Religion

Routledge Religion Companions, Handbooks and Worlds provide authoritative and dynamic overviews of core subjects and topics in religion, edited by leading academics in the field they include original pieces by an international spread of contributors. The Routledge Worlds cover substantial thematic surveys of key historical periods or cultures and explore interdisciplinary themes such as, sexuality, art, literature, science and technology, politics and global interactions. Our Routledge Religion Companions and Routledge Handbooks in Religion series provide comprehensive overviews of major world religions, key religious texts, inter-religious relations, important religious concepts and religion in context. This subject’s full title listing can be downloaded here. As long as there are a minimum of titles available within a subject area then these titles can be purchased within a Subject Collection. New Subject Collections are created annually as new titles are added to the platform.



The Islamic World is an outstanding guide to Islamic faith and culture in all its geographical and historical diversity.
The field of religion and science is one of the most exciting and dynamic areas of research today.
This is the first comprehensive survey in English of research methods in the field of religious studies.
This Companion provides an unrivalled view of the field of modern Christian thought, from the Enlightenment to the twentieth century and beyond.
The Medieval period was one of the richest eras for the philosophical study of religion.
The early modern period in philosophy - encompassing the 16th to the 18th centuries - reflects a time of social and intellectual turmoil.
The Biblical World is a comprehensive guide to the contents, historical settings and social context of the Bible.
The Handbook of Contemporary Animism brings together an international team of scholars to examine the full range of animist worldviews and practices.
Islam has long been a part of the West in terms of religion, culture, politics and society.
The field of law and religion studies has undergone a profound transformation over the last thirty years, looking beyond traditional relationships between State and religious communities to include ri...
The shape and course which Christian thought has taken over its history is largely due to the contributions of individuals and communities in the second and third centuries.
This Companion introduces readers to the practice of Christian theology, covering what theologians do, why they do it, and what steps readers can take in order to become theological practitioners them...
This Handbook provides a cutting-edge survey of the state of research on religions and global development.
This volume presents students and scholars with a comprehensive overview of the fascinating world of the occult.
The Routledge History of Medieval Christianity explores the role of Christianity in European society from the middle of the eleventh-century until the dawning of the Reformation.
The Routledge Companion to Christianity in Africa offers a multi-disciplinary analysis of the Christian tradition across the African continent and throughout a long historical span.
The Ashgate Research Companion to Contemporary Religion and Sexuality provides academics and students with a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of current research in the area of ...
In recent scholarship there is an emerging interest in the integration of philosophy and theology.
A comprehensive overview of the latest research in religion and conflict resolution, this collection of twenty three essays brings together leading scholars in the field examining the contribution rel...
As a religious and social phenomenon Methodism engages with a number of disciplines including history, sociology, gender studies and theology.
The Routledge Handbook of Muslim-Jewish Relations invites readers to deepen their understanding of the historical, social, cultural, and political themes that impact modern-day perceptions of interfai...
This unique and comprehensive volume looks at the study of literature and religion from a contemporary critical perspective.
The moral values and interpretive systems of religions are crucially involved in how people imagine the challenges of sustainability and how societies mobilize to enhance ecosystem resilience and huma...
John Owen (1616-1683) is regarded as one of the greatest theologians Britain ever produced.
Few issues apply universally to people as poignantly as death and dying.
This international volume provides a comprehensive account of contemporary research, new perspectives and cutting-edge issues surrounding religion and spirituality in social work.
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