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  • Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Wouter J. Hanegraaff

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441136466

    Western esotericism has been a pervasive presence in Western culture from late antiquity to the present day, but until recently it was largely ignored by scholars and surrounded by misconceptions and prejudice. This accessible guide provides readers…

  • Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Wouter J. Hanegraaff

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441187130

    Western esotericism has been a pervasive presence in Western culture from late antiquity to the present day, but until recently it was largely ignored by scholars and surrounded by misconceptions and prejudice. This accessible guide provides readers…

  • Utilitarianism

    Utilitarianism
    av Krister Bykvist

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826498090

    This is a student's introduction to the historical context, key themes and current debates in Utilitarianism. Utilitarianism is the ethical theory advanced by Jeremy Bentham, J.S. Mill and Henry Sidgwick and has contributed significantly to contempo…

  • Utilitarianism

    Utilitarianism
    av Krister Bykvist

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826498083

    Utilitarianism is the ethical theory advanced by Jeremy Bentham, J.S. Mill and Henry Sidgwick and has contributed significantly to contemporary moral and political philosophy. Yet it is not without controversy and is a subject that students can ofte…

  • Christian Doctrine

    Christian Doctrine
    av Rev Dr Geoff Thompson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567673336

    Geoff Thompson addresses multiple questions concerning Christian doctrine in an engaging narrative, beginning with an in-depth discussion of the origins of doctrine in the various catechetical, polemical and apologetic pressures that the church enco…

  • Christian Doctrine

    Christian Doctrine
    av Rev Dr Geoff Thompson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567673343

    Geoff Thompson addresses multiple questions concerning Christian doctrine in an engaging narrative, beginning with an in-depth discussion of the origins of doctrine in the various catechetical, polemical and apologetic pressures that the church enco…

  • The Historical Jesus

    The Historical Jesus
    av Helen K. Bond

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567033178

    This title offers an up-to-date picture of Jesus of Nazareth, highlighting the problems and pitfalls encountered in such a venture, and including a survey of current scholarship. The introduction to this new guide sets out the sources (Graeco-Roman,…

  • The Historical Jesus

    The Historical Jesus
    av Helen K. Bond

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567033161

    The introduction to this new guide sets out the sources (Graeco-Roman, Jewish and Christian), noting the problems connected with them, paying particular attention to the nature of the gospels, and the Synoptic versus the Johannine tradition. A subst…

  • Historical Critical Method

    Historical Critical Method
    av David R. Law

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567400123

    This title offers an introduction to one of the core methods of approaching biblical texts. "Historical Critical Analysis" is the main way in which the Bible (both the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament and the New Testament) has been examined and read by s…

  • Historical Critical Method

    Historical Critical Method
    av David R. Law

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567111302

    This title offers an introduction to one of the core methods of approaching biblical texts. "Historical Critical Analysis" is the main way in which the Bible (both the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament and the New Testament) has been examined and read by s…

  • Biblical Criticism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Biblical Criticism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Eryl W. Davies

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567145949

    This Guide for the Perplexed will demonstrate how modern biblical scholars have expressed dissatisfaction with a one-sided historical-critical approach to biblical texts and have argued that developments in secular literary theory should be applied…

  • Biblical Criticism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Biblical Criticism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Eryl W. Davies

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567013064

    This Guide for the Perplexed will demonstrate how modern biblical scholars have expressed dissatisfaction with a one-sided historical-critical approach to biblical texts and have argued that developments in secular literary theory should be applied…

  • Zoroastrianism

    Zoroastrianism
    av Jenny Rose

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441113795

    This is an insightful guide to the history, development and beliefs of this ancient religion, and its continuation as a lived religion today. The history of the development of Zoroastrianism spans over 3000 years, beginning in prehistory as an oral…

  • Zoroastrianism

    Zoroastrianism
    av Jenny Rose

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441189950

    This is an insightful guide to the history, development and beliefs of this ancient religion, and its continuation as a lived religion today. The history of the development of Zoroastrianism spans over 3000 years, beginning in prehistory as an oral…

  • Berkeley

    Berkeley
    av Talia Mae Bettcher

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826489913

    George Berkeley was an idealist and an extraordinarily eloquent man of letters. Yet his views are traditionally regarded as wild and extravagant. He is well known for his departure from common sense, yet perversely represents himself as siding with…

