Books for Reviewing

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Current List of Books Available for Reviewing: 

(This list is periodically updated, previous lists are found below. Books that are available have their titles boldfaced and italicised.)

  1. Nikolaos Asproulis, Olga Sevastyanova (eds.), Essays on Orthodox Theological Anthropology and Georges Florovsky’s Theology, Volos Academy for Theology Studies, Volos 2021, 122 p., ISBN: 978-618-5375-12-6. (already assigned)
  2. Alexandros Chouliaras, The Anthropology of St Gregory Palamas. The Image of God, the Spiritual Senses, and the Human Body, Studia Traditionis Theologiae 38, Turnhout, Brepols 2020, 16+243 p., ISBN: 978-2-503-58941-1. (already assigned) 
  3. Roland Clark, Sectarianism and Renewal in 1920s Romania: The Limits of Orthodoxy and Nation-Building, London, Bloomsbury Academic 2021, 232 p., ISBN 978-1-3501-0095-4 (hardback), 978-1-3501-0098-5 (online), 978-1-3501-0096-1 (epdf).
  4. Sigrid Schottenius Cullhed, Mats Malm (eds.), Reading Late Antiquity, Bibliothek der klassischen Altertumswissenschaften / The Library of the Other Antiquity 156, Heidelberg, Universitätsverlag Winter 2018, 267 p., ISBN: 978-3-8253-6787-9.
  5. Diana Darke, Stealing from the Saracens. How Islamic Architecture Shaped Europe, London, Hurst 2020, xviii+267 p., ISBN: 978-1-7873-8305-0. 
  6. Igor Dorfmann-Lazarev, Apocryphal and Esoteric Sources in the Development of Christianity and Judaism The Eastern Mediterranean, the Near East, and Beyond, Texts and Studies in Eastern Christianity, Volume: 21, Leiden, Brill 2021, xx+631 p., ISBN: 978-90-04-44592-5 (ePDF), ISBN: 978-90-04-44593-2 (hardback).
  7. Michael Fuller, David Jasper (eds.), Made in the Image of God: Being Human in the Christian Tradition, Durham, Sacristy Press 2021, 288 p., ISBN: 978-1-78959-170-5.
  8. Sarah Gador-Whyte, Andrew Mellas (eds.), Hymns, Homilies and Hermeneutics in ByzantiumLeiden-Boston, Brill 2020, 250 p., ISBN:978-9-0044-3956-6. (already assigned)
  9. Haim Goren, ‘The loss of a minute is just so much loss of life’: Edward Robinson and Eli Smith in the Holy Land, Studia Traditionis Theologiae 39, Turnhout, Brepols 2020, xx+339 p., ISBN: 978-2-503-58913-8. (already assigned) 
  10. Stefan Green, Towards Apocalypticism: A Thematic Analysis of Isaiah 65-66, Turku, Åbo Akademi University Press 2020, 336 p., ISBN: 978-951-965-9. (already assigned)
  11. Adrian Guiu (ed.), A Companion to John Scotus Eriugena, Leiden-Boston, Brill 2019, 503 p., ISBN:978-9-0043-9907-5. (already assigned)
  12. Stephen C. Headley, The Songs of the Bridal Chamber: Monks at Prayer, Volos, Volos Academy Publications 2020, 268 p., ISBN: 978-618-5375-08-9. (already assigned)
  13. Niko Huttunen, Early Christians Adapting to the Roman Empire. Mutual Recognition, Leiden, Brill 2020, 292 p., ISBN: 978-9-0044-2824-9. (already assigned)
  14. James Kapaló and Tatiana Vagramenko, Hidden Galleries: Material Religion in the Secret Police Archives in Central and Eastern Europe,  Zurich, LIT Verlag 2020, 106 p., ISBN: 9783643912633. (already assigned)
  15. Rafiq Khoury, Rainer Zimmer-Winkel (eds.), Christian Theology in Palestinian Context, Berlin, AphorismA 2019, 512 p., ISBN: 978-3-8657-5049-5. (already assigned)
  16. Paschalis M. Kitromilides, Religion and Politics in the Orthodox World. The Ecumenical Patriarchate and the Challenges of Modernity, London, Taylor & Francis 2018, 144 p., ISBN: 9781351185431. (digital copy only; already assigned)
  17. Hans Klein, Der Brief des Apostels Paulus an die Römer, Übersetzt und erklärt, Sibiu-Hermannstadt, Honterus Verlag 2019, 346 p., ISBN: 978-6-0600-8023-7.
  18. Nikolaos Loudovikos, Analogical Identities: The Creation of the Christian Self Beyond Spirituality and Mysticism in the Patristic Era, Studia Traditionis Theologiae 28, Turnhout, Brepols 2019, xvi+386 p., ISBN: 978-2-503-57815-6.  (already assigned)
  19. Martin Lüstraeten, Brian Butcher, Steven Hawkes-Teeples (eds.), Let us be attentive! Proceedings of the Seventh International Congress of the Society of Oriental Liturgy, Studies in Eastern Christian Liturgies 1, Münster, Aschendorff Verlag 2020, 312 p., ISBN: 978-3-4022-1764-1.
  20. Daniel Ruy Pereira, Luiz F. Cardoso, In Awesome Wonder: Bridging Faith and Science, Durham, Sacristy Press 2021, 123 p., ISBN: 978-1-78959-148-4. (already assigned)
