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The Lost Art of Scripture

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The Lost Art of Scripture

Karen Armstrong

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general

Paperback

In our increasingly secular world, holy texts are at best seen as irrelevant, and at worst as an excuse to incite violence,... [more]

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Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell

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Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell

Louise Milligan

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Religion: general; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Press & journalism

Paperback

Includes new relevations following the conviction. [more]

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A History of the Bible: The Book and Its Faiths

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A History of the Bible: The Book and Its Faiths

John Barton

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Church history; Christian theology; Judaism: sacred texts

Hardback

The Bible is the central book in Western culture, yet extraordinarily there is no proper history of it. This exceptional work,... [more]

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

Robert Hoyland, H. G. M. Williamson

History; Middle Eastern history; History: earliest times to present day; Crusades; Biblical archaeology; History of religion

Hardback

The story of the Holy Land, encompassing the three millennia that saw the birth of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Each... [more]

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Finding God in the Waves: How I lost my faith and found it again through science

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Finding God in the Waves: How I lost my faith and found it again through...

Mike McHargue

Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Religion & science; Christianity

Paperback

From the host of the popular podcasts The Liturgists and Ask Science Mike, a story of having faith, losing it, and finding... [more]

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American Covenant: A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the Present

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American Covenant: A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the...

Philip Gorski

History; History of the Americas; History of religion

Paperback

The long battle between exclusionary and inclusive versions of the American story Was America founded as a Christian nation... [more]

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Materialism: A Historical and Philosophical Inquiry

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Materialism: A Historical and Philosophical Inquiry

Robin Gordon Brown, James Ladyman (University of Bristol, UK)

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy of religion; Philosophy of science

Paperback

The doctrine of materialism is one of the most controversial in the history of ideas. For much of its history it has been... [more]

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The Crucible of Islam

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The Crucible of Islam

G. W. Bowersock

Middle Eastern history; Religion & beliefs; Comparative religion; Islam

Paperback

Little is known about sixth-century Arabia. Yet from this distant time and place emerged a faith and an empire that stretched... [more]

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Jung and Philosophy

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Jung and Philosophy

Jon Mills

Philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Analytical & Jungian psychology; Philosophy of science

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Although the works of C.G. Jung have received worldwide attention, there has been surprisingly little engagement by philosophers.... [more]

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

Billy Bragg

Literary essays; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & politics; Politics & government

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He shows us that Freedom requires three dimensions to function: Liberty, Equality, and Accountability - and the result is... [more]

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

Nick Holdstock

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies; Geopolitics; Political oppression & persecution

Paperback

Lifting the lid on China's secret struggle with home-grown Islamic Terrorism [more]

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The Rites of Passage (Second Edition)

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The Rites of Passage (Second Edition)

Arnold Van Gennep

Comparative religion; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies

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Folklorist Arnold van Gennep's masterwork, The Rites of Passage, has been a staple of anthropological education for more than... [more]

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The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great

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The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great...

Ben Shapiro

History; Religious issues & debates

Paperback

 A stark warning, and a call to spiritual arms, this book may be the first step in getting our civilization back on track.... [more]

$32.99

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The Limits of Tolerance: Enlightenment Values and Religious Fanaticism

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The Limits of Tolerance: Enlightenment Values and Religious Fanaticism

Denis Lacorne

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

Hardback

Denis Lacorne traces the emergence of the modern notion of religious tolerance in order to rethink how we should respond to... [more]

$69.00

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Faces of Muhammad: Western Perceptions of the Prophet of Islam from the Middle Ages to Today

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Faces of Muhammad: Western Perceptions of the Prophet of Islam from the...

John Tolan

Religion & beliefs; Religion & politics; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; History of religion; Islam; Islamic theology; Advocate - Religion

Hardback

Heretic and impostor or reformer and statesman? The contradictory Western visions of Muhammad In European culture, Muhammad... [more]

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Confessions: A New Translation

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Confessions: A New Translation

Augustine

Biography: religious & spiritual; History of religion; Christianity

Paperback

This translation of Confessions enlivens the beguiling world of late antiquity. [more]

$26.95

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Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent

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Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent

Paul Mendes-Flohr

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: religious & spiritual; Philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Judaism

Hardback

The first major biography in English in over thirty years of the seminal modern Jewish thinker Martin Buber [more]

$44.99

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Seven Types of Atheism

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Seven Types of Atheism

John Gray

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Agnosticism & atheism

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'When you explore older atheisms, you will find some of your firmest convictions - secular or religious - are highly questionable.... [more]

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The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World

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The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World

Bart D. Ehrman

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; The Early Church

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How did Christianity become the dominant faith in the West in the historical blink of an eye? Bart Ehrman shows that there... [more]

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The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

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The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

Michael Scott Moore

Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; Religion & politics; Human rights

Paperback

With echoes of Catch-22 and Black Hawk Down, author and former hostage Michael Scott Moore masterfully walks a fine line between... [more]

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Paranoid Science: The Christian Right's War on Reality

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Paranoid Science: The Christian Right's War on Reality

Antony Alumkal

Religion & beliefs; Religion & politics; Religion & science

Paperback

Explores the Christian Right's fierce opposition to science, explaining how and why its leaders came to see scientific truths... [more]

$55.99

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Long Shot: My Life As a Sniper in the Fight Against ISIS

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Long Shot: My Life As a Sniper in the Fight Against ISIS

Azad Cudi, Alex Perry

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Paperback

The incredible inside story of a Kurdish sniper in the battle against ISIS [more]

$32.99

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A History of Judaism

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A History of Judaism

Martin Goodman

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Judaism

Paperback

Originally published: London: Penguin Books Ltd, 2017. [more]

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Loving Your Neighbour in an Age of Religious Conflict: A New Agenda for Interfaith Relations

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Loving Your Neighbour in an Age of Religious Conflict: A New Agenda for...

James Walters

Religion & beliefs; Interfaith relations; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Christian theology

Paperback

This book offers a fresh perspective on religious difference by setting local challenges within the global picture, and exploring... [more]

$37.99

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Religion: What It Is, How It Works, and Why It Matters

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Religion: What It Is, How It Works, and Why It Matters

Christian Smith

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Comparative religion; Theology; Sociology

Paperback

A groundbreaking new theory of religion Religion remains an important influence in the world today, yet the social sciences... [more]

$47.99

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