  • Adorno

    Adorno
    av Alex Thomson

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826474209

    One of the most influential philosophers and cultural theorists of the twentieth century, Theodor Adorno poses a considerable challenge to students. His works can often seem obscure and impenetrable, particularly for those with little knowledge of t…

  • Adorno

    Adorno
    av Alex Thomson

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826474193

    One of the most influential philosophers and cultural theorists of the twentieth century, Theodor Adorno poses a considerable challenge to students. His works can often seem obscure and impenetrable, particularly for those with little knowledge of t…

  • Scripture: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Scripture: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av William R S Lamb

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567149534

    Given the extraordinary richness and range of contemporary theology, questions about the authority and inspiration of the Bible tend to garner ever increasing variety, complexity and controversy. Among those challenges include the questions posed by…

  • Resurrection

    Resurrection
    av Lidija Novakovic

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567629814

    This volume examines what the followers of Jesus meant when they declared that he was raised from the dead. This claim, which lies at the core of Christian faith, is one of the most controversial topics in Christianity. Jesus' resurrection has no an…

  • Resurrection

    Resurrection
    av Lidija Novakovic

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567028150

    This volume examines what the followers of Jesus meant when they declared that he was raised from the dead. This claim, which lies at the core of Christian faith, is one of the most controversial topics in Christianity. Jesus' resurrection has no an…

  • Literary Theory

    Literary Theory
    av Mary Klages

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826490735

    This "Guide for the Perplexed" provides an advanced introduction to literary theory from basic information and orientation for the uninformed leading on to more sophisticated readings. It engages directly with the difficulty many students find intim…

  • The New Testament and Jewish Law

    The New Testament and Jewish Law
    av James G. Crossley

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567034342

    This book provides a general introduction to Jewish law (Torah) for students of New Testament studies. This book will provide a general introduction to Jewish law (Torah) for students of New Testament studies. It will include a general discussion on…

  • Calvin

    Calvin
    av Professor Paul Helm

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567032027

    As a major theologian John Calvin is often the subject of widespread misunderstanding and misinterpretation, and this new "Guide for the Perplexed" will provide an ideal introduction to his thoughts and views.John Calvin is a major theologian of the…

  • Calvin

    Calvin
    av Professor Paul Helm

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567032010

    As a major theologian John Calvin is often the subject of widespread misunderstanding and misinterpretation, this new "Guide for the Perplexed" will provide an ideal introduction to his thoughts and views.John Calvin is a major theologian of the Chr…

  • Schillebeeckx: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Schillebeeckx: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Stephan Van Erp

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567129864

    Edward Schillebeeckx (1914-2009) is a key figure in modern theology. As one of the editors of Concilium (with Karl Rahner) he was the advisor of the Dutch bishops at the Second Vatican Council and has been said to have influenced much of the content…

  • Schillebeeckx: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Schillebeeckx: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Stephan Van Erp

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567265807

    Edward Schillebeeckx (1914-2009) is a key figure in modern theology. As one of the editors of Concilium (with Karl Rahner) he was the advisor of the Dutch bishops at the Second Vatican Council and has been said to have influenced much of the content…

  • Descartes

    Descartes
    av Justin Skirry

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826489869

    Rene Descartes is arguably the most important seventeenth-century thinker and the father of modern philosophy. His seminal works are widely studied by students of philosophy. Yet his unique method and its divergence from the method of his scholastic…

  • Descartes

    Descartes
    av Justin Skirry

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826489852

    Rene Descartes is arguably the most important seventeenth-century thinker and the father of modern philosophy. His seminal works are widely studied by students of philosophy. Yet his unique method and its divergence from the method of his scholastic…

  • Heidegger

    Heidegger
    av David R. Cerbone

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826486691

    Martin Heidegger is one of the twentieth century's most influential, controversial and challenging philosophers. His "Being and Time" is a landmark text in modern philosophy, required reading for anyone studying Continental thought. However, the con…

  • Heidegger

    Heidegger
    av David R. Cerbone

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826486684

    Martin Heidegger is one of the twentieth century's most influential, controversial and challenging philosophers. His "Being and Time" is a landmark text in modern philosophy, required reading for anyone studying Continental thought. However, the con…

  • Postcolonialism and the Bible: An Introduction

    Postcolonialism and the Bible: An Introduction

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567675798

    Postcolonial Biblical criticism has emerged as a major field of study in the last twenty-five years and has influenced conversations in biblical studies in significant ways. The postcolonial lens has brought the context of Empire in which the Bible…

