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  • Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Professor 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 Professor 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…

  • Political Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Political Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Elizabeth Phillips

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567263544

    This is an upper-level introduction to Political Theology. There is an increasingly intense interest in political theology amongst contemporary scholars and students. Yet, while there are many authors engaging in political theology, there are very f…

  • Political Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Political Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Elizabeth Phillips

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567181756

    This is an upper-level introduction to Political Theology. There is an increasingly intense interest in political theology amongst contemporary scholars and students. Yet, while there are many authors engaging in political theology, there are very f…

  • Theological Anthropology: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Theological Anthropology: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Marc Cortez

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567034328

    This is a guide to the most challenging issues that face anyone studying theological anthropology. This work will serve to guide the reader through the most challenging issues that face anyone attempting to deal with the subject of theological anthr…

  • Theological Anthropology: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Theological Anthropology: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Marc Cortez

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567034311

    This is a guide to the most challenging issues that face anyone studying theological anthropology. This work will serve to guide the reader through the most challenging issues that face anyone attempting to deal with the subject of theological anthr…

  • Bentham: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Bentham: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Philip Schofield

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826495907

    This book provides a concise and coherent overview of Jeremy Bentham, the widely read and studied political philosopher - ideal for undergraduates who require more than just a simple introduction to his work and thought. Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832),…

  • Bentham: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Bentham: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Philip Schofield

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826495891

    This book provides a concise and coherent overview of Jeremy Bentham, the widely read and studied political philosopher - ideal for undergraduates who require more than just a simple introduction to his work and thought. Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832),…

  • McLuhan: A Guide for the Perplexed

    McLuhan: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av W. Terrence Gordon

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441143808

    "McLuhan: A Guide for the Perplexed" is a close reading of all of his work with a focus on tracing the systematic development of his thought. The overriding objective is to clarify all of McLuhan's thinking, to consolidate it in a fashion which prev…

  • McLuhan: A Guide for the Perplexed

    McLuhan: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av W. Terrence Gordon

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441126290

    Marshall McLuhan was dubbed a media guru when he came to prominence in the 1960s. The Woodstock generation found him cool; their parents found him perplexing. Today he is often referred to as a media ecologist, a phrase that would have pleased him f…

  • Zoroastrianism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Zoroastrianism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Zoroastrianism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • The Historical Jesus: A Guide for the Perplexed

    The Historical Jesus: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    The Historical Jesus: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • The Historical-Critical Method: A Guide for the Perplexed

    The Historical-Critical Method: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • The Historical-Critical Method: A Guide for the Perplexed

    The Historical-Critical Method: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Posthumanism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Posthumanism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Peter Mahon

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474236805

    In Posthumanism: A Guide for the Perplexed, Peter Mahon goes beyond recent theoretical approaches to 'the posthuman' to argue for a concrete posthumanism, which arises as humans, animals and technology become entangled, in science, society and cultu…

  • Posthumanism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Posthumanism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Peter Mahon

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474236799

    In Posthumanism: A Guide for the Perplexed, Peter Mahon goes beyond recent theoretical approaches to 'the posthuman' to argue for a concrete posthumanism, which arises as humans, animals and technology become entangled, in science, society and cultu…

  • Resurrection: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Resurrection: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Resurrection: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Resurrection: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Paul: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Paul: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Timothy G. Gombis

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567033949

    This is an up-to-date and engaging introduction to the study of Paul offering prompting fresh interpretations of this crucial figure in biblical studies. The Apostle Paul is the most influential theologian in the Christian tradition while also being…

  • Paul: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Paul: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Timothy G. Gombis

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567033932

    This is an up-to-date and engaging introduction to the study of Paul offering prompting fresh interpretations of this crucial figure in biblical studies. The Apostle Paul is the most influential theologian in the Christian tradition while also being…

  • Utilitarianism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Utilitarianism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Utilitarianism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • The New Testament and Jewish Law: A Guide for the Perplexed

    The New Testament and Jewish Law: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • The New Testament and Jewish Law: A Guide for the Perplexed

    The New Testament and Jewish Law: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av James G. Crossley

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567034335

    This title 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 o…

  • Science Fiction: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Science Fiction: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Sherryl Vint

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441194602

    From its beginnings in the works of H.G. Wells and Jules Verne to the virtual worlds of William Gibson's Neuromancer and The Matrix, Science Fiction: A Guide to the Perplexed helps students navigate the often perplexing worlds of a perennially popul…

  • Science Fiction: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Science Fiction: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Sherryl Vint

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441118745

    From its beginnings in the works of H.G. Wells and Jules Verne to the virtual worlds of William Gibson's Neuromancer and The Matrix, Science Fiction: A Guide to the Perplexed helps students navigate the often perplexing worlds of a perennially popul…

