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Scottish Ministerial Code

The Scottish Ministerial Code applies to members of the Scottish Government and junior Scottish Ministers. The guidance is issued by the First Minister and is a collection of standards around expected behaviours and responsibilities. Since 2008 t ...

                                               

Self-regulatory organization

A self-regulatory organization is an organization that exercises some degree of regulatory authority over an industry or profession. The regulatory authority could exist in place of government regulation, or applied in addition to government regu ...

                                               

Society for Ethics Across the Curriculum

The Society for Ethics Across the Curriculum is a non-profit learned society based in the United States. Established in 1992, its mission is to stimulate scholarship on ethics and the teaching of ethics in all academic disciplines. The society sp ...

                                               

Ten Commandments of Computer Ethics

The Ten Commandments of Computer Ethics were created in 1992 by the Computer Ethics Institute. The commandments were introduced in the paper "In Pursuit of a Ten Commandments for Computer Ethics" by Ramon C. Barquin as a means to create "a set of ...

                                               

Daniel A. Vallero

Daniel A. Vallero is an American environmental author and scientist. He was born in East St. Louis, Illinois and grew up in Collinsville, Illinois. He received a bachelors degree and a masters degree in city and regional planning from Southern Il ...

                                               

A Dictionary of All Religions and Religious Denominations

A Dictionary of All Religions and Religious Denominations is a 19th-century comprehensive survey of world religions by the American author, Hannah Adams. It was first published in Boston, Massachusetts in 1817. In 1817, appeared A Dictionary of A ...

                                               

A View of Religions

A View of Religions is an 18th-century comprehensive survey of world religions by the American author, Hannah Adams. First published in Boston, Massachusetts in 1784, it was a pioneering work in that it represented denominations from the perspect ...

                                               

Al-Milal wa al-Nihal

Kitāb al–Milal wa al-Nihal, written by the Islamic scholar Muhammad al-Shahrastani, is a non-polemical study of religious communities and philosophies that had existed up to his time, considered to be the first systematic study of religion. It wa ...

                                               

The Aleppo Codex

The Aleppo Codex: A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible is a 2012 book by Matti Friedman published by Algonquin. The book tells the story of how the Aleppo codex, one of the worlds oldest extant Bibles, was saved f ...

                                               

The American Religion

The American Religion: The Emergence of the Post-Christian Nation is a book by literary critic Harold Bloom, in which the author covers the topic of religion in the United States from a perspective which he calls religious criticism. Religious de ...

                                               

Another Gospel

Another Gospel: Cults, Alternative Religions, and the New Age Movement is a non-fiction book discussing new religious movements and the New Age movement, written by Ruth A. Tucker. The book was published in 1989 by Zondervan, a Christian publishi ...

                                               

Aspects of Anglo-Saxon Magic

Aspects of Anglo-Saxon Magic is a study of Anglo-Saxon paganism and the role of magic in Anglo-Saxon England that was written by the English poet and independent scholar Bill Griffiths. It was first published in 1996 by Anglo-Saxon Books, and lat ...

                                               

Atheism in Christianity

Atheism in Christianity is a 1968 book by the Marxist philosopher Ernst Bloch. The book offers a third way to the Christian/atheist either/or debate. Gareth Jenkins from Socialist Review says that Bloch "argues that there are liberatory, atheist ...

                                               

The Battle for God

The Battle for God: Fundamentalism in Judaism, Christianity and Islam is a book by author Karen Armstrong published in 2000 by Knopf/HarperCollins which the New York Times described as "one of the most penetrating, readable, and prescient account ...

                                               

The Bible in History

The Bible in History: How Writers Create a Past, is a book by Thomas L. Thompson, Professor of Old Testament at the University of Copenhagen. Its US title is The Mythic Past: Biblical Archaeology and the Myth of Israel.

                                               

The Case for God

The Case for God is a 2009 book by Karen Armstrong. It is an answer to the recent claims that God does not exist from Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens, Sam Harris and Daniel Dennett. It covers the history of religion, from the paleolithic ag ...

                                               

A Community of Witches

A Community of Witches: Contemporary Neo-Paganism and Witchcraft in the United States is a sociological study of the Wiccan and wider Pagan community in the Northeastern United States. It was written by American sociologist Helen A. Berger of the ...

