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Dance, Somatics and Spiritualities: Contemporary Sacred Narratives
Dance, Somatics and Spiritualities: Contemporary Sacred Narratives
by Amanda Williamson
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This anthology negotiates the influential, yet silent educational presence of spiritualties within the field of somatic movement dance education internationally. The expressive and integral nature of spiritual experience remains academically undefined... (read more)

Available April 2014
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50 Great Myths about Religions
50 Great Myths about Religions
by John Morreall
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50 Myths about Religion is an intriguing, informative, and often humorous introduction to some of the long standing myths that surround religious belief. This engaging book will get its readers thinking about how and why certain myths have arisen, and... (read more)

Available June 2014
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How Do You Pray?: Inspiring Responses from Religious Leaders, Spiritual Guides, Healers, Activists and Other Lovers of Humanity Celebrat
How Do You Pray?: Inspiring Responses from Religious Leaders, Spiritual Guides, Healers, Activists and Other Lovers of Humanity Celebrat
by Celeste Yarboni
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As we evolve, so do our prayers; as our prayers evolve, so do we. This is the evolution of illumination, the collective voice of the soul of the world. How Do You Pray? was born from a vision in which Celeste Yacoboni was told to ask the world, "How Do... (read more)

Available July 2014
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Guides for the Perplexed #377: Mormonism: A Guide for the Perplexed
Guides for the Perplexed #377: Mormonism: A Guide for the Perplexed
by Robert L. Millet
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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 to... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Dynamics of Religion in Southeast Asia: Magic and Modernity (Aup - Iias Publications)
Dynamics of Religion in Southeast Asia: Magic and Modernity (Aup - Iias Publications)
by Volker Gottowik
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Starting from the premise that modernity has cast a spell over people around the world, this collection explores the use of magic and religion as modern tools for connection. The contributors draw on new ethnographic research in Vietnam, Laos, Thailand... (read more)

Available May 2014
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The Talmud a Biography: Banned, Censored and Burned. the Book They Couldn't Suppress
The Talmud a Biography: Banned, Censored and Burned. the Book They Couldn't Suppress
by Harry Freedman
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Containing nearly two million words in thirty-seven volumes, the Talmud covers topics as diverse as law, faith, medicine, magic, ethics, sex, humor, and prayer. It is a highly complex, profoundly logical, and frequently impenetrable work with a history... (read more)

Available September 30, 2014
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Simply Merton: Wisdom from His Journals
Simply Merton: Wisdom from His Journals
by Linus Mundy
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In the Introduction to this book, author Linus Mundy notes the reason Thomas Merton still matters to us today: “We see ourselves and our deepest yearnings and wonderings in the topics he wrote and talked and obsessed about.” Simply Merton... (read more)

Available June 2014
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Thomas Aquinas's "Summa Theologiae": A Biography (Lives of Great Religious Books)
Thomas Aquinas's "Summa Theologiae": A Biography (Lives of Great Religious Books)
by Bernard Mcginn
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"The Summa theologiae set a defining intellectual mark for the West. Bernard McGinn, in his elegant book, shows how Aquinas's transcendent work resonated through the centuries to remain a necessary measure of thought to this day."--James Carroll, author... (read more)

Available May 2014
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The Spiritual City: Theology, Spirituality, and the Urban
The Spiritual City: Theology, Spirituality, and the Urban
by Philip Sheldrake
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The meaning and future of cities is arguably one of the most important and challenging issues of our time. In The Spiritual City, Philip Sheldrake provides a broad examination of the meaning and importance of cities within Christianity... (read more)

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Conversations with God: Two Centuries of Prayers by African Americans
Conversations with God: Two Centuries of Prayers by African Americans
by James M. Washington, Phd
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“Washington takes a giant step in helping to preserve the rich tradition of spirituality in African-American culture—and by extension all American culture—and celebrates the legacy of prayer that has supported and strengthened generations... (read more)

