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Philosophy of Religion: A Very Short Introduction

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Philosophy of Religion: A Very Short Introduction

Tim Bayne

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion

Paperback

Philosophy of religion contains some of our most burning questions about the role of religion in the world, and the relationship... [more]

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The Qur'an and the Bible: Text and Commentary

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The Qur'an and the Bible: Text and Commentary

Gabriel Said Reynolds

Religion & beliefs; Comparative religion; The Koran

Hardback

A groundbreaking comparative study that illuminates the connections between the Qur'an and the Bible [more]

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Christianity in the Twentieth Century: A World History

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Christianity in the Twentieth Century: A World History

Brian Stanley

General & world history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity

Hardback

[This book] charts the transformation of one of the world's great religions during an age marked by world wars, genocide,... [more]

$73.00

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Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

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Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

Mary Beard

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Human figures depicted in art; Religious subjects depicted in art; History of religion

Hardback

Focusing on the arrival of the human figure as a subject of art, Mary Beard examines the history of beauty in civilisation.<br... [more]

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Chalice of Liberty: Protecting Religious Freedom in Australia

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Chalice of Liberty: Protecting Religious Freedom in Australia

Frank Brennan, Michael Casey (University of Central Arkansas), Greg Craven

History; Christian social thought & activity; Discrimination in employment law

Paperback

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

Antonia Macaro

Popular philosophy; Buddhism; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

An inspiring, critical and practical look at what we can learn from ancient wisdom. [more]

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Myths of Babylon

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Myths of Babylon

Jake Jackson

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Here we find humankind battling with the elements in the flood myth, a grim creation story and the great Epic of Gilgamesh,... [more]

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The Burning Time: The Story of the Smithfield Martyrs

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The Burning Time: The Story of the Smithfield Martyrs

Virginia Rounding

History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; History of religion; Church history

Paperback

A vivid account of the men and women who were burned at the stake for heresy by the Tudor monarchs. [more]

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The Pope Who Would Be King: The Exile of Pius IX and the Emergence of Modern Europe

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The Pope Who Would Be King: The Exile of Pius IX and the Emergence of Modern...

David I. Kertzer (Paul Dupee, Jr. University Professor of Social Science, Brown University)

History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; Church history; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Hardback

The untold story of the bloody revolution that stripped the pope of political power and signalled the birth of modern Europe.... [more]

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The Christian Year in Painting

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The Christian Year in Painting

John S. Dixon

Art & Architecture; Religious subjects depicted in art; Christian worship, rites & ceremonies

Hardback

The only book in print to present paintings of all the key biblical events in the Christian calendar by Old Masters from the... [more]

$55.00

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The Human Instinct: How We Evolved to Have Reason, Consciousness, and Free Will

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The Human Instinct: How We Evolved to Have Reason, Consciousness, and Free...

Kenneth R. Miller

Religion & science; Psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science; Evolution

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$35.00

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Baruch Spinoza's Ethics

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Baruch Spinoza's Ethics

Gary Slater, Andreas Vrahimis

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Nature & existence of God

Paperback

Baruch Spinoza's Ethics is a dense masterpiece of sustained argumentative reasoning. It earned its place as one of the most... [more]

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Sacred Britannia: The Gods and Rituals of Roman Britain

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Sacred Britannia: The Gods and Rituals of Roman Britain

Miranda Aldhouse-Green

History; British & Irish history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Archaeology by period & region; History of religion

Hardback

A compelling new account of religion in Roman Britain, weaving together the latest archaeological research and a new analysis... [more]

$39.99

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The Founding of Israel: The Journey to a Jewish Homeland from Abraham to the Holocaust

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The Founding of Israel: The Journey to a Jewish Homeland from Abraham to...

Martin Connolly

History; Middle Eastern history; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Jewish studies

Hardback

Uses historical context to help explain the conflicts surrounding the founding of Israel. An accessible book, written for... [more]

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Living with the Monks: What Turning Off My Phone Taught Me about Happiness, Gratitude, and Focus

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Living with the Monks: What Turning Off My Phone Taught Me about Happiness,...

Jesse Itzler

Christian spirituality & religious experience; Christian life & practice; Spirituality & religious experience; Psychology; Family & health; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

Hardback

Entrepreneur and one-time rapper (under the name Jesse Jaymes) Jesse Itzler's life is bold and risky until he realizes he's... [more]

$49.95

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C. S. Lewis

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C. S. Lewis

Stewart Goetz

Biography; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Christian theology

Paperback

The definitive exploration of C.S. Lewis s philosophical thought, and its connection with his theological and literary work... [more]

$39.95

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How to Lead When You're Not in Charge: Leveraging Influence When You Lack Authority

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How to Lead When You're Not in Charge: Leveraging Influence When You Lack...

Clay Scroggins

Christian leaders & leadership; Business & Economics

Paperback

One of the greatest myths of leadership is that you must be in charge in order to lead. Because every road of leadership forks... [more]

$29.99

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Religions of the Constantinian Empire

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Religions of the Constantinian Empire

Mark Edwards (Professor of Early Christian Studies, University of Oxford)

History; General & world history; Classical history & classical civilisation; History of religion; The Early Church

Paperback

This book provides a synoptic review of Constantine's relation to all the cultic and theological traditions of the Empire... [more]

$38.95

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Fairies: A Dangerous History

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Fairies: A Dangerous History

Richard Sugg

Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

Fairies: A Dangerous History tells the story of the many fairy terrors which lay behind Titania or Tinkerbell. [more]

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Superpowers, Rogue States and Terrorism: Countering the Security Threats to the West

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Superpowers, Rogue States and Terrorism: Countering the Security Threats...

Paul Moorcraft

Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Politics & government; Defence strategy, planning & research

Paperback

Islamist terrorism is probably the greatest threat to Western civilization, this book Offers a range of different and radical... [more]

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Deepest Practice, Deepest Wisdom: Three Fascicles from Shobogenzo with Commentary

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Deepest Practice, Deepest Wisdom: Three Fascicles from Shobogenzo with Commentary...

Kosho Uchiyama, Tom Wright

Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Commentary on a beloved ancient philosopher of Zen by a beloved contemporary master of Zen. Eihei Dogen was a thirteenth-century... [more]

$37.95

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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

Daniel C. Dennett

Philosophy of mind; Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

Paperback

What is human consciousness and how is it possible? These questions fascinate thinking people from poets and painters to physicists,... [more]

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Hermeneutics: Facts and Interpretation in the Age of Information

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Hermeneutics: Facts and Interpretation in the Age of Information

John D. Caputo

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts

Paperback

Is anything ever not an interpretation? Does interpretation go all the way down? Is there such a thing as a pure fact... [more]

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Compulsion in Religion: Saddam Hussein, Islam, and the Roots of Insurgencies in Iraq

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Compulsion in Religion: Saddam Hussein, Islam, and the Roots of Insurgencies...

Samuel Helfont (Lecturer in International Relations, University of Pennsylvania)

History; Middle Eastern history; Religion & politics; Politics & government

Hardback

Samuel Helfont draws on extensive research with Ba'thist archives to investigate the roots of the religious insurgencies that... [more]

$53.95

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Theology: The Basic Readings

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Theology: The Basic Readings

Alister E. McGrath

Religion & beliefs; Christian theology

Paperback

This short, balanced and accessible Reader introduces the Christian faith through important theological readings, covering... [more]

$39.95

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