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Edited By Wessinger, Catherine
Previous owner's signature on ffep.Marginal religions in the United States have been supportive of women taking leadership roles at least since the nineteenth century. In "Women's Leadership in Marginal Religions", historians, folklorists, and theologians explore what factors within these groups support women's religious leadership. The religions examined are Shakerism, Pentecostalism, Spiritualism, Christian Science, the Theosophical movement, New Thought, Unity, Hindu, and Buddhist groups, African-American Spiritual churches in New Orleans, the feminist spirituality movement, the Women-Church movement among Roman Catholic women, and Mormonism.246pp.
University of Illinois Press, 1993, Paperback, Book Condition: Fine, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0252063325
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Inventory #25591
Price: £ 12.50 GBP ($ 16.50 approx. - € 14.50 approx.)
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Oppenheimer, Paul
Guilt makes no compromises. One may be a little in love or a little bit angry, but the idea of degrees of guilt is meaningless. Any guilt, whether of the emotional, religious or legal variety, is fiendishly intense. The word itself points to a mysterious intensity of indebtedness, and this with an absolution extraordinary in human affairs. This book aims to go to the heart of the mystery. Its theme, that of the absolutism of guilt, is explored from a variety of different perspectives and through a series of anecdotes. The author examines the sources of the word "guilt"; languages and cultures without the concept of guilt; the religious importance and meaning of guilt, in Judaism, Christianity and other religions; psychological investigations of guilt, by Freud and Jung, among others; guilt and criminal behaviour; guilt and mourning; the effect of guilt as a creative stimulant in modern times, on literature, art, politics, law and film; and the mysterious persistence of guilt in modern secular societies Throughout, the text is supported with quotations from authors ancient and modern. 127pp.
Duckworth, 1997, Cloth, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: Very Good. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0715627597
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Inventory #26691
Price: £ 5.00 GBP ($ 6.60 approx. - € 5.80 approx.)
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Knight, Jonathan
201pp.
The Kent State University Press, 2009, Paperback, Book Condition: New, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 9781606350119
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Inventory #27680
Price: £ 9.50 GBP ($ 12.54 approx. - € 11.02 approx.)
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Fasold, David; Introduction By Berlitz, Charles
331pp. N.B. Head and tail of spine and corners of boards slightly bumped. Slight creasing to edges of D/J.
Sidgwick & Jackson, 1990, Cloth, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: Very Good/Price Clipped. First U.K.Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0283060069
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Inventory #28357
Price: £ 5.00 GBP ($ 6.60 approx. - € 5.80 approx.)
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Fidke, Irving
An exact facsimile of the original edition published in 1951 at Shaw's behest.The cover has been enlarged and a portrait of Blake added.The brief biography of Irving Fiske is new.209pp.
Vermont Creative Center, 1979, Card Covers, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . Pamphlet. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall.
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Inventory #29930
Price: £ 7.50 GBP ($ 9.90 approx. - € 8.70 approx.)
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