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Divine AccountingTheo-Economics in Early Christianity

Divine Accounting: Theo-Economics in Early Christianity

Jennifer A. Quigley

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780300253160
eISBN:
9780300258165
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300253160.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book shows how the divine was an active participant in the economic spheres of the ancient Mediterranean world. Gods and goddesses were represented as owning goods, holding accounts, and ... More

The First Irish CitiesAn Eighteenth-Century Transformation

The First Irish Cities: An Eighteenth-Century Transformation

David Dickson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780300229462
eISBN:
9780300255898
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300229462.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

A backward corner of Europe in 1600, Ireland was transformed during the following centuries. This was most evident in the rise of its cities, notably Dublin and Cork. The book explores ten urban ... More

The Faiths of OthersA History of Interreligious Dialogue

The Faiths of Others: A History of Interreligious Dialogue

Thomas Albert Howard

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780300249897
eISBN:
9780300258561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300249897.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

In recent decades, organizations committed to interreligious or interfaith dialogue have proliferated, both in the Western and non-Western worlds. Why, how so, and what exactly is interreligious ... More

A Life TogetherLucas Alaman and Mexico, 1792-1853

A Life Together: Lucas Alaman and Mexico, 1792-1853

Eric Van Young

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780300233919
eISBN:
9780300258745
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300233919.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Lucas Alamán (1792-1853) was arguably the greatest statesman and certainly the greatest historian of Mexico in the three decades or so following the country’s achievement of its independence from ... More

Unrevolutionary MexicoThe Birth of a Strange Dictatorship

Unrevolutionary Mexico: The Birth of a Strange Dictatorship

Paul Gillingham

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780300253122
eISBN:
9780300258448
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300253122.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Unrevolutionary Mexico addresses how the Mexican Revolution (1910-1940) turned into a capitalist dictatorship of exceptional resilience. While soldiers seized power across the rest of Latin America, ... More

Minerva's French SistersWomen of Science in Enlightenment France

Minerva's French Sisters: Women of Science in Enlightenment France

Nina Rattner Gelbart

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780300252569
eISBN:
9780300258431
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300252569.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book presents the stories of six intrepid women of science in eighteenth-century France whose lives and accomplishments — though celebrated in their lifetimes — have been largely written out of ... More

Intentions in Great Power PoliticsUncertainty and the Roots of Conflict

Intentions in Great Power Politics: Uncertainty and the Roots of Conflict

Sebastian Rosato

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780300253023
eISBN:
9780300258684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300253023.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Can great powers be confident that their peers have benign intentions? States that trust each other can live at peace; those that mistrust each other are doomed to compete for arms and allies and may ... More

Bitter ShadeThe Ecological Challenge of Human Consciousness

Bitter Shade: The Ecological Challenge of Human Consciousness

Michael R. Dove

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780300251746
eISBN:
9780300258073
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300251746.001.0001
Subject:
History, Environmental History

This book asks an age-old question about the relationship between human consciousness and the environment: How do we think about our own thoughts and actions? How can we transcend the exigencies of ... More

The Great British RebootHow the UK Can Thrive in a Turbulent World

The Great British Reboot: How the UK Can Thrive in a Turbulent World

Alex Brummer

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780300243499
eISBN:
9780300252514
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300243499.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

Taking a refreshingly realistic approach, this book outlines how our current moment can be reshaped into an unprecedented opportunity for economic prosperity. With a new long-term approach, Britain ... More

The Global IndiesBritish Imperial Culture and the Reshaping of the World, 1756-1815

The Global Indies: British Imperial Culture and the Reshaping of the World, 1756-1815

Ashley L. Cohen

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780300239973
eISBN:
9780300255690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300239973.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This book is a study of British imperialism's imaginative geography, exploring the pairing of India and the Atlantic world from literature to colonial policy. The book weaves a complex portrait of ... More

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