  • Postcolonialism and the Bible: An Introduction

    Postcolonialism and the Bible: An Introduction

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567675781

    Postcolonial Biblical criticism has emerged as a major field of study in the last twenty-five years and has influenced conversations in biblical studies in significant ways. The postcolonial lens has brought the context of Empire in which the Bible…

  • Frege

    Frege
    av Edward Kanterian

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826487636

    This is a guide to the thought and ideas of Gottlob Frege, one of the most important but also perplexing figures in the history of analytic philosophy. Gottlob Frege is regarded as one of the founders of modern logic and analytic philosophy, indeed…

  • The History of Ancient Israel: A Guide for the Perplexed

    The History of Ancient Israel: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Philip R. Davies

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567655844

    The History of Ancient Israel: A Guide for the Perplexed provides the student with the perfect guide to why and how the history of this most contested region has been studies, and why it continues to be studied today. Philip R. Davies, one of the le…

  • T.S. Eliot

    T.S. Eliot
    av Steve Ellis

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847060174

    This is a concise and clear guide to the complexities of T. S. Eliot's poetry, with easy to follow structure and chapters on Eliot's major texts, all in chronological order. T. S. Eliot is one of the most celebrated twentieth-century poets and one w…

  • Daoism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Daoism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Louis Komjathy

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441157959

    Daoism is a global religious and cultural phenomenon characterized by multiculturalism and ethnic diversity. Daoism: A Guide for the Perplexed offers a clear and thorough survey of this ancient and modern religious tradition. The book includes an ov…

  • Daoism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Daoism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Louis Komjathy

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441148155

    Daoism is a global religious and cultural phenomenon characterized by multiculturalism and ethnic diversity. Daoism: A Guide for the Perplexed offers a clear and thorough survey of this ancient and modern religious tradition. The book includes an ov…

  • Sufism

    Sufism
    av Mustafa Draper

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472506160

    Sufism: A Guide for the Perplexed provides an accessible academic overview of Sufism and its study for undergraduate students. Engaging with existing literature in the field, whilst shedding light on the most challenging and difficult aspects, this…

  • Freud

    Freud
    av Celine Surprenant

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826492777

    It is widely acknowledged that Freud was one of the most influential and groundbreaking theorists of the twentieth century. His theories permeate almost every aspect of modern-day life: literature, philosophy, science, politics, art, religion and cu…

  • Freud

    Freud
    av Celine Surprenant

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826492784

    It is widely acknowledged that Freud was one of the most influential and groundbreaking theorists of the twentieth century. His theories permeate almost every aspect of modern-day life: literature, philosophy, science, politics, art, religion and cu…

  • Chomsky

    Chomsky
    av John Collins

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826486639

    " Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject diffi…

  • Pentecostalism: a Guide for the Perplexed

    Pentecostalism: a Guide for the Perplexed
    av Wolfgang Vondey

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567522269

    Pentecostalism is the fastest growing religious movement of our time. The unexpected birth of the modern-day Pentecostal movement at the doorsteps of the twentieth century is as perplexing as its continuing existence and unprecedented expansion worl…

  • Pentecostalism: a Guide for the Perplexed

    Pentecostalism: a Guide for the Perplexed
    av Wolfgang Vondey

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567154606

    Pentecostalism is the fastest growing religious movement of our time. The unexpected birth of the modern-day Pentecostal movement at the doorsteps of the twentieth century is as perplexing as its continuing existence and unprecedented expansion worl…

  • Pragmatism

    Pragmatism
    av Robert B. Talisse, Scott F. Aikin, Robert B. Talisse

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826498571

    The recent revival of interest in pragmatism has reintroduced into mainstream philosophy the insights and arguments of great American philosophers such as C.S. Peirce, William James and John Dewey. But it has also led to the use of the term 'pragmat…

  • Pragmatism

    Pragmatism
    av Robert B. Talisse

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826498588

    This is a student's guide to the historical context, key thinkers and central themes of pragmatism, a concept central to American philosophy.The recent revival of interest in pragmatism has reintroduced into mainstream philosophy the insights and ar…

  • Process Theology

    Process Theology
    av Bruce G. Epperly

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567632555

    This is an introductory guide to Process Theology for undergraduates. As part of "Contiuum's 'Guide for the Perplexed'" series, this text provides an accessible introduction to process theology, aimed at nurturing the theological imagination of unde…

