Journal of Religious History articles

Volume 36 (4)

Alison Twells: The Civilizing Mission and the English Middle Class, 1792–1850: The “Heathen” at Home and Overseas. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009; pp. xiv + 353.
Paul Hedges, vol. 36 (4): 624-626
Christian K. Wedemeyer and Wendy Doniger, eds.: Hermeneutics, Politics and the History of Religions: The Contested Legacies of Joachim Wach and Mircea Eliade. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010; pp. xxxiv + 328.
Paul Hedges, vol. 36 (4): 626-627

Volume 36 (3)

From Babylon to Christianity: William Foxwell Albright on Myth, Folklore, and Christian Origins
STEPHEN G. ALTER, vol. 36 (3): 1-18
Political Modernity and Secularization: Thoughts from the Japanese Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
KIRI PARAMORE, vol. 36 (3): 19-30
Sacred Topography and Social Memory: Religious Change and the Landscape in Early Modern Britain and Ireland1
ALEXANDRA WALSHAM, vol. 36 (3): 31-51
“It Was Never Good World Sence Minister Must Have Wyves”: Clerical Celibacy, Clerical Marriage, and Anticlericalism in Reformation England
HELEN PARISH, vol. 36 (3): 52-69
Moyes, Menzies, and the Vietnam War: New Insights Into the Public Correspondence Between the Prime Minister and the Bishops
PAUL TERRACINI, vol. 36 (3): 70-88
The Dormition of the Virgin Mary on the Island of Tinos: A Performance of Gendered Values in Greece
EVY JOHANNE HÅLAND, vol. 36 (3): 89-117
Religion and the New Atheism: A Critical Appraisal – Edited by Amarnath Amarasingam
CHRISTOPHER COTTER, vol. 36 (3): 118-119
Contentious Spirits: Religion in Korean American History, 1903–1945 – By David K. Yoo
MARK CHUNG HEARN, vol. 36 (3): 120-121
Mind Matters: Studies of Medieval and Early Modern Intellectual History in Honour of Marcia Colish – Edited by Cary J. Nederman, Nancy van Deusen and E. Ann Matter
R. M. THOMSON, vol. 36 (3): 121-122
The Life of a Galilean Shaman. Jesus of Nazareth in Anthropological-Historical Perspective – By Pieter F. Craffert
ROBERT CROTTY, vol. 36 (3): 122-124
Christianity in Ancient Rome: The First Three Centuries – By Bernard Green
ROBERT CROTTY, vol. 36 (3): 124-126
Images of Jesus Christ in Islam – By Oddbjǿrn Leirvik
ROBERT CROTTY, vol. 36 (3): 126-127
Church and Settler in Colonial Zimbabwe: A Study in the History of the Anglican Diocese of Mashonaland/Southern Rhodesia, 1890–1925 – By Pamela Welch
JOSEPH HARDWICK, vol. 36 (3): 127-129
Understanding Jonathan Edwards: An Introduction to America's Theologian – Edited by Gerald R. McDermott
JASON EDEN, vol. 36 (3): 129-130
The Kabbalistic Culture of Eighteenth-Century Prague: Ezekiel Landau (the “Noda Bigehulah”) and his Contemporaries – By Sharon Flatto
NORMAN SIMMS, vol. 36 (3): 130-132
James II and the Trial of the Seven Bishops – By William Gibson
SYBIL JACK, vol. 36 (3): 132-133
A Companion to the Catholic Enlightenment in Europe – Edited by Ulrich L. Lehner and Michael Printy
PAUL SHORE, vol. 36 (3): 133-134
Chassidic Ecstasy in Music – By Shmuel Barzilai
SIMON THEOBALD, vol. 36 (3): 134-135
The Theological-Political Origins of the Modern State: The Controversy Between James I of England and Cardinal Bellarmine – By Bernard Bourdin
SYBIL JACK, vol. 36 (3): 135-137
A Jesuit in the Forbidden City: Matteo Ricci, 1552–1610 – By Ronnie Po-Chia Hsia
KEAGAN BREWER, vol. 36 (3): 137-138
God and the Atlantic: America, Europe, and the Religious Divide – By Thomas Albert Howard
CAMILLA CROSSING, vol. 36 (3): 138-140
Anglo-Saxons in a Frankish World, 690–900 – By James Palmer
CAROLE M. CUSACK, vol. 36 (3): 140-141
Understanding Religion and Science: Introducing the Debate – By Michael Horace Barnes
JASON EDEN, vol. 36 (3): 141-142
Catholic and Feminist: The Surprising History of the American Catholic Feminist Movement – By Mary J. Henold
JASON EDEN, vol. 36 (3): 142-142
The Modulated Scream: Pain in Late Medieval Culture – By Esther Cohen
DIANNE HALL, vol. 36 (3): 143-144
The Church of England and Christian Antiquity: The Construction of Confessional Identity in the 17th Century – By Jean-Louis Quantin
IVAN HEAD, vol. 36 (3): 144-145
Introduction to World Religions: Communities and Cultures – Edited by Jacob Neusner
VENETIA LAURA DELANO ROBERTSON, vol. 36 (3): 146-147
Searching for Africa in Brazil. Power and Tradition in Candomblé– By Stefania Capone
BETTINA SCHMIDT, vol. 36 (3): 147-148
Fathers on the Frontier: French Missionaries and the Roman Catholic Priesthood in the United States, 1789–1870 – By Michael Pasquier
BLANCA TOVíAS, vol. 36 (3): 149-150
Sociology of Religion for Generations X and Y – By Adam Possamai
DOUGLAS J. DAVIES, vol. 36 (3): 150-151
Aimee Semple McPherson and the Resurrection of Christian America – By Matthew Avery Sutton
JASON EDEN, vol. 36 (3): 152-152
Christian Approaches to Other Faiths: A Reader – Edited by Paul M. Hedges and Alan Race
MICHAEL D. FEGERT, vol. 36 (3): 152-153
Never To Leave Us Alone: The Prayer Life of Martin Luther King Jr – By Lewis V Baldwin
JOANNA BOWEN GILLESPIE, vol. 36 (3): 153-154
The Second Disestablishment: Church and State in Nineteenth-Century America – By Steven K. Green
JOANNA BOWEN GILLESPIE, vol. 36 (3): 154-156
God's Almost Chosen Peoples: A Religious History of the American Civil War – By George C. Rable
JOANNA BOWEN GILLESPIE, vol. 36 (3): 156-157
Maria Spilsbury 1776–1820 Artist & Evangelical – By Charlotte Yeldham
JOANNA BOWEN GILLESPIE, vol. 36 (3): 157-158
Christianity Today – By G. D. Chryssides
STEPHEN HUNT, vol. 36 (3): 158-159
Humour and Religion: Challenges and Ambiguities – By Hans Geybels and Walter van Herck
ELISHA MCINTYRE, vol. 36 (3): 159-161