyages That...

Carol Delaney

History; History of the Americas; Historical geography; History of religion; Christianity; Geographical discovery & exploration

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem is not an apologist's take, but a clear-eyed, thought-provoking, and timely reappraisal... [more]

$25.95  $12.00

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A Dictionary of Hinduism

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A Dictionary of Hinduism

W. J. Johnson

Reference works; Religion & beliefs; Hinduism

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With almost 2,800 entries on all aspects of Hinduism, this is the most up-to-date and comprehensive dictionary of its kind.... [more]

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The Secret Language of Churches & Cathedrals: Decoding the Sacred Symbolism of Christianity's Holy Buildings

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The Secret Language of Churches & Cathedrals: Decoding the Sacred Symbolism...

Richard Stemp

Religious buildings; Religion & beliefs; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

Discover the hidden symbols and complex layers of meaning in the structure and decoration of some of the world's most beautiful... [more]

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Bible Prophecies: Faith, History & Hope

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Bible Prophecies: Faith, History & Hope

Time Inc

Religion & beliefs; Aspects of religion (non-Christian)

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The rise and fall of ancient kingdoms ... God's promise to send a Messiah ... these intriguing oracles, and their mysterious... [more]

$42.95  $15.00

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Pilgrimage and Faith: Buddhism, Christianity and Islam

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Pilgrimage and Faith: Buddhism, Christianity and Islam

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general

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This book explores pilgrimage as experienced in Buddhist, Christian and Muslim faith communities. It addresses shared goals... [more]

$79.95  $40.00

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Zondervan Handbook to the History of Christianity

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Zondervan Handbook to the History of Christianity

Jonathan Hill

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity

Hardback

Christianity began with a handful of disciples following an itinerant preacher as he proclaimed the kingdom of God throughout... [more]

$39.95  $25.00

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A Canopy of Stars: Some Reflections for the Journey

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A Canopy of Stars: Some Reflections for the Journey

Christopher Gleeson

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

For more than twenty years Christopher Gleeson was at the head of two Jesuit school communities. Over that time, he was called... [more]

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