Vol 29 No. 1 (2016)

Journal: Journal for the Academic Study of Religion

Published: Aug 30, 2016

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Section Title Author Published
Errata Farida Fozdar Apr 18, 2016
Conference Report
THE CHARLES STRONG LECTURE 2015 Two Disconnected Discourses of Disconnection: Anti-West and Anti-Islamic Discourses Gary Bouma Mar 28, 2016
‘Religions of Practice’: The Case of Japanese Religions Douglas Ezzy Mar 9, 2016
The Church, The Commission and the Truth: Inside the NSW Special Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse Kathleen McPhillips Mar 28, 2016
Women in Australian Pentecostalism: Leadership, Submission, and Feminism in Hillsong Church Elizabeth Miller May 2, 2016
Mormon Missionaries and Mid-twentieth-century Basketball in Australia: Religion through Sport as a Vehicle to Reach Secular Society Fred E. Woods Mar 9, 2016
Review Essay
Making Sense of the World of Faith: Recent Trends in Data, Methods and Explanations of Religious Change Andrew Singleton Mar 10, 2016
Book Reviews
Anna Halafoff, The Multifaith Movement: Global Risks and Cosmopolitan Solutions. Springer, New York, 2013, pp. xvi + 181, ISBN: 978-94-007-5209-2 (E-book). Paul Hedges Feb 10, 2016
Kermani, Navid, God Is Beautiful: The Aesthetic Experience of the Quran, trans. Tony Crawford. Polity Press, Cambridge, 2015, pp. 464, ISBN: 9780745651675 George Archer Mar 6, 2016
Felderhof, Marius, and Penny Thompson (eds.), Teaching Virtue: The Contribution of Religious Education. Bloomsbury, London, 2014, pp. xiii + 227, ISBN: 978- 1472522535, US$39.95 (pbk) Ryan Korstange Mar 6, 2016
Graham Harvey, Food, Sex & Strangers: Understanding Religion as Everyday Life. Acumen, Durham, 2013, pp. xi + 244, ISBN: 978-1-84465-693-6 (pbk) Sarah Penicka-Smith Mar 6, 2016
Cherry, Stephen M., and Helen Rose Ebaugh (eds.), Global Religious Movements Across Borders: Sacred Service, Ashgate, Burlington, 2014, pp. 220, ISBN: 978 409456889 (pbk) Larry Nemer Mar 6, 2016
Goodhart, Sandor, The Prophetic Law: Essays in Judaism, Girardianism, Literary Studies, and the Ethical, Michigan State University Press, East Lansing, 2014, pp. 342, ISBN: 9781611861242 Janelle Peters Mar 6, 2016
Bogdan, Henrik, and James R. Lewis (eds.), Sexuality and New Religious Movements, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke and New York, 2014, pp. vii + 240, ISBN: 978-1-137-40962-1 (hbk) Carole M. Cusack Mar 6, 2016
Ezzy, Douglas, Sex, Death and Witchcraft: A Contemporary Pagan Festival, Bloomsbury, London and New York, 2014, pp. 204, ISBN: 978-1-4725-2758-5 (pbk) Sarah Penicka-Smith Mar 6, 2016
Schilbrack, Kevin, Philosophy and the Study of Religions: A Manifesto, Wiley- Blackwell, Oxford, 2015, pp. xx + 226, ISBN: 978-1-4443-3053-3, US$46.95 (pbk). Jack Tsonis Mar 8, 2016
Ghiloni, Aaron J. (ed.), World Religions and Their Missions, Peter Lang, New York, 2015, pp. 336, ISBN: 978-1-4331-2284-2 (hbk) Gary Bouma Mar 8, 2016