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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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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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A History of Judaism

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A History of Judaism

Martin Goodman

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Judaism

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

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

Clare Carlisle

Biography; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of religion

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Søren Kierkegaard is one of the most passionate and challenging of all modern philosophers, and is often regarded as... [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

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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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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; Religion & politics; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects; Advocate - History

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

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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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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

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

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A Meaning to Life

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A Meaning to Life

Michael Ruse

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion

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Does human life have any meaning? Does the question even make sense today? For centuries, the question of the meaning or purpose... [more]

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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

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

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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

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

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Freedom Fighter

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Freedom Fighter

Joanna Palani

Biography; True stories; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Revolutionary groups & movements

Paperback

The gripping story of one woman's war against ISIS and the Syrian regime. [more]

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The Merciful Humility of God: The 2019 Lent Book

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The Merciful Humility of God: The 2019 Lent Book

Jane Williams

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Christian spirituality & religious experience

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St Augustine's insight was that it is only the merciful humility of God that could penetrate our armoured pride. As we follow... [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]

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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]

$55.00

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How Democracies Die: The International Bestseller: What History Reveals About Our Future

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How Democracies Die: The International Bestseller: What History Reveals...

Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt

History: theory & methods; Religion & politics; Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political structures: democracy; Geopolitics

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Democracies can die with a coup d'etat - or they can die slowly. This happens most deceptively when in piecemeal fashion,... [more]

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Arabs: A 3,000-Year History of Peoples, Tribes and Empires

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Arabs: A 3,000-Year History of Peoples, Tribes and Empires

Tim Mackintosh-Smith

History; General & world history; Middle Eastern history; History of religion; Islam

Hardback

A riveting, comprehensive history of the Arab peoples and tribes that explores the role of language as a cultural touchstone... [more]

$64.99

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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

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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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Hearing Healing Hope: The Ministry of Service in Challenging Times

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Hearing Healing Hope: The Ministry of Service in Challenging Times

Gabrielle McMullen, Patrice Scales, Denis Fitzgerald

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Social welfare & social services; Central government policies; Applied ecology

Paperback

The 2018 national conference entitled Hearing, Healing, Hope was held on 21-23 February at the Catholic Leadership Centre... [more]

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Greek and Roman Religions

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Greek and Roman Religions

Rebecca I. Denova

History; Archaeology; History of religion; Ancient religions & mythologies

Paperback

Offers an introduction to the basic beliefs, practices, and major deities of Greek and Roman religions A volume in the... [more]

$78.95

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The Secular Enlightenment

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The Secular Enlightenment

Margaret Jacob

European history; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Social & political philosophy; Religion & politics; Religion & science

Hardback

A major new history of how the Enlightenment transformed people's everyday lives The Secular Enlightenment is a panoramic... [more]

$59.99

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The Poetry and Music of Science: Comparing Creativity in Science and Art

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The Poetry and Music of Science: Comparing Creativity in Science and Art...

Tom McLeish

Theory of art; Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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The Poetry and Music of Science examines aspects of science and art that bear close comparison - for example the art of the... [more]

$38.95

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The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

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The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

Stephen Greenblatt

History of Art & Design Styles; History of religion; History of ideas

Paperback

Selected as a book of the year 2017 by The Times and Sunday TimesWhat is it about Adam and Eve's story that fascinates us?... [more]

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The Prophet Muhammad: How Islam was Born

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The Prophet Muhammad: How Islam was Born

Barnaby Rogerson

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Islam; Islamic studies

Paperback

Barnaby Rogerson tells the story of the Prophet Muhammad, the divinely inspired founder of Islam, and asks how an illiterate... [more]

$19.99

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