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9780814647172 | 3 edition (Liturgical Pr, September 15, 2016), cover price $15.95
9781620325971 | Reprint edition (Wipf & Stock Pub, October 1, 2012), cover price $16.00
9780877935360 | Ave Maria Pr, September 1, 1994, cover price $6.95

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9781118830512, titled "The Spiritual City: Theology, Spirituality, and the Urban" | Blackwell Pub, June 9, 2014, cover price $102.95

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9781118855669, titled "The Spiritual City: Theology, Spirituality, and the Urban" | Blackwell Pub, July 21, 2014, cover price $37.95

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9780470673522 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, April 22, 2013), cover price $98.95

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9781118472354 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, April 8, 2013), cover price $35.95

A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day.* Charts the main figures, ideas, images and historical periods, showing how and why spirituality has changed and developed over the centuries* Draws out the distinctive themes of Christian spirituality, exploring the historical and cultural events and experiences that changed people's attitudes and practices* Coverage extends right up to the modern day, exploring the huge changes in spirituality in recent years and the way it is nowadays often contrasted with 'religion'* Written by a leading commentator on spirituality, and published in the popular Brief Histories of Religion series

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9781405117708 | Blackwell Pub, February 9, 2007, cover price $103.95 | About this edition: A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day.

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9781405117715 | Blackwell Pub, February 9, 2007, cover price $32.95

Miscellaneous:

9781405171632 | Blackwell Pub, February 24, 2009, cover price $87.95

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Product Description: It is a striking aspect of contemporary western culture that, alongside a decline in traditional religious affiliations, there has been a growing interest in spirituality and the use of the word in a variety of contexts. Indeed, spirituality is sometimes contrasted favorably with religion, which many people see (for good or ill) as an off-putting amalgam of dogma, moralism, institutions, buildings, and hierarchies...read more

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9780199588756 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 14, 2012, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: It is a striking aspect of contemporary western culture that, alongside a decline in traditional religious affiliations, there has been a growing interest in spirituality and the use of the word in a variety of contexts.

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'Spirituality' is a word that is used increasingly these days yet it is often ill-defined. What exactly is spirituality? Is it distinct from religion and can we separate it from beliefs and traditions? Does spirituality mainly focus on spiritual experiences and practices or is it something more? This book suggests that, while there may be common features in the use of the word, 'spirituality' is not a single reality. Different 'spiritualities' reflect particular religious or philosophical viewpoints, as well as the cultural contexts in which they arise and develop. Spirituality: A Guide for the Perplexed provides students and general readers with a reliable and comprehensive guide to 'spirituality' as an area of study, religiously, historically, philosophically and in the social sciences. It explores the tools that are used to study the subject and to interpret spiritual classics (whether these are written texts or other forms such as art) from different times and cultures. Attention is paid to spirituality in a variety of religious and non-religious forms in their own terms and comparatively. However, for the sake of simplicity greatest attention is given to the study of spirituality within a religious perspective with illustrations drawn from texts, personalities and themes associated with five major world religions, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism. The book concludes with an exploration of spirituality in contemporary perspective - in particular how spirituality is currently employed in areas such as health-care, education and business among other examples.

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9781441180926 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 20, 2014, cover price $78.00

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9781441191335 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 20, 2014, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: 'Spirituality' is a word that is used increasingly these days yet it is often ill-defined.

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Product Description: George Herbert (1593-1633) is one of English spirituality's most treasured voices and, with his contemporaries Lancelot Andrewes Izaak Walton and Nicholas Ferrar, he epitomises the best of the 17th century Anglican tradition - learned, holy and self-effacing...read more
By Philip Sheldrake (editor)

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9781853119484 | Canterbury Pr Norwich, September 30, 2009, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: George Herbert (1593-1633) is one of English spirituality's most treasured voices and, with his contemporaries Lancelot Andrewes Izaak Walton and Nicholas Ferrar, he epitomises the best of the 17th century Anglican tradition - learned, holy and self-effacing.

