Item description for War In Heaven / Heaven On Earth : Theories of the Apocalyptic (Millennialism and Society) by Stephen D. O'Leary...
This volume in the Millennialism and Society series focuses on theoretical approaches to the apocalyptic, past and present. Not since Norman Cohn's The Pursuit of the Millennium has there been such a profound theoretical exploration of millennial themes, coupled for the first time with a strong comparative dimension. Essays theorize the apocalyptic as it has arisen in a variety of religious traditions from Islam to Native American religion, drawing upon and engaging in a reflexive critique of theories from social psychology, sociology, and post-modern philosophy to do so.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.29" Width: 6.38" Height: 0.87" Weight: 1.41 lbs.
Release Date Feb 28, 2006
Publisher Equinox Publishing (UK)
ISBN 1904768873 ISBN13 9781904768876
Availability 0 units.
More About Stephen D. O'Leary
Stephen D. O'Leary has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Southern California.