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Religion vs. ScienceWhat Religious People Really Think

Religion vs. Science: What Religious People Really Think

Elaine Howard Ecklund and Christopher P. Scheitle

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190650629
eISBN:
9780190650650
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190650629.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Religion vs. Science: What Religious People Really Think busts today’s common myths about science and religion. It reveals several interesting and perhaps surprising realities. The book shows that ... More

Religious Zionism, Jewish Law, and the Morality of WarHow Five Rabbis Confronted One of Modern Judaism's Greatest Challenges

Religious Zionism, Jewish Law, and the Morality of War: How Five Rabbis Confronted One of Modern Judaism's Greatest Challenges

Robert Eisen

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190687090
eISBN:
9780190687120
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190687090.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

When the state of Israel was established in 1948, it was immediately thrust into war, and rabbis in the religious Zionist community were challenged with constructing a body of Jewish law to deal with ... More

From Chinese Chan to Japanese ZenA Remarkable Century of Transmission and Transformation

From Chinese Chan to Japanese Zen: A Remarkable Century of Transmission and Transformation

Steven Heine

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190637491
eISBN:
9780190637538
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190637491.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This work provides a survey and critical investigation of the remarkable century from 1225 to 1325, during which the transformation of the Chinese Chan school into the Japanese Zen sect was ... More

Teaching Interreligious Encounters

Teaching Interreligious Encounters

Marc A. Pugliese and Alex Y. Hwang (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190677565
eISBN:
9780190677596
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190677565.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies, World Religions

Teaching Interreligious Encounters is a volume of essays that explores various issues related to practical and theoretical facets of teaching across multiple religious traditions, including ... More

Satanic FeminismLucifer as the Liberator of Woman in Nineteenth-Century Culture

Satanic Feminism: Lucifer as the Liberator of Woman in Nineteenth-Century Culture

Per Faxneld

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190664473
eISBN:
9780190664503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190664473.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

According to the Bible, Eve was the first to heed Satan’s advice to eat of the forbidden fruit. The notion of woman as the Devil’s accomplice is prominent throughout the history of Christianity and ... More

Parish and PlaceMaking Room for Diversity in the American Catholic Church

Parish and Place: Making Room for Diversity in the American Catholic Church

Tricia Colleen Bruce

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190270315
eISBN:
9780190270346
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190270315.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The Catholic Church stands at the forefront of an emergent majority-minority America. Parish and Place tells the story of how the largest US religion is responding at the local level to unprecedented ... More

Joseph Albo on Free ChoiceExegetical Innovation in Medieval Jewish Philosophy

Joseph Albo on Free Choice: Exegetical Innovation in Medieval Jewish Philosophy

Shira Weiss

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190684426
eISBN:
9780190684457
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190684426.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

Philosophical originality can be uncovered in the unique individual interpretations of biblical narrative found in Joseph Albo’s Sefer ha-‘Iqqarim (Book of Principles), one of the most popular Hebrew ... More

Getting to ChurchNarratives of Gender and Joining

Getting to Church: Narratives of Gender and Joining

Sally K. Gallagher

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190239671
eISBN:
9780190239701
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190239671.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Getting to Church explores the ways in which congregations continue to provide an arena in which adults deepen and expand a sense of identity, connection, and growth. Data for this analysis come from ... More

Shared IdentitiesMedieval and Modern Imaginings of Judeo-Islam

Shared Identities: Medieval and Modern Imaginings of Judeo-Islam

Aaron Hughes

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190684464
eISBN:
9780190684495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190684464.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies, Judaism

This controversial study breaks with received opinion that imagines two distinct religions, Judaism and Islam, interacting in the centuries immediately following the death of Muhammad in the early ... More

The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume IIEstablishment and Empire, 1662 -1829

The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume II: Establishment and Empire, 1662 -1829

Jeremy Gregory (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780199644636
eISBN:
9780191838941
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199644636.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The Oxford History of Anglicanism is a major new and unprecedented international study of the identity and historical influence of one of the world’s largest versions of Christianity. This global ... More

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