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Aquinas and Radical Orthodoxy: A Critical Inquiry

Aquinas and Radical Orthodoxy: A Critical Inquiry

1st Edition

Paul DeHart
July 03, 2014

Aquinas and Radical Orthodoxy investigates the encounter of the most vibrant and controversial trend in recent theology with the greatest Christian thinker of the Middle Ages. The book describes Radical Orthodoxy’s orientation and highlights those anti-secular strategies and intellectual influences...

Theology, Creation, and Environmental Ethics: From Creatio Ex Nihilo to Terra Nullius

Theology, Creation, and Environmental Ethics: From Creatio Ex Nihilo to Terra Nullius

1st Edition

Whitney Bauman
June 19, 2014

Winner of the John Templeton Award for Theological Promise, 2009 This book argues that the Christian doctrine of creatio ex nihilo (creation out of nothing) sets up a support system for a "logic of domination" toward human and earth others. Conceptually inspired by the work of theologian Catherine...

Science and Religion: One Planet, Many Possibilities

Science and Religion: One Planet, Many Possibilities

1st Edition

Lucas F. Johnston, Whitney Bauman
February 18, 2014

This collection offers new perspectives on the study of science and religion, bringing together articles that highlight the differences between epistemological systems and call into question the dominant narrative of modern science. The volume provides historical context for the contemporary...

Religious Ethics and Migration: Doing Justice to Undocumented Workers

Religious Ethics and Migration: Doing Justice to Undocumented Workers

1st Edition

Ilsup Ahn
November 01, 2013

What does it mean to provide justice for undocumented workers who have been living among us without proper legal documentation? How can we do justice to the undocumented migrants who have been doing the low-skilled, low-paid jobs unwanted by citizens? Why should we even try to do justice for people...

Religious Conversion and Identity: The Semiotic Analysis of Texts

Religious Conversion and Identity: The Semiotic Analysis of Texts

1st Edition

Massimo Leone
October 25, 2013

The way in which people change and represent their spiritual evolution is often determined by recurrent language structures. Through the analysis of ancient and modern stories and their words and images, this book describes the nature of conversion through explorations of the encounter with the...

Language, Desire and Theology: A Genealogy of the Will to Speak

Language, Desire and Theology: A Genealogy of the Will to Speak

1st Edition

Noëlle Vahanian
September 09, 2013

This interesting and provocative work develops a new theological approach to language in the light of contemporary critical theory....

Religion, Language, and Power

Religion, Language, and Power

1st Edition

Nile Green, Mary Searle-Chatterjee
October 10, 2012

Religion, Language and Power shows that the language of ‘religion’ is far from neutral, and that the packaging and naming of what English speakers call ‘religious’ groups or identities is imbued with the play of power. Religious Studies has all too often served to amplify voices from other...

Christianity, Tolerance and Pluralism: A Theological Engagement with Isaiah Berlin's Social Theory

Christianity, Tolerance and Pluralism: A Theological Engagement with Isaiah Berlin's Social Theory

1st Edition

Michael Jinkins
October 01, 2012

This book provides a sustained, critical and theological engagement with arguably the most crucial aspect of contemporary society - its diversity. The author finds in the social theory of Isaiah Berlin a number of fruitful ways to reframe the debate over these questions, and to contribute to a more...

The Entangled God: Divine Relationality and Quantum Physics

The Entangled God: Divine Relationality and Quantum Physics

1st Edition

Kirk Wegter-McNelly
August 25, 2011

In The Entangled God, Kirk Wegter-McNelly addresses the age-old theological question of how God is present to the world by constructing a novel, scientifically informed account of the God–world relation. Drawing on recent scientific and philosophical work in "quantum entanglement," Wegter-McNelly...

Sufism and Deconstruction: A Comparative Study of Derrida and Ibn 'Arabi

Sufism and Deconstruction: A Comparative Study of Derrida and Ibn 'Arabi

1st Edition

Ian Almond
December 21, 2009

Examinung a series of common features in the works of Derrida and the Sufism of Ibn 'Arabi, considered to be one of the most influential figures in Islamic thought, the author addresses the significant absence of attention on the relationship between Islam and Derrida. Presenting a...

Law and Religion

Law and Religion

1st Edition

Peter Radan
October 13, 2009

The intersection of law and religion is a growing area of study for academics working in both subject areas. This book draws together research on several collisions between the two arenas, including a study of religious clauses in the US constitution and the interplay between religion and law in...

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