Events

2017 Annual Meeting, Nov 18-21

Plan to join your colleagues in beautiful Boston for the 2017 AAR & SBL Annual Meetings.

2017 Regional Meetings

Online registrations are open:

Eastern International
Deadline: April 15 (Early bird)

New England-Maritimes
Deadline: April 8

Pacific Northwest
Deadline: April 14 (Early bird)

Upper Midwest
Deadline: April 1

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Religion, Culture, and History Series

The Religion, Culture, and History Series, formerly known as the Cultural Criticism Series, publishes scholarly work that addresses the relation between religious studies and cultural studies/theory. It brings new and disparate voices into the academic debate on issues related to the interdependence of cultural and religious phenomena. By emphasizing the religious dimensions of culture and the cultural dimensions of religion, the series promotes a widening and deepening of the study of popular culture and cultural theory. Generally, the Religion, Culture, and History Series aims at: 1) A close reading of a cultural text or lived experience; 2) Critiquing existing representations of cultural phenomena and practices; and 3) Constructing alternative and oppositional cultural practices.

Address inquiries and submissions to the series editor:

Robert A. Yelle
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München 
Fakultät für Philosophie, Wissenschaftstheorie und Religionswissenschaft
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
80539 München
Germany
E-Mail: robertyelle@hotmail.com

Books Published in the Religion, Culture, and History Series (sorted by date published)
 

Cover Title and Author(s) Additional Information
Muslims beyond the Arab World: The Odyssey of Ajami and the Muridiyya
Ngom, Fallou
Hardback
336 pages
Published: July 2016
ISBN: 9780190279868
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Hindu Christian Faqir: Modern Monks, Global Christianity, and Indian Sainthood
Dobe, Timothy S.
Hardback and Paperback
384 pages
Published: October 2015
ISBN: 9780199987696
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Real Sadhus Sing to God: Gender, Asceticism, and Vernacular Religion in Rajasthan
DeNapoli, Antoinette Elizabeth
Hardback and Paperback
384 pages
Published: May 2014
ISBN: 9780199940011
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Little Buddhas Children and Childhoods in Buddhist Texts and Traditions Little Buddhas: Children and Childhoods in Buddhist Texts and Traditions 
Sasson, Vanessa, ed.
Paperback
524 pages
Published: January 2013
ISBN: 9780199945610
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Muslims and Others in Sacred Space 
Cormack, Margaret, ed.
Hardback and Paperback
256 pages
Published: December 2012
ISBN: 9780199925049
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Victorian Reformation: The Fight Over Idolatry in the Church of England, 1840-1860 
Janes, Dominic 
Hardback
237 pages
Published: December 2011
ISBN: 9780195378511
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Imagining the Fetus: The Unborn in Myth, Religion, and Culture 
Sasson, Vanessa and Jane Marie Law, eds. 
Paperback
305 pages
Published: November 2010
ISBN: 9780195380057
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Schleiermacher on Religion and the Natural Order 
Dole, Andrew C. 
Hardback
291 pages
Published: January 2010
ISBN: 9780195341171
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Virtuous Bodies: The Physical Dimensions of Morality in Buddhist Ethics 
Mrozik, Susanne 
200 pages
Published: June 2007
ISBN: 9780195305005
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Asceticism and Its Critics: Historical Accounts and Comparative Perspectives 
Freiberger, Oliver 
Hardback
258 pages
Published: October 2006
ISBN: 0195307917
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Books Published in the Cultural Criticism Series (sorted by date published)
 

Cover Title and Author(s) Additional Information
Intersecting Pathways: Modern Jewish Theologians in Conversation with Christianity 
Krell, Marc A. 
Hardback
216 pages
Published: May 2003
ISBN: 0195159357
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Moses in America: The Cultural Uses of Biblical Narrative 
Wright, Melanie J. 
Hardback
184 pages
Published: November 2002
ISBN: 0195152263
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Parables for Our Time: Rereading New Testament Scholarship after the Holocaust 
Oldenhage, Tania 
Hardback
200 pages
Published: April 2002
ISBN: 019515052X
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Feminist Poetics of the Sacred: Creative Suspicions 
Devlin-Glass, Frances, and Lyn McCredden (eds.) 
Hardback and Paperback
288 pages
Published: June 2001
ISBN: 0195144686
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Cultural Otherness: Correspondence with Richard Rorty, Second Edition 
Balslev, Anindita Niyogi 
Paperback
128 pages
Published: April 2000
ISBN: 0788503006
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Imag(in)ing Otherness: Filmic Visions of Living Together 
Plate, S. Brent and Jasper, David, eds. 
Paperback
240 pages
Published: January 1999
ISBN: 0788505939
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Great White Flood: Racism in Australia 
Pattel-Gray, Anne 
Paperback
328 pages
Published: January 1998
ISBN: 078850133X
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On Deconstructing Life-Worlds: Buddhism, Christianity, Culture 
Magliola, Robert 
Paperback
225 pages
Published: January 1997
ISBN: 0788502964
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Cross-Cultural Conversation 
Balslev, Anindita Niyogi 
Paperback
236 pages
Published: October 1996
ISBN: 0788503081
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Anti-Judaism in Feminist Religious Writings 
von Kellenbach, Katharina 
Paperback
182 pages
Published: January 1994
ISBN: 0788500449
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