  • Relativism

    Relativism
    av Timothy Mosteller

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826496997

    Relativism is a philosophical topic that has many dimensions and can mean many things. It is the view that one thing owes existence, truth, goodness or beauty to something else and is central to an understanding of any of the four traditional divisi…

  • Confucius: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Confucius: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Yong Huang

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441196538

    Of the three main teachings in Chinese culture, Confucianism has exerted the most profound and lasting influence in China.While Confucianism (a term coined by Westerners) refers to a tradition (Ruism) that predated Confucius, it is most closely asso…

  • Confucius: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Confucius: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Yong Huang

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441115683

    Of the three main teachings in Chinese culture, Confucianism has exerted the most profound and lasting influence in China.While Confucianism (a term coined by Westerners) refers to a tradition (Ruism) that predated Confucius, it is most closely asso…

  • Bonhoeffer

    Bonhoeffer
    av Joel Lawrence

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567032379

    This is a concise guide to one of the most remarkable martyrs and theologians of the twentieth century. There is little doubt that the nature of Bonhoeffer's unfinished final theological ruminations have made him a thinker whose influence has grown…

  • Bonhoeffer

    Bonhoeffer
    av Joel Lawrence

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567032386

    This is a concise guide to one of the most remarkable martyrs and theologians of the twentieth century. There is little doubt that the nature of Bonhoeffer's unfinished final theological ruminations have made him a thinker whose influence has grown…

  • Woolf: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Woolf: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Kathryn Simpson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441191229

    Virginia Woolf is one of the best-known and most influential modernist writers; an iconic figure, her image and reference to her work and life appear in the most varied of cultural sites. Her writing is, however, in many ways kaleidoscopic and has g…

  • Halliday

    Halliday
    av Jonathan J Webster

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847062376

    M. A. K. Halliday is widely regarded as the father of Systemic Functional Linguistics, as well as having contributed important work to fields such as sociolinguistics and language acquisition. This overview will enable readers to understand and appr…

  • Postcolonialism

    Postcolonialism
    av Pramod K. Nayar

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826400468

    This is a guide to the often complex area of postcolonial theory and literature from its historical origins to contemporary critical thinking and issues. Postcolonialism as a critical approach and pedagogic practice has informed literary and cultura…

  • Hobbes

    Hobbes
    av Stephen J. Finn

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826488381

    "Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed" are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject diffi…

  • Mormonism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Mormonism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Robert L. Millet

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441163899

    Mormonism: A Guide for the Perplexed explains central facets of the Mormon faith and way of life for those wishing to gain a clearer understanding of this rapidly growing world religion. As The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints continues t…

  • Mormonism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Mormonism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Robert L. Millet

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441156600

    Mormonism: A Guide for the Perplexed explains central facets of the Mormon faith and way of life for those wishing to gain a clearer understanding of this rapidly growing world religion. As The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints continues t…

  • Justification

    Justification
    av Alan Spence

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567077516

    This title provides an upper-level introduction to the doctrine of justification which triggered the Reformation and is still high up on the agenda in Ecumenical dialogue. The core of the book is an historical survey of the doctrine of justification…

  • Justification

    Justification
    av Alan Spence

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567410856

    This title provides an upper-level introduction to the doctrine of justification which triggered the Reformation and is still high up on the agenda in Ecumenical dialogue. The core of the book is an historical survey of the doctrine of justification…

  • Labov: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Labov: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Matthew J. Gordon

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441158529

    William Labov (b. 1927) has been a driving force in linguistics for over four decades. Throughout North America, and in much of the rest of the world, his name is synonymous with sociolinguistics. This new Guide for the Perplexed summarizes Labov's…

  • Labov: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Labov: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Matthew J. Gordon

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441192509

    William Labov (b. 1927) has been a driving force in linguistics for over four decades. Throughout North America, and in much of the rest of the world, his name is synonymous with sociolinguistics. This new Guide for the Perplexed summarizes Labov's…

  • Tillich

    Tillich
    av Andrew O'Neill

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567032904

    A new addition to the "Guides for the Perplexed series", this new book on Tillich will analyze, clarify and connect the most central and difficult of Tillich's theological concepts.Tillich's main contribution to theology was to offer an account of t…