This new volume, replacing The Westminster Dictionary of Spirituality by Gordon S. Wakefield (1983), stands as the definitive reference work on all aspects of Christian spirituality. Several years in the making and comprised of more than 400 completely new entries, the Dictionary incorporates the collective expertise of today's foremost scholars in the field of Christian spirituality. Systematically organized and alphabetically arranged for maximum ease of use, the book includes comprehensive bibliographies; a section of short essays on the content, methods, and current debates in the field; and reading lists to encourage additional reading and research. Philip F. Sheldrake is Professor in the Department of Theology and Religion, University of Durham.
By Philip Sheldrake (editor)

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9780664230036 | Westminster John Knox Pr, July 30, 2005, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This new volume, replacing The Westminster Dictionary of Spirituality by Gordon S.

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Product Description: In Spaces for the Sacred, Philip Sheldrake brilliantly reveals the connection between our rootedness in the places we inhabit and the construction of our personal and religious identities. Based on the prestigious Hulsean Lectures he delivered at the University of Cambridge, Sheldrake's book examines the sacred narratives which derive from both overtly religious sites such as cathedrals, and secular ones, like the Millennium Dome, and it suggests how Christian theological and spiritual traditions may contribute creatively to current debates about place...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780801868610 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, December 4, 2001, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: In Spaces for the Sacred, Philip Sheldrake brilliantly reveals the connection between our rootedness in the places we inhabit and the construction of our personal and religious identities.

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Product Description: Sheldrake assesses the spirituality of Herbert, looking at his understanding of God and the purpose and process of the Christian life, his eucharistic imagery and mysticism, and also examines the limitations and possibilities of Herbert's spirituality for today.

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9780232522877 | Darton Longman & Todd Ltd, December 1, 2000, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Sheldrake assesses the spirituality of Herbert, looking at his understanding of God and the purpose and process of the Christian life, his eucharistic imagery and mysticism, and also examines the limitations and possibilities of Herbert's spirituality for today.
9781561011797 | Cowley Pubns, June 1, 2000, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Sheldrake assesses the spirituality of Herbert, looking at his understanding of God and the purpose and process of the Christian life, his eucharistic imagery and mysticism, and also examines the limitations and possibilities of Herbert's spirituality for today.

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Product Description: Thomas O'Loughlin's fresh and original introduction to Celtic spirituality begins by questioning the very notion of a distinctively "Celtic" spirituality. Brilliantly re-examining the original sources, he argues that there is one over-arching theme giving them a unity--the idea of being "on the edge", both culturally and geographically...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570753374 | Orbis Books, October 1, 2000, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Thomas O'Loughlin's fresh and original introduction to Celtic spirituality begins by questioning the very notion of a distinctively "Celtic" spirituality.

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Product Description: Philip Sheldrake studies the growing dialogue between theology and spirituality within a wider historical context, showing how and why these fields originally diverged. Spirituality and Theology explores the work of theologians such as Karl Rahner, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Gustavo Gutierrez, and feminist theologians who have attempted a reintegration of theology and spirituality...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570752247 | Orbis Books, January 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Philip Sheldrake studies the growing dialogue between theology and spirituality within a wider historical context, showing how and why these fields originally diverged.

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Product Description: This volume explores past religious lives, setting spiritualities in their historical context. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570752032 | 2 edition (Orbis Books, September 1, 1998), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: This volume explores past religious lives, setting spiritualities in their historical context.
9780824511487 | Crossroad Pub Co, October 1, 1991, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This volume explores past religious lives, setting spiritualities in their historical context.

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Product Description: Philip Sheldrake explores the roots and context of Celtic Christianity, its choice of particular landscapes and sacred sites, the ideal of enclosure and religious stability, the theme of pilgrimage, its strong sense of boundaries, and its reverence for the sacred in nature...read more

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9781561011032 | Cowley Pubns, October 1, 1995, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Philip Sheldrake explores the roots and context of Celtic Christianity, its choice of particular landscapes and sacred sites, the ideal of enclosure and religious stability, the theme of pilgrimage, its strong sense of boundaries, and its reverence for the sacred in nature.

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