  • Eucharist: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Eucharist: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Ralph N. McMichael

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567032287

    This is an exploration of the complexities/perplexities raised by asking what is the Eucharist?What is the Eucharist? This direct question would seem to yield an equally direct answer. However, as soon as we begin to answer it, we encounter an array…

  • Eucharist: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Eucharist: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Ralph N. McMichael

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567032294

    This book is an exploration of the complexities/perplexities raised by asking what is the Eucharist? This direct question would seem to yield an equally direct answer. However, as soon as we begin to answer it, we encounter an array of responses lay…

  • Beckett: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Beckett: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Jonathan Boulter

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826492678

    Written in clear, accessible language, this guide challenges and encourages students to grapple with the difficult ideas and questions posed by Beckett's texts.Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) is one of the most important twentieth century writers, seen a…

  • Beckett: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Beckett: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Jonathan Boulter

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826481955

    Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) is one of the most important twentieth century writers. Seen as both a modernist and postmodernist, his work has influenced generations of playwrights, novelists and poets. Despite his notorious difficulty, Beckett famousl…

  • Berkeley: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Berkeley: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Berkeley: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Berkeley: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Talia Mae Bettcher

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826489906

    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Adorno: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Adorno: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Ecumenism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Ecumenism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av R. David Nelson

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567346827

    Ecumenism: A Guide for the Perplexed is a comprehensive introduction to the methods, achievements, and future prospects of the modern ecumenical movement. The authors begin the volume by charting out a serviceable definition of ecumenism, a term tha…

  • Ecumenism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Ecumenism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av R. David Nelson

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567573469

    Ecumenism: A Guide for the Perplexed is a comprehensive introduction to the methods, achievements, and future prospects of the modern ecumenical movement. The authors begin the volume by charting out a serviceable definition of ecumenism, a term tha…

  • Joyce: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Joyce: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Peter Mahon

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826487926

    Focusing on the most commonly studied texts, it guides the reader through Joyce's stylistic and thematic complexity and through differing theoretical interpretations of his work. James Joyce's work has, not unjustly, been regarded as some of the mos…

  • Joyce: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Joyce: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Peter Mahon

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826487919

    James Joyce's work has, not unjustly, been regarded as some of the most obscure, challenging and difficult writing ever committed to paper; it is also shamelessly funny and endlessly entertaining. Joyce: A Guide for the Perplexed celebrates the dari…

  • Kabbalah: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Kabbalah: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Pinchas Giller

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441110329

    This is accessible and reliable survey of Kabbalah's key elements, uniquely exploring the contemporary phenomena of its popularity and the notoreity of some its modern purveyors. "Kabbalah: A Guide for the Perplexed" is a concise and accessible intr…

  • Kabbalah: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Kabbalah: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Pinchas Giller

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441111197

    This is accessible and reliable survey of Kabbalah's key elements, uniquely exploring the contemporary phenomena of its popularity and the notoreity of some its modern purveyors. "Kabbalah: A Guide for the Perplexed" is a concise and accessible intr…

  • Atonement: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Atonement: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Adam J Johnson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567254023

    Christians agree that they are saved through the death and resurrection of Christ. But how is the atonement achieved in these events? This book offers an introduction to the doctrine of the atonement focused on the unity and diversity of the work of…

  • Atonement: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Atonement: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Adam J. Johnson

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567424686

    Christians agree that they are saved through the death and resurrection of Christ. But how is the atonement achieved in these events? This book offers an introduction to the doctrine of the atonement focused on the unity and diversity of the work of…

  • 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…

  • Literary Theory

    Literary Theory
    av Mary Klages

    Övrigt - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826490728

    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…

  • Calvin: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Calvin: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Schleiermacher: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Schleiermacher: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Theodore Vial

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567415981

    Friedrich Daniel Ernst Schleiermacher stands in the very first rank of Christian systematic theologians with Thomas Aquinas, John Calvin, and Karl Barth and has been dubbed as the 'Father of Modern Theology'. The beginning of the era of liberal theo…

  • Schleiermacher: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Schleiermacher: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Theodore Vial

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567520098

    Friedrich Daniel Ernst Schleiermacher stands in the very first rank of Christian systematic theologians with Thomas Aquinas, John Calvin, and Karl Barth and has been dubbed as the 'Father of Modern Theology'. The beginning of the era of liberal theo…

  • 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

    Pocket - 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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Descartes: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Descartes: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Heidegger: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Heidegger: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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 - 2022 - 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 - 2022 - 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…

  • Theological Method: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Theological Method: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr. Paul L. Allen