  21. Geert Roskam, Joseph Verheyden (eds.), Light on Creation: Ancient Commentators in Dialogue and Debate on the Origin of the World, Studies and Texts in Antiquity and Christianity 104, Tübingen, Mohr Siebeck 2017, 314 p., ISBN: 978-3-1615-4314-2. (already assigned)
  22. P. M. Rumsey, ‘Lest She Pollute the Sanctuary’. The Influence of the Protevangelium Iacobi on Women’s Status in Christianity, Studia Traditionis Theologiae 41, Turnhout, Brepols 2020, x+243 p., ISBN: 978-2-503-59036-3. 
  23. Nicola Spanu, Proclus and the Chaldean Oracles. A Study on Proclean Exegesis, with a Translation and Commentary of Proclus’ Treatise on Chaldean Philosophy, London, Routledge 2020, 120 p., ISBN: 978-0-3674-7314-3. 
  24. Georges Tamer (ed.), The Concept of Revelation in Judaism, Christianity and Islam, Key Concepts in Interreligious Discourses 1, Berlin-Boston, Walter de Gruyter 2020, 214 p. ISBN: 978-3-11-042518-5. (already assigned)
  25. Panayiotis Tzamalikos, Anaxagoras, Origen, and Neoplatonism. The Legacy of Anaxagoras to Classical and Late Antiquity, Vol I and II, Arbeiten zur Kirchengeschichte 128/I and 128/II, Berlin-Boston, de Gruyter 2016, 1793 p., ISBN: 978-3-1104-1946-7. (already assigned)
  26. Elliot R. Wolfson, Heidegger and Kabbalah.Hidden Gnosis and the Path of Poiēsis, Bloomington, Indiana, Indiana University Press 2019, 468 p., ISBN: 978-0-2530-4-2576. (already assigned)
  27. Marco Benini, Liturgische Bibelhermeneutik. Die Heilige Schrift im Horizont des Gottesdienstes, Liturgiewissenschaftliche Quellen und Forschungen 109, Münster, Aschendorff Verlag 2020, 574 S., ISBN: 978-3-4021-1278-6.
  28. Gabriel Rabo, Dionysius Jakob Bar Ṣalibi, Syrischer Kommentar zum Römerbrief. Einleitung, Edition und Übersetzung mit einem Verzeichnis der syrischen Handschriften zu seinen sämtlichen Werken, Göttinger Orientforschungen I. Reihe: Syriaca, Band 56, Wiesbaden, Harrassowitz Verlag 2019, 504 S., ISBN: 978-3-4471-1223-9. (already assigned) 
  29. Annette Weissenrieder, Katrin Dolle (eds.), Körper und Verkörperung. Biblische Anthropologie im Kontext antiker Medizin und Philosophie Ein Quellenbuch für die Septuaginta und das Neue Testament, Berlin, de Gruyter 2019, xxiv+1206 p., ISBN: 978-3-1106-0-7949.  (already assigned)
  30. Anastasios (Yannoulatos), Mission auf dem Weg Jesu Christi. Eine orthodoxe Sicht, Epiphania 13, Münster, Aschendorff Verlag 2020, 278 S., ISBN: 978-3-4021-2048-4.
  31.  Ciprian Costin Apintiliesei, La Sophie divine ou les raisons-énergies incréées, Collection Cerf Patrimoines, Paris, Le Editions Du Cerf 2020, 214 p., ISBN: 9782204143240.
  32. Georgiana Huian, Augustin. Le coeur et la crise du sujet, Collection Cerf Patrimoines, Paris, Le Editions Du Cerf 2020, 512 p., ISBN: 9782204133975.
  33. Zeno Carra, Hoc facite. Studio teologico-fondamentale sulla presenza eucaristica di Cristo, Assisi, Cittadella Editrice 2018, 290 p., ISBN: 978-8-8308-1624-4. (already assigned)
  34. Alexandru-Marius Crișan, Persona e comunione nel pensiero teologico di Ioannis Zizioulas e nei documenti del Concilio di Creta del 2016, Verona, Gabrielli Editori 2021, 442 p., ISBN: 978-88-6099-460-8. (already assigned)
  35. Giulio Osto,La testimonianza del dialogo. Piero Rossano tra Bibbia, religioni e cultura, Dissertatio Series Romana 60, Milano, Glossa 2019, xxvii+987 p., ISBN: 978-8-8710-5419-3. (already assigned)
  36. Laura Ganea (ed.), Papa Ioan Paul al II-lea în România. Dialogul catolic- ortodox la nouă secole de la Marea Schismă, București, Editura Universității din București 2019, 326 p., ISBN: 978-606-16-1070-9. (already assigned)
  37. „Pentru viața lumii”. Către un etos social al Bisericii Ortodoxe, Revelatio – Theologia socialis, prefață de David Bentley Hart și John Chryssavgis, traducere de Viorel Coman și Petre Maican, Oradea, Ratio et Revelatio Publishing House 2020, 140 p., ISBN: 978-606-9659-07-6. (already assigned)
  38. Adriano Papo, Gizella Nemeth Papo, Nemăsurata ispită a puterii. Gheorghe Martinuzzi, adevăratul rege al Transilvaniei în secolul al XVI-lea, Oradea, Ratio et Revelatio Publishing House 2019, 496 p., ISBN: 978-6-0686-8099-6.
  39. Gheorghe Ovidiu Sferlea (trad.), Adrian Muraru (ed.), Grigorie de Nyssa. Împotriva lui Eunomie. Vol. II, Tradiția Creștină Colecție, București, Editura Polirom 2020, 488 p., ISBN: 978-973-46-8348-2. 
  40. Jan Dominik Bogataj, Preobraženi: Zgodnjekrščanska teologija Kristusovega spremenjenja na gori, Ljubljana, Kud Logos 2020, 383 p., ISBN: 978-9-6170-9639-2. (already assigned)