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Arthur SullivanA Life of Divine Emollient

Arthur Sullivan: A Life of Divine Emollient

Ian Bradley

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198863267
eISBN:
9780191895692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863267.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Arthur Sullivan is almost certainly the best loved and most widely performed British composer in history. Although best known for his comic opera collaborations with W.S. Gilbert, it was his ... More

Barth, Bonhoeffer, and Modern Politics

Barth, Bonhoeffer, and Modern Politics

Joshua Mauldin

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198867517
eISBN:
9780191904288
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867517.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religion and Society

Recent political events around the world have raised the specter of an impending collapse of democratic institutions. Contemporary worries about the decline of liberal democracy harken back to the ... More

Becoming Jewish, Believing in JesusJudaizing Evangelicals in Brazil

Becoming Jewish, Believing in Jesus: Judaizing Evangelicals in Brazil

Manoela Carpenedo

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780190086923
eISBN:
9780190086954
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190086923.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book investigates a growing religious movement fusing beliefs and rituals deriving from Charismatic Evangelicalism and Judaism. Unlike analogous phenomena found in the West, such as Messianic ... More

Economics of FaithReforming Poverty in Early Modern Europe

Economics of Faith: Reforming Poverty in Early Modern Europe

Esther Chung-Kim

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197537732
eISBN:
9780197537763
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537732.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Religion and Society

This book addresses the role of religious reformers in the development of poor relief in the sixteenth century. During the Reformation, religious leaders served as catalysts, organizers, stabilizers, ... More

Empty ChurchesNon-Affiliation in America

Empty Churches: Non-Affiliation in America

James L. Heft and Jan E. Stets (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197529317
eISBN:
9780197529355
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529317.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Born out of the view that social phenomena are best studied through the lens of different disciplinary perspectives, this book brings together leading scholars in the fields of sociology, ... More

Faith in NumbersReligion, Sectarianism, and Democracy

Faith in Numbers: Religion, Sectarianism, and Democracy

Michael Hoffman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197538012
eISBN:
9780197538043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197538012.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Why does religion sometimes promote democracy and sometimes do just the opposite? Theology alone cannot explain the wide variety of influences religion has on democratic attitudes and behaviours. ... More

Families, Rabbis and EducationEssays on Traditional Jewish Society in Eastern Europe

Families, Rabbis and Education: Essays on Traditional Jewish Society in Eastern Europe

Shaul Stampfer

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774853
eISBN:
9781800340909
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774853.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The realities of Jewish life in eastern Europe that concerned the average Jew meant the way their children grew up, the way they studied, how they married, and all the subsequent stages of the life ... More

The Future of Catholic Higher Education

The Future of Catholic Higher Education

James L. Heft

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197568880
eISBN:
9780197568910
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197568880.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

After many years of scholarship, administrative experience, and leadership in Catholic higher education, the author has written a book that draws upon many academic disciplines to paint a picture of ... More

Handing Down the FaithHow Parents Pass Their Religion on to the Next Generation

Handing Down the Faith: How Parents Pass Their Religion on to the Next Generation

Christian Smith and Amy Adamczyk

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190093327
eISBN:
9780190093358
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190093327.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The most important influence shaping the religious and spiritual lives of children, youth, and teenagers is parents. Yet little research has studied this link in the intergenerational transmission of ... More

Lifeblood of the ParishMen and Catholic Devotion in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Lifeblood of the Parish: Men and Catholic Devotion in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Alyssa Maldonado-Estrada

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781479872244
eISBN:
9781479868346
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479872244.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Each year the Shrine Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, celebrates its annual Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel and San Paolino di Nola. The crowning event is the Dance of ... More

Mormonism, Medicine, and Bioethics

Mormonism, Medicine, and Bioethics

Courtney S. Campbell

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780197538524
eISBN:
9780197538555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197538524.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Moral Realities: Medicine, Bioethics, and Mormonism articulates and applies a framework of ethical principles in the moral culture of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) to an array ... More

Preacher WomanA Critical Look at Sexism without Sexists

Preacher Woman: A Critical Look at Sexism without Sexists

Katie Lauve-Moon

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197527542
eISBN:
9780197527580
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197527542.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Religion and Society

When people are committed to gender equality, what gets in their way of achieving it? Why do well-intentioned people reinforce sexist outcomes? Why does dissonance persist between organizational ... More

Survival and Resistance in Evangelical AmericaChristian Reconstruction in the Pacific Northwest

Survival and Resistance in Evangelical America: Christian Reconstruction in the Pacific Northwest

Crawford Gribben

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780199370221
eISBN:
9780197551547
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199370221.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Over the last thirty years, conservative evangelicals have been moving to the Northwest of the United States in an effort to survive and resist the impact of secular modernity. Their activity ... More

Teaching Moral SexA History of Religion and Sex Education in the United States

Teaching Moral Sex: A History of Religion and Sex Education in the United States

Kristy L. Slominski

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190842178
eISBN:
9780190842208
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842178.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Teaching Moral Sex is the first comprehensive study to focus on the role of religion in the history of public sex education in the United States. It examines religious contributions to national sex ... More

Walking the Way TogetherHow Families Connect on the Camino de Santiago

Walking the Way Together: How Families Connect on the Camino de Santiago

Kathleen E. Jenkins

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197553046
eISBN:
9780197553084
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197553046.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In Walking the Way Together, Kathleen E. Jenkins offers an in-depth ethnographic study of parents and their adult children who walk the Camino de Santiago. A Catholic visitation site of medieval ... More

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