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Christians versus Muslims in Modern Egypt : The Century-Long Struggle for ...

S. S. Hasan - Religion - 2003 - 336 pages
The Copts of Egypt are the largest Christian minority in the Middle East. In recent years they have often figured in the news as victims of bloody attacks by Islamic militants ...
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With Reverence for the Word: Medieval Scriptural Exegesis in Judaism ...

Jane Dammen McAuliffe, Barry D. Walfish, Joseph W. Goering - Religion - 2003 - 512 pages
"This volume would serve as a wonderful course book for undergraduates and graduates, one that illustrates both the signal differences and the surprising parallels within and ...
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Roots of the Human Condition

Frithjof Schuon - Philosophy - 2002 - 136 pages
Applies the principle of universal and perennial metaphysics to spiritual and moral life.
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Seeing God Everywhere: Essays on Nature and the Sacred

Barry McDonald - Nature - 2003 - 323 pages
This anthology, combining articles by Buddhist, Christian, Islamic, Jewish, and Native American scholar, looks at the environmental crisis through a spiritual lens.
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Every Branch in Me: Essays on the Meaning of Man

Barry McDonald - Philosophy - 2002 - 354 pages
Leading perennialist authors direct the readers to their intrinsically spiritual nature.
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Rara!: Vodou, Power, and Performance in Haiti and Its Diaspora

Elizabeth McAlister - Religion - 2002 - 277 pages
Rara is a vibrant annual street festival in Haiti, when followers of the Afro-Creole religion called Vodou march loudly into public space to take an active role in politics ...
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Creative Spirituality: The Way of the Artist

Robert Wuthnow - Art - 2001 - 319 pages
In a provocative book that explores the fascinating link between the creative and the sacred, Robert Wuthnow claims that artists have become the spiritual vanguard of our time ...
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Common Prayers: Faith, Family, and a Christian's Journey Through the Jewish Year

Harvey Cox - Religion - 2002 - 320 pages
Harvey Cox, the eminent Christian theologian and scholar of religion, offers an intimate tour through the Jewish year certain to inform and enlighten Jews and non-Jews alike ...
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Religion in Contemporary Japan

Ian Reader - History - 1991 - 277 pages
What role does religion play in contemporary Japanese society and in the lives of Japanese people today? This text examines the major areas in which the Japanese participate in ...
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Extraordinary Child: Poems from a South Indian Devotional Genre

Paula Richman - Foreign Language Study - 1997 - 297 pages
For hundreds of years Tamil poets have been composing devotional texts in which they adopt the voice of a mother and address praises to an extraordinary child. The poems ...
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