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Uncertainty in Post-Reformation CatholicismA History of Probabilism

Uncertainty in Post-Reformation Catholicism: A History of Probabilism

Stefania Tutino

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190694098
eISBN:
9780190694128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190694098.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Philosophy of Religion

This book provides a historical account of the development and implications of early modern probabilism. First elaborated in the sixteenth century, probabilism represented a significant and ... More

Young Muslim AmericaFaith, Community, and Belonging

Young Muslim America: Faith, Community, and Belonging

Muna Ali

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190664435
eISBN:
9780190664466
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190664435.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book explores the identities, perspectives, and roles of the second and subsequent generations of Muslim Americans of both immigrant and convert backgrounds. As these younger Muslims come of ... More

Women Who FlyGoddesses, Witches, Mystics, and other Airborne Females

Women Who Fly: Goddesses, Witches, Mystics, and other Airborne Females

Serinity Young

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780195307887
eISBN:
9780190659714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195307887.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

The desire to transcend the mundane and the terrestrial, and to reach new heights of spiritual experience, has been expressed through myths, folk tales, and the arts throughout the world and across ... More

Suburban Islam

Suburban Islam

Justine Howe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190258870
eISBN:
9780190258894
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190258870.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Suburban Islam explores how American Muslims have created new kinds of religious communities, known as third spaces, to navigate political and social pressures after 9/11. This book examines how one ... More

Signs of VirginityTesting Virgins and Making Men in Late Antiquity

Signs of Virginity: Testing Virgins and Making Men in Late Antiquity

Michael Rosenberg

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190845896
eISBN:
9780190845926
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190845896.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Judaism

The notion that bleeding “should” accompany the “loss” of female virginity—a mode of thinking about virginity that encourages male sexual aggression—is so widespread that it is often taken for ... More

The Goodness of HomeHuman and Divine Love and the Making of the Self

The Goodness of Home: Human and Divine Love and the Making of the Self

Natalia Marandiuc

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190674502
eISBN:
9780190699024
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190674502.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Philosophy of Religion

The question of what home means and how it relates to subjectivity has fresh urgency in light of pervasive contemporary migration, which ruptures the human self, and painful relational poverty, which ... More

Fundamentalist UKeeping the Faith in American Higher Education

Fundamentalist U: Keeping the Faith in American Higher Education

Adam Laats

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190665623
eISBN:
9780190665654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190665623.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Religious Studies

Why do so many conservative politicians flock to the campuses of Liberty University, Wheaton College, and Bob Jones University? In Fundamentalist U: Keeping the Faith in American Higher Education, ... More

Cowboy Christians

Cowboy Christians

Marie W. Dallam

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190856564
eISBN:
9780190856595
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190856564.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book examines the long history of cowboy Christians in the American West, including the cowboy church movement of the present day and closely related ministries in racetrack and rodeo settings. ... More

The Spirit of Early EvangelicalismTrue Religion in a Modern World

The Spirit of Early Evangelicalism: True Religion in a Modern World

D. Bruce Hindmarsh

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190616694
eISBN:
9780190616724
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190616694.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The Spirit of Early Evangelicalism sheds new light on the nature of evangelical religion by locating its rise with reference to those consequential changes in Anglo-American society we now routinely ... More

Secret Groups in Ancient Judaism

Secret Groups in Ancient Judaism

Michael E. Stone

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190842383
eISBN:
9780190842413
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842383.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

The thesis advanced in this work is that the model of a secret or esoteric group is fruitful for studying various movements and groups in the Greco–Roman world. This is worked out in the extremely ... More

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