Journal of Religious History articles

Volume 40 (4)

Sam Haselby: The Origins of American Religious Nationalism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015; pp. 336.
Paul Gutacker, vol. 40 (4): 619-620
Michael P. De Jonge: Bonhoeffer's Theological Formation: Berlin, Barth and Protestant Theology. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012; pp. xiv + 158.
John A. Moses, vol. 40 (4): 620-621
Cynthia Schafer-Eliot: Food in Ancient Judah. Sheffield: Equinox, 2013; pp. 352.
Cressida Rigney, vol. 40 (4): 621-622
Sargon G. Donabed: Reforging a Forgotten History: Iraq and the Assyrians in the Twentieth Century. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2015; pp. xiv + 416.
Daniel J. Tower, vol. 40 (4): 622-624
Peter Harrison: The Territories of Science and Religion. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2015; pp. xiii + 300.
Ian Tregenza, vol. 40 (4): 624-625
Anthony J. Blasi: Sociology of Religion in America: A History of a Secular Fascination with Religion. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2014; pp. ix + 265.
Jack Tsonis, vol. 40 (4): 625-626
Daniel L. Dreisbach and Mark David Hall, eds.: Faith and the Founders of the American Republic. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014; pp. x + 366.
Timothy Verhoeven, vol. 40 (4): 626-628

Volume 40 (3)

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vol. 40 (3): 301-302
Alden A. Mosshammer: The Easter Computus and the Origins of the Christian Era. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2008; pp. xi + 474.
Daniel Anlezark, vol. 40 (3): 428-429
Kim Phillips: Before Orientalism: Asian Peoples and Cultures in European Travel Writing, 1245–1510. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014; pp. x + 314.
Keagan Brewer, vol. 40 (3): 429-430
Clark Chilson: Secrecy's Power: Covert Shin Buddhists in Japan and Contradictions of Concealment. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2014; pp. xvii + 242.
Carole M. Cusack, vol. 40 (3): 430-432
Bulcsú K. Hoppál, ed.: Theories and Trends in Religions and in the Study of Religion. Budapest: L'Harmattan, 2015; pp. 307.
Carole M. Cusack, vol. 40 (3): 432-433
Constance Brittain Bouchard: Rewriting Saints and Ancestors: Memory and Forgetting in France, 500–1200. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015; pp. xvi + 362.
Elizabeth Freeman, vol. 40 (3): 433-435
Thomas S. Kidd: George Whitefield: America's Spiritual Founding Father. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014; pp. vi + 325.
Benton Gates, vol. 40 (3): 435-437
James L. Cox: The Invention of God in Indigenous Societies. Durham and Bristol, CT: Acumen, 2014; pp. x + 182.
Paul Hedges, vol. 40 (3): 437-438
Derek Krueger: Liturgical Subjects: Christian Ritual, Biblical Narrative and the Formation of the Self in Byzantium. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014; pp. xi + 311.
Andrew Mellas, vol. 40 (3): 438-440
William Chester, Jordan: A Tale of Two Monasteries: Westminster and Saint-Denis in the Thirteenth Century. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009; pp. xiii + 245.
Constant Mews, vol. 40 (3): 440-441
Arthur McCalla: The Creationist Debate: The Encounter between the Bible and the Historical Mind. New York: Bloomsbury, 2nd ed., 2013; pp. xiv + 327.
John A. Moses, vol. 40 (3): 442-442
Brian Stanley: The World Missionary Conference, Edinburgh 1910. Grand Rapids, Michigan/Cambridge, U.K.: William B. Edermans, 2009; pp. xxii + 352.
John A. Moses, vol. 40 (3): 443-443
M. James Penton: Apocalypse Delayed: The Story of Jehovah's Witnesses. Toronto, Buffalo, and London: University of Toronto Press, 3rd ed., 2015; pp. xvii + 547.
Jayne Persian, vol. 40 (3): 444-445
Leila Ahmed: A Quiet Revolution: The Veil's Resurgence, from the Middle East to America. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011; pp. viii + 352.
Bronwyn Winter, vol. 40 (3): 445-448
Zhang Xianqing: Intellectual Encounters between Jesuits and Confucians in Ming and Qing Dynasties. China: The Commercial Press, 2015; pp. 287.
Yue Feng, vol. 40 (3): 448-449

