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 Protestantism in Xiamen
Protestantism in Xiamen
Chris White
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This interdisciplinary volume represents the first comprehensive English-language analysis of the development of Protestant Christianity in Xiamen from the nineteenth century to the present. This important regional study is particularly revealing due...
‘Abdu’l-Bahá's Journey West
‘Abdu’l-Bahá's Journey West
N. Mottahedeh
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This edited volume of specially commissioned essays written for the anniversary of `Abdu'l-Baha's journey to America tells the story of this former prisoner's interactions with the white upper echelon of American society as well as his impact on the ...
A Cross Too Heavy
A Cross Too Heavy
P. O'Shea
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:The papacy of Pius XII (1939-1958) has been a source of near-constant criticism and debate since his death, particularly because of his alleged silence during the Holocaust. Paul O'Shea examines his little-studied pre-papal life to demonstrate that P...
A History of Catholic Antisemitism
A History of Catholic Antisemitism
R. Michael
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:Moving from the Catholic Church's pagan origins, through the Roman era, middle ages, and Reformation to the present, Robert Michael here provides a definitive history of Catholic antisemitism.
A History of Orthodox, Islamic, and Western Christian Political Values
A History of Orthodox, Islamic, and Western Christian...
Dennis J. Dunn
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:The book reveals the nexus between religion and politics today and shows that we live in an interdependent world where one global civilization is emerging and where the world’s peoples are continuing to coalesce around a series of values that contain...
A Queering of Black Theology
A Queering of Black Theology
E. Kornegay
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Kornegay's brilliant and insightful use of James Baldwin's literary genius offers a way forward that promises to overcome the divide between religion and sexuality that is of crucial importance not only for black church and theology but for socio-pol...
A Reader’s Companion to the Confucian Analects
A Reader’s Companion to the Confucian Analects
H. Rosemont
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This companion is not intended as another interpretation of the ancient text, but rather as an aid for contemporary students to develop their own interpretive reading of it, in the hope of thereby aiding them in the search for meaning, purpose, and s...
A Theological Account of Nat Turner
A Theological Account of Nat Turner
K. Lampley
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:In this unique volume, Lampley analyzes the theology of Nat Turner's violent slave rebellion in juxtaposition with Old Testament views of prophetic violence and Jesus' politics of violence in the New Testament and in consideration of the history of C...
Africa in Global Politics in the Twenty-First Century
Africa in Global Politics in the Twenty-First Cen...
Olayiwola Abeg...
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:In the twenty-first century, Africa has become an important source of US energy imports and the world's natural resources. It has also become the epicentre of the world's deadly health epidemic, HIV/AIDS, and one of the battlegrounds in the fight aga...
African American Female Mysticism
African American Female Mysticism
Joy R. Bostic
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:African-American Female Mysticism: Nineteenth Century Religious Activism is an important book-length treatment of African-American female mysticism. The primary subjects of this book are three icons of black female spirituality and religious activism...
African American Religious Life and the Story of Nimrod
African American Religious Life and the Story of ...
A. Pinn
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:The biblical text and its key figures have played a prominent role in the development of religious discourse on pressing socio-political issues. Slavery and continued discrimination were given theological sanction through the Old Testament story of H...
Agents of Witchcraft in Early Modern Italy and Denmark
Agents of Witchcraft in Early Modern Italy and De...
L. Kallestrup
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This book offers a comparison of lay and inquisitorial witchcraft prosecutions. In most of the early modern period, witchcraft jurisdiction in Italy rested with the Roman Inquisition, whereas in Denmark only the secular courts raised trials. Kallestr...