Available October 2014
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The Future of God: A Practical Approach to Spirituality for Our Times
The Future of God: A Practical Approach to Spirituality for Our Times
by Deepak Chopra
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“Being a nuclear physicist dealing with basic quantum field theory I find my worldview agreeing with Deepak Chopra. The all-embracing holistic quantum field is a step forward from our classical reductionistic interpretation of a determined "reality"... (read more)

Available November 11, 2014
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Wahhabism in Tribal Arabia: Politics, Power and Religion in the Rise of Al-Saud (Library of Middle East History)
Wahhabism in Tribal Arabia: Politics, Power and Religion in the Rise of Al-Saud (Library of Middle East History)
by Tarik Firro
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Wahhabism, the conservative creed underpinning the ruling ideology of the Saudi dynasty, has become a commonplace word. But whilst many examinations of Wahhabism jump straight from its founder, Muhammad Ibn 'Abd al-Wahhab (1702-91) to the present day... (read more)

Available June 25, 2014
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The Great and Holy War: How World War I Became a Religious Crusade
The Great and Holy War: How World War I Became a Religious Crusade
by Philip Jenkins
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The Great and Holy War offers the first look at how religion created and prolonged the First World War. At the one-hundredth anniversary of the outbreak of the war, historian Philip Jenkins reveals the powerful religious dimensions of this modern-day... (read more)

Available April 2014
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Spiritual Exercises
Spiritual Exercises
by Karl Rahner
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“In giving these meditations, my desire was to explain the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius; I was not attempting to present pious meditations and theological considerations, no matter how useful they may be. I attempted to give these meditations... (read more)

Available June 2014
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The Happy Atheist (Vintage)
The Happy Atheist (Vintage)
by Pz Myers
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Prometheus’s Sin   Why are science and religion in conflict? Because changing ideas and new knowledge are sacrilegious.   Throughout Ken Ham’s Creation Museum, in northern Kentucky, a persistent story is exhibited in display after... (read more)

Available May 6, 2014
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How God Works: A Skeptic Questions Belief
How God Works: A Skeptic Questions Belief
by Marshall Brain
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Does God exist? Using an intellectually rigorous, scientific approach, Marshall Brain—the founder of HowStuffWorks.com and author of the How Stuff Works series—sets out to resolve the eternal debate once and for all. With a compelling... (read more)

Available January 2015
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Controversies in Contemporary Religion [3 Volumes]: Education, Law, Politics, Society, and Spirituality
Controversies in Contemporary Religion [3 Volumes]: Education, Law, Politics, Society, and Spirituality
by Paul Hedges
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Controversies in Contemporary Religion: Education, Law, Politics, Society, and Spirituality is a three-volume set that addresses a wide variety of current religious issues, analyzing religion's role in the rise of fundamentalism, censorship, human rights,... (read more)

Available September 2014
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Grizzlies on My Mind: Essays of Adventure, Love, and Heartache from Yellowstone Country
Grizzlies on My Mind: Essays of Adventure, Love, and Heartache from Yellowstone Country
by Michael W. Leach
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What is it about Yellowstone National Park that draws millions of visitors from all over the world? If youve visited Yellowstone, you should already know the answer. If youve never visited—or you have, but still dont know the answer&#8212... (read more)

Available May 2014
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The Myth of Persecution: How Early Christians Invented a Story of Martyrdom
The Myth of Persecution: How Early Christians Invented a Story of Martyrdom
by Candida Moss
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According to cherished church tradition and popular belief, early Christians were systematically persecuted by a brutal Roman Empire. In The Myth of Persecution, Candida Moss reveals that the "Age of Martyrs" is a fiction—there was no... (read more)

Available May 2014
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The Wondrous Mushroom: Mycolatry in Mesoamerica
The Wondrous Mushroom: Mycolatry in Mesoamerica
by R. Gordon Wasson
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"From now on any comprehensive study of Ancient Mexican civilization must start from (and with) your discoveries."—Octavio Paz "The late Mr. Wasson is the Abraham of the reborn awareness in Western civilization of the presence of the shamanically... (read more)

Available May 2014
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