  • Tillich

    Tillich
    av Andrew O'Neill

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567032911

    A new addition to the "Guides for the Perplexed" series, this new book on Tillich will analyze, clarify and connect the most central and difficult of Tillich's theological concepts. Tillich's main contribution to theology was to offer an account of…

  • Kant

    Kant
    av T.K. Seung

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826485793

    Continuum's "Guides for the Perplexed" are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject diffi…

  • Kant

    Kant
    av T.K. Seung

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826485809

    Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject difficu…

  • Kierkegaard

    Kierkegaard
    av Clare Carlisle

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826486110

    Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject difficu…

  • Lucian

    Lucian
    av Susan Prince

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441110305

    Lucian of Samosata (c. 120-180 CE) was a prolific writer of parody and satire, who had absorbed nearly all Greek literature composed up to his time, especially the works which remain today our canon of "the classics." He mimics, criticizes, summariz…

  • Deleuze

    Deleuze
    av Claire Colebrook

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826478306

    "Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed" are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject diffi…

  • Deleuze

    Deleuze
    av Claire Colebrook

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826478290

    "Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed" are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject diffi…

  • Marcus Aurelius

    Marcus Aurelius
    av William O. Stephens

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441125613

    This title presents an exploration of the life and philosophical reflections of this complex Stoic philosopher and Roman emperor. This book is a clear and concise introduction to the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus. His one major surviving w…

  • Marcus Aurelius

    Marcus Aurelius
    av William O. Stephens

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441108104

    This title presents the exploration of the life and philosophical reflections of this complex Stoic philosopher and Roman emperor. This book is a clear and concise introduction to the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus. His one major surviving…

  • New Religious Movements

    New Religious Movements
    av Paul Oliver

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441125538

    New Religious Movements: A Guide for the Perplexed examines the phenomenon of new faiths and alternative spiritualities which has become a feature of the contemporary world. Those interested in the spiritual dimension to life are no longer limited t…

  • The Stoics

    The Stoics
    av M. Andrew Holowchak

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847060457

    This book provides an introduction to the Stoics, ideal for undergraduate students taking courses in Ethics and Ancient Philosophy.Stoicism was a key philosophical movement in the Hellenistic period. Today, the Stoics are central to the study of Eth…

  • Augustine

    Augustine
    av James Wetzel

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847061966

    A student's guide to the life and work of Augustine, widely read in Philosophy and Christian Theology, but a notoriously challenging thinker.Western theology and philosophy without Augustine is almost inconceivable. He turned Pauline eschatology int…

  • Augustine

    Augustine
    av James Wetzel

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847061959

    A student's guide to the life and work of Augustine, widely read in Philosophy and Christian Theology, but a notoriously challenging thinker.Western theology and philosophy without Augustine is almost inconceivable. He turned Pauline eschatology int…

  • Sartre

    Sartre
    av Gary Cox

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826487056

    Continuum's "Guides for the Perplexed" are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject diffi…

  • Sartre

    Sartre
    av Gary Cox

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826487063

    Jean-Paul Sartre in one of the most widely read and important of twentieth-century philosophers, an iconic figure, whose ideas and writings continue to resonate. A confident understanding of Sartre is essential for students of Continental philosophy…

  • Oral Tradition and the New Testament

    Oral Tradition and the New Testament
    av Rafael Rodriguez

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567609359

    The last three decades have seen an explosion of biblical scholarship on the presence and consequences of the oral expression of tradition among Jesus' followers, especially in the earliest decades of the Common Era. There is a wealth of scholarship…

  • Oral Tradition and the New Testament

    Oral Tradition and the New Testament
    av Rafael Rodriguez

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567626004

    The last three decades have seen an explosion of biblical scholarship on the presence and consequences of the oral expression of tradition among Jesus' followers, especially in the earliest decades of the Common Era. There is a wealth of scholarship…

  • Homer

    Homer
    av Ahuvia Kahane

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441100108

    Homer's poetry is widely recognized as the beginning of the literary tradition of the West and among its most influential canonical texts. Outlining a series of key themes, ideas, and values associated with Homer and Homeric poetry, Homer: A Guide f…

  • Homer

    Homer
    av Ahuvia Kahane

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441179463

    Homer's poetry is widely recognized as the beginning of the literary tradition of the West and among its most influential canonical texts. Outlining a series of key themes, ideas, and values associated with Homer and Homeric poetry, Homer: A Guide f…