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    • Rüpke, Jörg; Gemeinhardt, Peter; Heyden, Katharina (2012)
      The meaning of holiness and how one can speak about it remains an active research question in religious studies and theology. The articles analyze discourses about holiness from the religious cultures of late antiquity. ...
    • Peng-Keller, Simon; Neuhold, David (2020)
      This open access volume is the first academic book on the controversial issue of including spiritual care in integrated electronic medical records (EMR). Based on an international study group comprising researchers from ...
    • Lundby, Knut (2018)
      As Scandinavian societies experience increased ethno-religious diversity, their Christian-Lutheran heritage and strong traditions of welfare and solidarity are being challenged and contested. This book explores conflicts ...
    • Juen, Maria; Sejdini, Zekirija; Tuna, Mehmet H.; Kraml, Martina (2019)
    • Christoyannopoulos, Alexandre; Adams, Matthew (2018)
      "Anarchism and religion have historically had an uneasy relationship. Indeed, representatives of both sides have regularly insisted on the fundamental incompatibility of anarchist and religious ideas and practices. Yet, ...
    • Akram, Tanweer; Rashid, Salim (2020)
      This open access book seeks to foster a multidisciplinary understanding of the ties between faith, financial intermediation, and economic progress by drawing on research across economics, finance, history, philosophy, ...
    • McKeown, John (2014)
      The human population's annual total consumption is not sustainable by one planet. This unprecedented situation calls for a reformation in religious cultures that promote a large ideal family size. Many observers assume ...
    • Gemeinhardt, Peter; Heyden, Katharina (2012)
      Holy places; Holy times; Holiness; History of Religion; Sacralization
    • Beckmann, Morten (2019)
      "Who is the biblical Jesus? The answer depends on which translation you read. Most people read their Bible translation as “the Bible”. Publishers of the Bible have great power to define the Bible and decide how the biblical ...
    • Årsheim, Helge (2018)
      The series Religion and Society (RS) contributes to the exploration of religions as social systems– both in Western and non-Western societies; in particular, it examines religions in their differentiation from, and ...
    • Ouedraogo, Isidore (2012)
      "The publications of the interdisciplinary and internationally networked Research Platform “World Order – Religion – Violence” seek to improve our understanding of the relationship between religion, politics and violence. ...
    • Nautz, Jürgen; Stöckl, Kristina; Siebenrock, Roman (2013)
      "The publications of the interdisciplinary and internationally networked Research Platform “World Order – Religion – Violence” seek to improve our understanding of the relationship between religion, politics and violence. ...
    • Lundström, Kerstin (2015)
      Polemik in den Schriften Melchior Hoffmans. Inszenierungen rhetorischer Streitkultur in der Reformationszeit” is a study of pamphlets written as a reaction to, and attempt for, expansion of the Lutheran and Zwinglian ...
    • Lid, Inger Marie; Solevåg, Anna Rebecca (2020)
      "This anthology examines and elucidates how variation in ability (physical and cognitive) as a human condition impacts participation in religious communities and theology and diakonia as professional disciplines. Functional ...
    • Sakaranaho, Tuula; Aarrevaara, Timo; Konttori, Johanna (2020)
      This open access book presents religious literacy as the main explanatory factor when dealing with certain ethnic groups that attract stereotypes which gloss over other personal factors such as age, class, gender and ...