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The Meanings of Death

By: John Bowker

Price: $8.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009102

ISBN: 0-521-44773-9

Condition: New


In The Meanings of Death, John Bowker offers a major contribution to debates about the value of death and its place in both Western and Eastern religions. Examining the themes of friendship and sacrifice in the world’s major religions, Bowker argues that there are points of vital contact with secular understandings of death, and that religious and secular attitudes can support and reinforce one another. An affirmative recovery of the value of death is important in our ... View more info

Socio-Historical Factors in the Formation of Creoles (International Journal of the Sociology of Language: 7)

By: Joshua A. Fishman (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Hague, The Netherlands, Mouton & Co.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006344

ISBN: 90-279-7851-4

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 97. View more info

The Social Dimension of Dialectology (International Journal of the Sociology of Language: 9)

By: Joshua A. Fishman (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Hague, The Netherlands, Mouton & Co.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006345

ISBN: 90-279-7851-4

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 134. View more info

Understanding Islam: Origins. Beliefs. Practices. Holy Texts. Sacred Places

By: Matthew S. Gordon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, UK, Duncan Baird Publishers Ltd: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012688

ISBN: 1-903296-74-9

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 112 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info