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567119087

    Theological Method: A Guide for the Perplexed is a book that introduces the reader to the practice of doing theology. It provides a historical survey of key figures and concepts that bear on an understanding of difficult methodological issues in Chr…

  • Frege: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Frege: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Frege: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Frege: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Edward Kanterian

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826487643

    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 Professor 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…

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

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

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567655851

    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&t Clark Introduction to the Dead Sea Scrolls

    T&t Clark Introduction to the Dead Sea Scrolls
    av Matthew A Collins

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567413123

    In 1947 a Bedouin shepherd discovered a cave in the Judean wilderness containing ancient scrolls which were older than 2,000 years. In the years to follow ten more caves and hundreds more scrolls were found. What are these scrolls and what significa…

  • T&t Clark Introduction to the Dead Sea Scrolls

    T&t Clark Introduction to the Dead Sea Scrolls
    av Matthew A Collins

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567425027

    In 1947 a Bedouin shepherd discovered a cave in the Judean wilderness containing ancient scrolls which were older than 2,000 years. In the years to follow ten more caves and hundreds more scrolls were found. What are these scrolls and what significa…

  • Vegetarianism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Vegetarianism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Kerry Walters

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441115294

    The choice of whether or not to consume animals is more than merely a dietary one. It frequently reflects deep ethical commitments or religious convictions that serve as the bedrock of an entire lifestyle. Proponents of vegetarianism frequently infu…

  • Locke: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Locke: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Patricia Sheridan

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826489845

    This title presents a concise and coherent overview of Locke, ideal for second- or third-year undergraduates who require more than just a simple introduction to his work and thought. John Locke is a clear and lucid writer who wrote on many subjects…

  • Locke: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Locke: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Patricia Sheridan

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826489838

    This title presents a concise and coherent overview of Locke, ideal for second- or third-year undergraduates who require more than just a simple introduction to his work and thought. John Locke is a clear and lucid writer who wrote on many subjects…

  • Habermas: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Habermas: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Lasse Thomassen

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826487667

    Jurgen Habermas' work ranges across critical theory, epistemology, ethics, aesthetics, the philosophy of science, citizenship and democracy, religion and psychoanalysis, forging new paradigms and engaging with other key thinkers. Habermas: A Guide f…

  • Habermas: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Habermas: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Lasse Thomassen

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826487650

    Jurgen Habermas is one of the most important contemporary philosophers and theorists of society. The author of over forty works, including the seminal Theory of Communicative Action, his work has ranged across critical theory, epistemology, ethics,…

  • T. S. Eliot: A Guide for the Perplexed

    T. S. Eliot: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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 Professor 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 Professor 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…

  • Woolf: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Woolf: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Dr Kathryn Simpson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441169020

    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…

  • 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…

  • Freud: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Freud: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Freud: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Chomsky: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Chomsky: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Chomsky: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av John Collins

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826486622

    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…

  • 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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Pragmatism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Pragmatism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Process Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Process Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Process Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Bruce G. Epperly

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567596697

    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…

  • Plato: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Plato: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Gerald A. Press

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826491770

    It is widely agreed that Plato laid the foundations for the whole history of western thought and, well over 2000 years later, his work is still studied by every student of philosophy. Yet his thought and writings continue to evoke perplexity in read…

  • Plato: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Plato: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Gerald A. Press

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826491763

    It is widely agreed that Plato laid the foundations for the whole history of western thought and, well over 2000 years later, his work is still studied by every student of philosophy. Yet his thought and writings continue to evoke perplexity in read…

  • Relativism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Relativism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…

  • Relativism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Relativism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Timothy Mosteller

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826497000

    This is a student's guide to the historical context and key themes in relativism across the discipline of philosophy.Relativism is a philosophical topic that has many dimensions and can mean many things. It is the view that one thing owes existence,…

  • Derrida: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Derrida: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Julian Wolfreys

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826486011

    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…

  • Derrida: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Derrida: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Julian Wolfreys

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826486004

    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…

  • Confucius: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Confucius: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Prof. 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 Prof. 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…

  • Marx: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Marx: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av John Seed

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826493354

    This book provides a concise and coherent overview of Marx, ideal for undergraduates who require more than just a simple introduction to his work and thought. Covering the full range of Marx's works and ideas, introducing all the key concepts and th…

  • Marx: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Marx: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av John Seed

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826493347

    It is widely acknowledged that Karl Marx was one of the most original and influential thinkers of modern times. His writings have inspired some of the most important political movements of the past century and still has the power to arouse controver…

  • Bonhoeffer: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Bonhoeffer: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Bonhoeffer: A Guide for the Perplexed
    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…