                                               

Confutatio Augustana

The Confutatio Augustana was the Roman Catholic refutation of the Augsburg Confession, often referred to in the theological literature as simply the Confutatio. On 25 June 1530 the Protestant Imperial States of the realm met at the Diet of Augsbu ...

                                               

Contemporary Religious Satanism

Contemporary Religious Satanism: A Critical Anthology is an academic anthology published by Ashgate in 2009 and edited by the Norwegian religious studies scholar Jesper Aa. Petersen. Containing eight separate papers produced by various scholars w ...

                                               

Corpus Mysticum

Corpus Mysticum: Essai sur LEucharistie et l’Eglise au moyen age was a book written by Henri de Lubac, published in Paris in 1944. The book aimed to, in de Lubacs words, retrieve the doctrine that "the Church makes the eucharist and the eucharist ...

                                               

The Culture of Disbelief

The Culture of Disbelief is a 1994 book by Stephen L. Carter. In it, he holds that religion in the United States is trivialized by American law and politics, and that those with a strong religious faith are forced to bend to meet the viewpoint of ...

                                               

Darwin's Angel

Darwins Angel is a book published in response to Richard Dawkins The God Delusion. It was written by John Cornwell and subtitled An Angelic Riposte to The God Delusion. Cornwell runs a "Public Understanding of Science" programme at Jesus College, ...

                                               

Dawkins' God

Dawkins God: Genes, Memes, and the Meaning of Life is a book by Alister McGrath, a theologian who is currently Professor of Historical Theology at Oxford University. The book, published in 2004, with a second edition in 2015, aims to refute claim ...

                                               

Did Jesus Exist? (Wells book)

Did Jesus Exist? is a 1975 book written by the modern German language teacher and amateur historian George Albert Wells who speculated on the evidence of Jesus Christ. Wells argues there was no historical evidence of Jesus existing. A revised sec ...

                                               

Divine Action and Modern Science

Divine Action and Modern Science is a book written by Nicholas Saunders. It looks at Near Eastern biblical and modern theological approaches to the idea of divine action, covering such questions as how divine action occurs, what its effects are, ...

                                               

Enchanted Feminism

Enchanted Feminism: The Reclaiming Witches of San Francisco is an anthropological study of the Reclaiming Wiccan community of San Francisco. It was written by the Scandinavian theologian Jone Salomonsen of the California State University, Northri ...

                                               

Encyclopædia of Religion and Ethics

The Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics is a 12-volume work edited by James Hastings, written between 1908 and 1927 and composed of entries by many contributors. It covers not only religious matters but thousands of ancillary topics as well, inc ...

                                               

The Essence of Christianity

The Essence of Christianity is a book by Ludwig Feuerbach first published in 1841. It explains Feuerbachs philosophy and critique of religion.

                                               

The Faith Healers

The Faith Healers is a 1987 book by magician and skeptic James Randi with a foreword by Carl Sagan, that documents Randis exploration of the world of faith healing, and his exposing the sleight of hand trickery and deceit by its practitioners. In ...

                                               

The Faith of Our Fathers

The Faith of Our Fathers: a Plain Exposition and Vindication of the Church Founded by Our Lord Jesus Christ is a book by archbishop James Gibbons which was published in Baltimore in 1876, which became a best-selling conversion manual in the Unite ...

                                               

Fetichism in West Africa

Fetichism in West Africa: Forty Years Observation of Native Customs and Superstitions is a book by the Reverend Robert Hamill Nassau, a missionary, published in 1904. It is one of the earliest studies of traditional religion on West Africa. The b ...

                                               

The Future of an Illusion

The Future of an Illusion is a 1927 work by Sigmund Freud, the founder of psychoanalysis, in which Freud discusses religions origins, development, and its future. He provides a psychoanalysis of religion, which he views as a false belief system.

                                               

Gallia Christiana

The Gallia Christiana, a type of work of which there have been several editions, is a documentary catalogue or list, with brief historical notices, of all the Catholic dioceses and abbeys of France from the earliest times, also of their occupants.

                                               

God Is Red

God is Red: A Native View of Religion, by Vine Deloria, Jr., is a nonfiction book that discusses traditional Native American religious views, particularly their relation to Western Christianity. It also details the hardships faced by Native Ameri ...

