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    Humanities

    Great Speeches

    By Arcturus Publishing

    Hardback £10.25

    'Great Speeches' collects over 40 of the most powerful and stirring addresses delivered in the English language with illustrations accompanying each speech.

    Unequally Yoked

    By Sara Perez Kemp

    Paperback £9.99

    Biographical account of a vulnerable young school girl in the post war years who was indoctrinated and subtly led astray from the faith she was born into to a strange one which she was made to believe was not unlike her own. As the years went by she became spiritually...

    1914 The Year The World Ended

    By Paul Ham

    Paperback £9.48

    In this searing indictment of the rationale behind the First World War, Paul Ham argues that European leaders did not `sleepwalk' into war, but that they fully accepted and understood the consequences of the decisions they were making.

    The Gift of a Renewed Diaconate

    By David Clark

    Paperback £6.95

    ‘David Clark in his two earlier books Breaking the Mould of Christendom and Building Kingdom Communities – with the diaconate as a new order of mission offers very compelling arguments for a new way of thinking. He casts his vision to what he calls the kingdom community. He provides a...

    A Better World is Possible: An Exploration of Utopian Visions

    By Ambrose Mong

    Paperback £25.00

    A study of utopian thought in Western and Chinese traditions, bringing out the differences and similarities in their visions of a better, more just world.

    Dostoevsky: A Theological Engagement

    By P.H. Brazier

    Paperback £17.50

    As a writer and prophet Dostoevsky was no academic theologian, yet his writings are deeply theological: his life, beliefs, even his epilepsy, all had a role in generating his theology and eschatology. Dostoevsky''s novels are riven with paradoxes, are deeply dialectical, and represent a criticism of religion, offered in the...

    Myth and Gospel in the Fiction of John Updike

    By John McTavish

    Paperback £15.00

    Big on style, slight on substance: that has been a common charge over the years by critics of John Updike. In fact, however, John Updike is one of the most serious writers of modern times. Myth, as this book shows, unlocks his fictional universe and repeatedly breaks open the powerful...

    From Morality to Mayhem

    By Julian Lovelock

    Paperback £20.00

    An engaging literary examination of the school story, exploring the development and social significance of the genre from Tom Brown to Harry Potter.

    Phenomenology of Human Understanding

    By Brian Cronin

    Paperback £25.00

    Religion in the Anthropocene

    Paperback £30.00

    This book charts a new direction in humanities scholarship through serious engagement with the geopolitical concept of the Anthropocene.

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