all ebooks in category: Religious Studies - History (28)

Sacred Schisms: How Religions Divide
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0521881471, 1107684501 | 350 pages | PDF | 1,1 MB

Schism (from the Greek 'to split') refers to a group that breaks away from another, usually larger organisation and forms a new organisation. Though the …

Melania : Early Christianity Through the Life of One Family
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0520292081 | 340 Pages | PDF | 2.4 MB

Melania the Elder and her granddaughter Melania the Younger were major figures in early Christian history, using their wealth, status, and forceful personalities to shape …

Organization Theory: Modern, Symbolic, and Postmodern Perspectives [Repost]
English | April 5, 2013 | ISBN: 0199640378 | 380 pages | PDF | 3.61 Mb

Organization Theory, Third Edition, offers a clear and comprehensive introduction to the study of organizations and organizing processes. It encourages an even-handed appreciation of the …

Confucianisms for a Changing World Cultural Order
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0824872584 | 284 Pages | ePUB | 7.2 MB

In a single generation, the rise of Asia has precipitated a dramatic sea change in the world's economic and political orders. This reconfiguration is taking …

Royal Hittite Instructions and Related Administrative Texts
English | 2013 | ISBN: 158983769X, 1589836561 | 474 pages | PDF | 7,2 MB

Few compositions provide as much insight into the structure of the Hittite state and the nature of Hittite society as the so-called Instructions. While these …

Animal Sacrifice in Ancient Greek Religion, Judaism, and Christianity, 100 BC-AD 200
English | 6 Mar. 2008 | ISBN: 0199218544 | 350 Pages | PDF | 1.69 MB

A study of animal sacrifice within Greek paganism, Judaism, and Christianity during the period of their interaction between about 100 BC and AD 200. After …

The Defining Decade: Identity, Politics, and the Canadian Jewish Community in the 1960s
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1442641142, 1442610468 | 384 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The 1960s witnessed a radical transformation in the Canadian Jewish community. The erosion of longstanding barriers of anti-Semitism resulted in increased access for Jews to …

Skepticism and American Faith: from the Revolution to the Civil War
English | July 2, 2018 | ISBN: 0190494379 | EPUB | 664 pages | 6.1 MB

Between the American Revolution and the Civil War, the dialogue of religious skepticism and faith shaped struggles over the place of religion in politics. It …

The Believing Primate: Scientific, Philosophical, and Theological Reflections on the Origin of Religion
English | April 15, 2009 | ISBN: 0199557020, 0199597081 | EPUB/PDF | 380 pages | 2.5/1.7 MB

Over the last two decades, scientific accounts of religion have received a great deal of scholarly and popular attention both because of their intrinsic interest …

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Reformed Preaching: Proclaiming God's Word from the Heart of the Preacher to the Heart of His People
2018 | ISBN: 1433559277 | English | 504 pages | EPUB | 0.7 MB

Preaching today all too often tragically misses the point. We've all heard sermons that sound more like a lecture, filling the head but not the …