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The Oxford Handbook of Quaker Studies

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One of the most obvious elements that emerges is the astonishing diversity within the ranks of the Quakers. She was formely a lecturer in history at the University of Birmingham and has written on Quaker involvement in the League of Nations in the inter-war period. It is global in its perspectives and interdisciplinary in its approach, while offering the reader a clear narrative through the academic debates. George Fox, credited as leading the movement, had an experience of 1647 in which he felt he could hear Christ directly and inwardly without the mediation of text or minister. In addition to an in-depth survey of historical readings of Quakerism, the handbook provides a treatment of the group's key theological premises and its links with wider Christian thinking. If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code. Keywords: , , , , , Mike Nellis Mike Nellis is Emeritus Professor of Criminal and Community Justice in the School of Law, University of Strathclyde.

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the oxford h andbook of quaker studies d andelion pink angell stephen w

They chart the multiple diverse traditions which developed within Quakerism, such as the Hicksite, the Modernist, and the Evangelical movements, just to mention three of the branches. The essays in this second section of the volume focus on particular theological issues, such as Christ, sin, scripture, eschatology, and sacraments, concerns which divide Quaker traditions and define the diverse factions within the worldwide movement of Friends. The E-mail message field is required. The way they have interacted with wider society is a basic but often unknown part of British and American history. © Oxford University Press, 2018. Quakers are a fascinating religious group both in their original 'peculiarity' and in the variety of reinterpretations of the faith since. This volume provides an indispensable reference work for the study of Quakerism.

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The Oxford handbook of Quaker studies (Book, 2015) [fentonia.com]

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George Fox, credited as leading the movement, had an experience of 1647 in which he felt he could hear Christ directly and inwardly without the mediation of text or minister. Quakerism's distinctive ecclesiastical forms and practices are analysed, and its social, economic, political, and ethical outcomes examined. This volume provides an indispensable reference work for the study of Quakerism. He has written widely on the fortunes of the probation service, alternatives to imprisonment and particularly the electronic monitoring of offenders. Allen -- Quietist Quakerism, 1692-c. He edits Quaker Studies and acts as Series Editor for the Edwin Mellen series in Quaker Studies.

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The Oxford Handbook of Quaker Studies

the oxford h andbook of quaker studies d andelion pink angell stephen w

Convinced of the authenticity of this experience and its universal application, Fox preached a spirituality in which potentially all were ministers, all part of a priesthood of believers, a church levelled before the leadership of God. Convinced of the authenticity of this experience and its universal application, Fox preached a spirituality in which potentially all were ministers, all part of a priesthood of believers, a church levelled before the leadership of God. Quakerism began in England in the 1650s. Angell is the Leatherock Professor of Quaker Studies at the Earlham School of Religion in Richmond, Indiana. He was formerly a social worker with young offenders, has a PhD from the Institute of Criminology in Cambridge, and was involved in the training of probation officers at the University of Birmingham.

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The Oxford handbook of Quaker studies (Book, 2015) [fentonia.com]

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The essays in this section focus on the diverse movements that are part of the history of Quakerism and in many cases are still present yet today. George Fox, credited as leading the movement, had an experience of 1647 in which he felt he could hear Christ directly and inwardly without the mediation of text or minister. It is global in its perspectives and interdisciplinary in its approach whilst offering the reader a clear narrative through the academic debates. These essays force anyone who wishes to portray all contemporary Friends in the image of George Fox or William Penn to broaden their understanding of this tradition as they are introduced to the different religious movements within Quakerism that have developed over more than 350 years. Quakerism began in England in the 1650s. Ben Pink Dandelion, editor Pink Dandelion is Professor of Quaker Studies at the University of Birmingham directs the work of the Centre for Postgraduate Quaker Studies, Woodbrooke and the University of Birmingham. Quakers also address problems in the areas of education, business, and.

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The Oxford Handbook of Quaker Studies

the oxford h andbook of quaker studies d andelion pink angell stephen w

Please or to access full text content. In addition to an in-depth survey of historical readings of Quakerism, the handbook provides a treatment of the group's key theological premises and its links with wider Christian thinking. The eight essays in Part I of this volume deal with the history of global Quakerism from the time of its founding by George Fox in the seventeenth century down to 2010. This handbook charts their history and the history of their expression as a religious community. Description: xix, 644 pages ; 26 cm. This volume provides an indispensable reference work for the study of Quakerism. Keywords: , , , , , , , Stephen W.

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For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our , and if you can''t find the answer there, please. Those means include religious patterns evident in Quaker preaching and traveling ministries as well as reform efforts directed against slavery, war, and violence in prisons. Convinced of the authenticity of this experience and its universal application, Fox preached a spirituality in which potentially all were ministers, all part of a priesthood of believers, a church levelled before the leadership of God. It demonstrates Quakerism to be a diverse and complex religion that is constantly changing and interacting with external pressures, and it shows Quaker Studies to be a cutting-edge and active field of scholarship. The E-mail message field is required. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription. Each of the 37 chapters considers broader religious, social, and cultural contexts and provides suggestions for further reading and the volume concludes with an extensive bibliography to aid further research.

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the oxford h andbook of quaker studies d andelion pink angell stephen w

An indispensable resource for anyone interested in the academic study of Qakerism. Quakerism's distinctive ecclesiastical forms and practices are analysed, and its social, economic, political, and ethical outcomes examined. The way they have interacted with wider society is a basic but often unknown part of British and American history. This handbook charts their history and the history of their expression as a religious community. The way they have interacted with wider society is a basic but often unknown part of British and American history. Maureen Waugh Maureen Waugh has a PhD from the London School of Economics. Subsequent Quaker influence on secular penal reform was persistent and benign, revitalized by the legacy of imprisoned conscientious objectors after both World Wars and the Vietnam war.

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the oxford h andbook of quaker studies d andelion pink angell stephen w

He has a longstanding interest in penal reform, and is a board member of the Howard League Scotland. George Fox, credited as leading the movement, had an experience of 1647 in which he felt he could hear Christ directly and inwardly without the mediation of text or minister. Series Title: Responsibility: edited by Stephen W. He is an Associate Editor of the journals Quaker Studies and Quaker Theology, and he is on the editorial boards of Quaker Religious Thought and the Journal of Africana Religions. This volume provides an indispensable reference work for the study of Quakerism. Each of the 37 chapters considers broader religious, social, and cultural contexts and provides suggestions for further reading and the volume concludes with an extensive bibliography to aid further research. In addition to an in-depth survey of historical readings of Quakerism, the handbook provides a treatment of the group's key theological premises and its links with wider Christian thinking.

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This volume is comprised of thirty-seven essays organized into four parts by scholars almost exclusively from those two geographical areas as well as a useful Introduction written jointly by Pink Dandelion of the University of Birmingham and Stephen W. This handbook charts their history and the history of their expression as a religious community. Quakerism's distinctive ecclesiastical forms and practices are analysed, and its social, economic, political, and ethical outcomes examined. Quakers are a fascinating religious group both in their original 'peculiarity' and in the variety of reinterpretations of the faith since. It is global in its perspectives and interdisciplinary in its approach whilst offering the reader a clear narrative through the academic debates. It demonstrates Quakerism to be a diverse and complex religion that is constantly changing and interacting with external pressures, and it shows Quaker Studies to be a cutting-edge and active field of scholarship.

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