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Product Description: Religious Studies was first introduced as a new discipline in universities and colleges around the world in the 1960s. This discipline brought about a reorientation of the study of religion, created new perspectives and influenced all sectors of education...read more
By Ursula King (editor)

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9781474281133 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 6, 2016, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Religious Studies was first introduced as a new discipline in universities and colleges around the world in the 1960s.

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Product Description: CPA AWARD WINNERIPPY AWARD WINNER"This may be the book to hook a new generation on the religious power of Teilhard's vision of divine presence in matter and the evolving universe." --Elizabeth A. Johnson, CSJ"From the viewpoint of our present understanding of the universe it could be said that Teilhard is the most significant Christian theologian since Saint Paul ...read more

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9781626981140 | Revised edition (Orbis Books, May 10, 2015), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: CPA AWARD WINNERIPPY AWARD WINNER"This may be the book to hook a new generation on the religious power of Teilhard's vision of divine presence in matter and the evolving universe.

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Product Description: Spirit of Fire is a popular biography of one of this century's most fascinating religious figures. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955) was a Jesuit theologian, mystic, and scientist renowned for his pioneering field work in geology, paleontology, and human origins...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780157050653 | Orbis Books, December 1, 1996, cover price $25.00 | also contains Health Care Financing and Insurance: Options for Design | About this edition: Spirit of Fire is a popular biography of one of this century's most fascinating religious figures.
9781570750656 | Orbis Books, June 1, 1996, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: From dust jacket notes: "Spirit of Fire is a popular biography of one of this century's most fascinating religious figures.

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9781570751776 | Orbis Books, February 1, 1998, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Spirit of Fire is a popular biography of one of this century's most fascinating religious figures.

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Product Description: This major new collection of readings demonstrates the range and vitality of feminist theology and its increasing influence on Christian women and men throughout the world. Here are thirty-eight key texts, representing the voices of women in Africa, Asia, and Latin America as well as those working among minorities in places such as Israel, the US, and the Pacific...read more
By Ursula King (editor)

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9781498219976 | Wipf & Stock Pub, February 12, 2015, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: This major new collection of readings demonstrates the range and vitality of feminist theology and its increasing influence on Christian women and men throughout the world.
9780883449639 | Pilgrim Pr, August 1, 1994, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: This major new collection of readings demonstrates the range and vitality of feminist theology and its increasing influence on Christian women and men throughout the world.

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Product Description: The Search for Spirituality offers a comprehensive overview of the incredibly rich and diverse spiritual landscapes of our world, and explores the global search for a spiritual life at an individual and social level, inside and outside religious traditions, and in the secular world...read more

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9781933346144 | Bluebridge, October 1, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The Search for Spirituality offers a comprehensive overview of the incredibly rich and diverse spiritual landscapes of our world, and explores the global search for a spiritual life at an individual and social level, inside and outside religious traditions, and in the secular world.

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Product Description: Gender, Religion and Diversity provides an introduction to some of the most challenging perspectives in the contemporary study of gender and religion. In recent years, women's and gender studies have transformed the international study of religion through the use of interdisciplinary and cross-cultural methodologies, which have opened up new and highly controversial issues, challenging previous paradigms and creating fresh fields of study...read more
By Tina Beattie (editor) and Ursula King (editor)

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9780826469342 | Continuum Intl Pub Group, June 1, 2004, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Gender, Religion and Diversity provides an introduction to some of the most challenging perspectives in the contemporary study of gender and religion.

Paperback:

9780826488459 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 30, 2005, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Gender, Religion and Diversity provides an introduction to some of the most challenging perspectives in the contemporary study of gender and religion.

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Christian Mystics tells the story of sixty men and women whose mystical devotion to God transformed the times in which they lived and still affects our present-day search for spiritual meaning.

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9780415326513 | 1 edition (Routledge, October 1, 2003), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Christian Mystics tells the story of sixty men and women whose mystical devotion to God transformed the times in which they lived and still affects our present-day search for spiritual meaning.

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9780415326520 | 1 edition (Routledge, October 1, 2003), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Moving from the early Christian age to modern times, with emphasis on the high points of mysticism in the medieval, early modern and Eastern Orthodox traditions, this title tells the story of people whose mystical devotion to God transformed the times in which they lived and still affects our present-day search for spiritual meaning.
9781587680120 | Hiddenspring, September 1, 2001, cover price $20.00

Miscellaneous:

9780203230817 | Routledge, October 1, 2003, cover price $31.95

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Product Description: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955) was a French Jesuit theologian and scientist renowned for his pioneering field work in paleontology. His visionary writings on the reconciliation of faith and evolutionary theory aroused the suspicions of the Vatican and he was forbidden to publish on religious matters during his lifetime...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570752483 | Orbis Books, May 1, 1999, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955) was a French Jesuit theologian and scientist renowned for his pioneering field work in paleontology.

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Product Description: We live in a culture which has broadly rejected the possibility of absolute belief in one over-riding truth. And yet we are surrounded by people who do believe, who indeed are often intensely religious, but believe in different things...read more

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9780304702602 | Continuum Intl Pub Group, July 1, 1998, cover price $82.95 | About this edition: We live in a culture which has broadly rejected the possibility of absolute belief in one over-riding truth.