                                               

God, A Guide for the Perplexed

God, A Guide for the Perplexed is a non-fiction book by Keith Ward arguing the compatibility between science and religion. In seven chapters Keith Ward takes the reader through the history of mankinds religious thought. He shows how philosophical ...

                                               

God: The Failed Hypothesis

God: The Failed Hypothesis is a 2007 New York Times bestseller by scientist Victor J. Stenger who argues that there is no evidence for the existence of a deity and that Gods existence, while not impossible, is improbable. David Ludden of Skeptic ...

                                               

God's Politics

Gods Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesnt Get It is a 2005 book by author Jim Wallis. The book focuses on the role of religious hypocrisy in politics, and critiques both the so-called "religious right" and the "secular left" ...

                                               

The Golden Bough

The Golden Bough: A Study in Comparative Religion is a wide-ranging, comparative study of mythology and religion, written by the Scottish anthropologist Sir James George Frazer. The Golden Bough was first published in two volumes in 1890; in thre ...

                                               

The Heathen in his Blindness.

"The Heathen in his Blindness.": Asia, the West and the Dynamic of Religion by S. N. Balagangadhara, was first published in 1994 by E. J. Brill. A second, hardcover, edition of the book was published in 2005 by Manohar books. A third, paperback, ...

                                               

The Hero with a Thousand Faces

The Hero with a Thousand Faces is a work of comparative mythology by Joseph Campbell, in which the author discusses his theory of the mythological structure of the journey of the archetypal hero found in world myths. Since the publication of The ...

                                               

A History of God

A History of God is a book by Karen Armstrong. It details the history of the three major monotheistic traditions, Judaism, Christianity and Islam, along with Buddhism and Hinduism. The evolution of the idea of God is traced from its ancient roots ...

                                               

How Do You Spell God?

How Do You Spell God?: Answers to the Big Questions from Around the World is a book on religion by Rabbi Marc Gellman and Msgr. Thomas Hartman of The God Squad, which answers questions about different religions. Each chapters title is a question ...

                                               

Is Religion Dangerous?

Is Religion Dangerous? is a book by Keith Ward examining the questions: "Is religion dangerous? Does it do more harm than good? Is it a force for evil?" It was first published in 2006. Looking at the evidence from history, philosophy, sociology a ...

                                               

Indiculus superstitionum et paganiarum

The Indiculus superstitionum et paganiarum is a Latin collection of capitularies identifying and condemning superstitious and pagan beliefs found in the north of Gaul and among the Saxons during the time of their subjugation and conversion by Cha ...

                                               

The Inner Reaches of Outer Space

The Inner Reaches of Outer Space is a 1986 book by mythologist Joseph Campbell, the last book completed before his death in 1987. In it, he explores the intersections of art, psychology and religion, and discusses the ways in which new myths are ...

                                               

Inside the Neolithic Mind

Inside the Neolithic Mind: Consciousness, Cosmos and the Realm of the Gods is a cognitive archaeological study of Neolithic religious beliefs in Europe co-written by the archaeologists David Lewis-Williams and David Pearce, both of the University ...

                                               

The Last Heathen

Not to be confused with The Shark God, directed by John Griffith Wray The Last Heathen: Encounters with Ghosts and Ancestors in Melanesia is a book by Charles Montgomery, published in Canada by Douglas and McIntyre in 2004. In 2006 it was publish ...

                                               

The Left Hand of God (book)

The Left Hand of God: Taking Back Our Country from the Religious Right is a 2006 book by Rabbi Michael Lerner. In it, Lerner argues that in order for progressive politics to survive in America, liberals must develop a respect for progressive form ...

                                               

Let There Be Light (Howard Smith book)

Let There Be Light: Modern Cosmology and Kabbalah, a New Conversation Between Science and Religion is a book by Howard Smith, an astrophysicist. The book, published in 2006, was written for the layperson. It discusses using simple language basic ...

                                               

Living Witchcraft

Living Witchcraft: A Contemporary American Coven is a sociological study of an American coven of Wiccans who operated in Atlanta, Georgia during the early 1990s. It was co-written by the sociologist Allen Scarboro, psychologist Nancy Campbell and ...