Volume 40 (2)

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vol. 40 (2): 159-160
Liselotte Frisk and Peter Åkerbäck: Religiosity in Contemporary Sweden: The Dalarna Study in National and International Context. Sheffield: Equinox, 2015; pp. viii + 197.
Carole M. Cusack, vol. 40 (2): 277-278
Michael Pye: Japanese Buddhist Pilgrimage. Sheffield: Equinox, 2015; pp. xvi + 315.
Carole M. Cusack, vol. 40 (2): 278-280
Tony Cupit, Ros Gooden and Ken Manley, eds.: From Five Barley Loaves: Australian Baptists in Global Mission. Melbourne: Mosaic Press, 2013; pp. xxvi + 678.
Richard G. Ely, vol. 40 (2): 280-282
Yue Feng: Studies on Missionaries' Hermeneutics of Chinese Classics and Translation of Culture-loaded Terms. Xiamen, China: Xiamen University Press, 2014; pp. 303.
Guo Ronggang, vol. 40 (2): 282-284
William Gervase Clarence-Smith: Islam and the Abolition of Slavery. London: C. Hurst and Co., 2006; pp. xxvi + 293.
Milad Milani, vol. 40 (2): 284-285
Shayne Clarke: Family Matters in Indian Buddhist Monasticisms. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2014; pp. xiii + 275.
Peter Oldmeadow, vol. 40 (2): 285-286
Robert Wuthnow: Rough Country: How Texas Became America's Most Powerful Bible-Belt State. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014; pp. vi + 654.
Brendan Payne, vol. 40 (2): 286-288
Sara Ritchey: Holy Matter: Changing Perceptions of the Material World in Late Medieval Christianity. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2014; pp. x + 235.
Claire Renkin, vol. 40 (2): 288-289
Lucian Leustean: The Ecumenical Movement and the Making of the European Community. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014; pp. xvi + 286.
Justin Reynolds, vol. 40 (2): 289-291
Pamela J. Stewart and Andrew Strathern: Ritual: Key Concepts in Religion. London and New York: Bloomsbury, 2014; pp. lx + 171.
David G. Robertson, vol. 40 (2): 291-292
Audrey-Beth Fitch: The Search for Salvation: Lay Faith in Scotland, 1480–1560. Edited by Elizabeth Ewan. Edinburgh: John Donald, 2009; pp. xvii + 206.
Kenneth B.E. Roxburgh, vol. 40 (2): 292-293
Alexandra Walsham: Catholic Reformation in Protestant Britain. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2014; pp. xviii + 490.
Victor Stater, vol. 40 (2): 293-295
John Wolffe, ed.: Irish Religious Conflict in Comparative Perspective: Catholics, Protestants and Muslims. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014; pp. xi + 280.
Robert Tobin, vol. 40 (2): 295-297
Stefanie Solum: Women, Patronage, and Salvation in Renaissance Florence: Lucrezia Tornabuoni and the Chapel of the Medici Palace. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2015; pp. xvii + 288.
Natalie Tomas, vol. 40 (2): 297-298
George Hunter McNeur: Liang A-Fa: China's First Preacher, 1789–1855. Edited by Jonathan A. Seitz. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications, 2014; pp. xliii + 129.
Stuart Vogel, vol. 40 (2): 298-299

Volume 40 (1)

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vol. 40 (1): 1-2
Samantha Zacher: Rewriting the Old Testament in Anglo-Saxon Verse: Becoming the Chosen People. London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013; pp. xxi + 189.
Daniel Anlezark, vol. 40 (1): 132-133