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Kippenberg, Hans G. (Hans Gerhard)

Overview
Works: 168 works in 389 publications in 3 languages and 5,410 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, Creator, Other, Contributor, Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Recipient, Correspondent
Classifications: BL48, 201.7273
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Most widely held works by Hans G Kippenberg
Violence as worship : religious wars in the age of globalization by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discovering religious history in the modern age by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
8 editions published in 2002 in English and German and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book makes an unparalleled attempt to analyze the rise of comparative religion as a particular response to modernization. In the mid-nineteenth century and continuing into the twentieth, Western scholars began to interpret religion's history, drawing on prehistorical evidence, recently deciphered texts, and ethnographical reports. Religions that had been rejected as irrational by Enlightenment philosophers were now studied with enthusiasm. Using comparative methods, scholars identified in their own culture traces of ancient, oriental, and tribal religions--not merely as survivals but incr
Concepts of person in religion and thought ( Book )
10 editions published in 1990 in English and German and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Secrecy and concealment : studies in the history of Mediterranean and Near Eastern religions ( Book )
10 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Struggles of gods : papers of the Groningen Work Group for the Study of the History of the Religions by Groningen work group for the study of the history of religions ( Book )
11 editions published in 1984 in English and Dutch and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Envisioning magic : a Princeton seminar and symposium ( Book )
8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Garizim und Synagoge : traditionsgeschichtliche Untersuchungen zur samaritanischen Religion der aramäischen Periode by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religion und Klassenbildung im antiken Judäa : e. religionssoziolog. Studie zum Verhältnis von Tradition u. gesellschaftl. Entwicklung by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
14 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Textbuch zur neutestamentlichen Zeitgeschichte by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
9 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 9/11 handbook : annotated translation and interpretation of the attackers' Spiritual Manual by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book contains the first scholarly edition of the Arabic text of the Manual of the Attackers of 9/11, along with an English translation and commentary, and studies concerning its context. It makes a document available that is crucial in understanding 9/11. It addresses the issues debated in public: Is the text a forgery? Are suicidal attacks typical for Islam? Does Islam allow such violence? How did the perpetrators perceive Islam today? Is the?War on terror? an adequate response?
Gewalt als Gottesdienst : Religionskriege im Zeitalter der Globalisierung by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On symbolic representation of religion : Groninger contributions to theories of symbols ( Book )
8 editions published in 1986 in English and German and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magie : d. sozialwissenschaftl. Kontroverse über d. Verstehen fremden Denkens ( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in German and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Entdeckung der Religionsgeschichte : Religionswissenschaft und Moderne by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
6 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wörterbuch der Religionen ( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seminar, Die Entstehung der antiken Klassengesellschaft by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
9 editions published in 1977 in German and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einführung in die Religionswissenschaft : Gegenstände und Begriffe by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
7 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neue Ansätze in der Religionswissenschaft ( Book )
5 editions published in 1983 in German and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loyalitätskonflikte in der Religionsgeschichte : Festschrift für Carsten Colpe ( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terror im Dienste Gottes : die "Geistliche Anleitung" der Attentäter des 11. September 2001 by Hans G Kippenberg ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kippenberg, H. G.
Kippenberg, H. G. 1939-
Kippenberg, H. G. (Hans Gerhard)
Kippenberg, Hans 1939-
Kippenberg, Hans G.
Kippenberg, Hans G. 1939-
Kippenberg, Hans Gerhard
Kippenberg, Hans Gerhard 1939-
Kippenberuku, Hansu G. 1939-
キッペンベルク, H. G
キッペンベルク, ハンス. G
Languages
German (101)
English (55)
Dutch (1)
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