Interfaith relations

    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.

    Christians and Jews Under Islam

    By Youssef Courbage

    Paperback £17.45

    Charts the factors that have shaped the position of Christian and Jewish minorities under Islam in the past and today.

    Learning to Live Well Together

    By Tom Wilson

    Paperback £16.90

    Shows how to overcome intolerance and promote positive interactions in multi-faith societies. With real examples from case studies, this book demonstrates how to address the frictions that may arise for harmonious living among multi-faith communities and better relations between the members of the public and people who run community services.

    Contemporary Middle East

    By Heather J. Sharkey

    Paperback £22.33

    This book examines relations between Muslims, Christians and Jews in the Ottoman Middle East before World War I. It describes how religion influenced state policies and popular attitudes, and how people mingled in daily life. Clearly and engagingly written, this book will appeal to undergraduates, experts, and general readers alike.

    Way of the Hermit

    By Mario I. Aguilar

    Paperback £16.90

    Spanning hermits' paths across multiple faiths and epochs, Catholic Benedictine hermit and divinity scholar Mario Aguilar explores the shared value of silence, contemplation and prayer in Christianity, Hinduism and Buddhism. This is an eye-opening book about spiritual independence and interfaith harmony for any reader, curious or devout.

    Ritual Participation and Interreligious Dialogue

    Paperback £28.05

    Shared ritual practices, multi-faith celebrations, and interreligious prayers are becoming increasingly common in the USA and Europe as more people experience religious diversity first hand. While ritual participation can be seen as a powerful expression of interreligious solidarity, it also carries with it challenges of a particularly sensitive nature. Though...

    Not in God's Name

    By Jonathan Sacks

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    The former Chief Rabbi -- currently hosting his new series on BBC Radio 4 on morality -- explores the thorny issue of violence committed in the name of God, and how religion, rightly understood, can be part of the solution.

    Holy Lands: Reviving Pluralism in the Middle East

    By Nicolas Pelham

    Paperback Save £3.14 = £10.85

    The news from the Middle East these days is bad. Whatever hopes people may have for the region are being dashed over and over, in country after country. Nicolas Pelham, a veteran correspondent for The Economist, has seen much of the tragedy first hand, but in Holy Lands he presents...

    Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societies

    By Claire L. Adida

    Hardback Save £6.53 = £29.42

    Amid fears of Islamic extremism, many Europeans ask whether Muslim immigrants can integrate into historically Christian countries. Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societies explores this question and concludes that both Muslim and non-Muslim French must share responsibility for the slow progress of integration.

    Accommodation and Acceptance: An Exploration in Interfaith Relations

    By Ambrose Mong

    Paperback £21.80

    A study of how Christianity needs to come to terms with Asian religious pluralism.

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