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9780304702619 | Cassell, September 1, 1998, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: We live in a culture which has broadly rejected the possibility of absolute belief in one over-riding truth.

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Illustrated with the finest in religious artwork, an elegant volume explores the depths of Christian mystical heritage, from the birth of Christ to modern times, and examines mysticism's roots in the Hebrew Bible and Hellenic philosophy. 18,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780684824239 | Simon & Schuster, March 1, 1998, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Explores the depths of Christian mystical heritage, from the birth of Christ to modern times, and examines mysticism's roots in the Hebrew Bible and Hellenic philosophy

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Product Description: Based on the prestigious Bampton Lectures given annually at Oxford University, Christ in All Things offers a concise introduction to the spiritual vision of the mystic and scientist, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, and a fascinating survey of contemporary themes in spirituality through a "Teilhardian" lens...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570751158 | Orbis Books, April 1, 1997, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Based on the prestigious Bampton Lectures given annually at Oxford University, Christ in All Things offers a concise introduction to the spiritual vision of the mystic and scientist, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, and a fascinating survey of contemporary themes in spirituality through a "Teilhardian" lens.

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Product Description: Foreword by Desmond TutuThis collection of 28 essays provides a clear overview of the history of Religious Studies, the turning points it faces and the new directions it may take in the future.

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9780567095640 | T&t Clark Ltd, February 1, 1991, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Foreword by Desmond TutuThis collection of 28 essays provides a clear overview of the history of Religious Studies, the turning points it faces and the new directions it may take in the future.

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9780567085344 | T&t Clark Ltd, October 1, 1996, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Foreword by Desmond TutuThis collection of 28 essays provides a clear overview of the history of Religious Studies, the turning points it faces and the new directions it may take in the future.

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Product Description: Over the past decade, gender studies have set an entirely new agenda for religious studies, and work in this area has expanded rapidly. In this book, an international group of scholars from Europe, North America and Australia provides an overview of these new theoretical and critical perspectives with special attention to new developments...read more
By Ursula King (editor)

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9780631193760 | Blackwell Pub, January 1, 1995, cover price $60.95 | About this edition: Over the past decade, gender studies have set an entirely new agenda for religious studies, and work in this area has expanded rapidly.

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9780631193777 | Blackwell Pub, December 1, 1994, cover price $73.95 | About this edition: This book will provide an ideal introduction to debates in the field for students and researchers concerned with the impact of women's studies and wider gender issues on religion around the world.

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Product Description: This new edition accords more attention to women's voices from the third world and to the urgent ethical and environmental concerns being addressed by women. It also provides a greatly expanded bibliography and a new Epilogue.

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9780941533539 | New Amsterdam Books, March 1, 1989, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: In the autumn of 1988 a group of Israeli women donned prayer shawls, took up the Torah, and gathered at the Wailing Wall to pray.

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9780271010694 | 2 sub edition (Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, September 1, 1993), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This new edition accords more attention to women's voices from the third world and to the urgent ethical and environmental concerns being addressed by women.

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Product Description: This book takes a genuinely new spiritual stance reflecting the emergence of a post-modern science and differing from the relativistic nihilism that calls itself postmodern but is really modernism extended to its limit. Based on a direct experience of reality as divine, this postmodern spirituality transcends modernity's individualism and patriarchy, its forced choices between dualism and materialism, anthropocentrism and relativism, supernaturalism and atheism, intolerance and nihilism...read more
By David Ray Griffin (editor)

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9780887068539 | State Univ of New York Pr, September 1, 1988, cover price $50.50 | About this edition: This book takes a genuinely new spiritual stance reflecting the emergence of a post-modern science and differing from the relativistic nihilism that calls itself postmodern but is really modernism extended to its limit.

Paperback:

9780887068546 | State Univ of New York Pr, January 1, 1989, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: This book takes a genuinely new spiritual stance reflecting the emergence of a post-modern science and differing from the relativistic nihilism that calls itself postmodern but is really modernism extended to its limit.

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Product Description: This major collection of essays makes a new contribution to the role and image of women in the different world religions. Many new perceptions are revealed in this provocative collection, including insights into women in African traditional religions, in evangelical Christianity, and in new religious movements, which focus on some of today's fundamental questions: ò Are women hindered or encouraged to give full expression to their religious experience? ò How far do the different religious traditions draw on feminine symbols in speaking about ultimate reality? ò To what extent do women take part in ritual and religious practices or hold positions of authority? ò What is the actual religious experience of women, and how do women choose to follow a religious life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Ursula King (editor)

Hardcover:

9780913757321 | Paragon House, April 1, 1987, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This major collection of essays makes a new contribution to the role and image of women in the different world religions.

Paperback:

9780913757338, titled "Women In The World's Religions: Past and Present" | Paragon House, May 1, 1987, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This major collection of essays makes a new contribution to the role and image of women in the different world religions.

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A detailed study of the writings of Teilhard de Chardin, who attempted to reconcile the discoveries of modern science with Christian faith and Eastern mysticism

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9780816404759 | Seabury Pr, September 1, 1980, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A detailed study of the writings of Teilhard de Chardin, who attempted to reconcile the discoveries of modern science with Christian faith and Eastern mysticism

Paperback:

9780816423279 | Seabury Pr, April 1, 1981, cover price $8.95

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