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Beyond the God/Man Duo: Globalization, Feminist Theology, and Religious Subjectivity

Ellen T. Armour.

in The Oxford Handbook of Feminist Theology

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Studies; Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 5379 words.

This chapter considers analyses offered by three important feminist scholars, working in different religious traditions, who attend to specific forms of women's religiosity. In Changing the...

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Biblical Hermeneutics in the Context of Post-Anglicanism

Kim Micah Eun-Kya.

in The Oxford Handbook of Anglican Studies

October 2015; p ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 6931 words.

This chapter searches the new identity of Post-Anglicanism beyond Anglicanism in the age of the global empires. The British Empire and Anglicanism were a two-wheeled vehicle during the...

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Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ahmet Alibašić.

in The Oxford Handbook of European Islam

October 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Islam; Interfaith Relations. 23443 words.

This chapter surveys the state of knowledge on six key topics of studies on Islam in Bosnia and Herzegovina: the Islamization process, the encounter of Bosnian Muslims (Bosniaks) with...

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Buddhist Communities Abroad

Thomas A. Tweed.

in The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions

October 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Interfaith Relations; Buddhism. 4671 words.

Buddhism arose during the fifth century BCE in what is today Nepal and northeastern India to become one of the world's first transregional religions. In crossing from one region to another,...

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Buddhist Studies beyond the Nation-State

Richard K. Payne.

P ublished online June 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Buddhism; History of Religion; Interfaith Relations. 13961 words.

This essay examines a variety of dysfunctional consequences of employing modern nation-states as the default organizing category for Buddhist studies regardless of the period being studied....

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Bulgaria

Antonina Zhelyazkova.

in The Oxford Handbook of European Islam

October 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Islam; Interfaith Relations. 23801 words.

This chapter presents an overview of the state of knowledge on Islam and Muslim communities in Bulgaria. Since 1989, an extensive body of literature has been produced, mainly in fields of...

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Catholic Theology and Other Religions

Michael Barnes.

in The Oxford Handbook of Catholic Theology

March 2019; p ublished online October 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Religion; Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 5707 words.

This chapter considers Catholic theology’s response to non-Christian faiths. It argues that the ‘theology of religions’ is not a locus of theological reflection distinct from Christology or...

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Chinese Christologies

K. K. Yeo.

in The Oxford Handbook of Christology

September 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Philosophy of Religion; Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 7215 words.

The chapter surveys the historical landscape of Chinese Christologies since the Tang dynasty, noting how the images of Christ relate to and impact specific cultural contexts. It also...

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Chinese Islamic Communities

Dru C. Gladney.

in The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions

October 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Interfaith Relations; Islam; East Asian Religions. 2828 words.

There are almost twenty million Muslims in China, constituting a diverse community that is both multi-ethnic and, within Islam, multi-religious. There are ten official Muslim nationalities...

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Christian Communities in China

Richard Madsen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions

October 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Interfaith Relations; Christianity; East Asian Religions. 2017 words.

Christianity in China is a relatively new import from the West. During the seventeenth century, European missionary orders, especially the Jesuits and Dominicans, entered China and began...

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