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Forthcoming Articles

Forthcoming Articles

Explore ORE of Religion articles in progress, organized by subfield (note that articles may appear under more than one category). Projected publication dates are provided for articles in production. When available, linked titles will take you to an advance summary of the article.

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African Religions

Commissioning in progress

Ancient Religion

The Religious History of the Roman Empire (John North), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Egypt in the Old Testament (Christopher Hays), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Biblical Studies

Egypt in the Old Testament (Christopher Hays), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
God in the Old Testament (Brent A. Strawn)
The Pentateuch (Thomas B. Dozeman)

Biographies and Works

Commissioning in progress

Buddhism

Transmission of Buddhist Media and Texts (Daniel Veidlinger), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Commerce, Consumerism, and Christianity in America (Dana Logan), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Liberation Theologies in America (Craig L. Nessan), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Chan Literature (Jeffrey L. Broughton), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Buddhist Geography and Regionalism (Megan Bryson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Buddhist Medicine in India (Vesna A. Wallace), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Idea of Black Religion (Jamil W. Drake), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Gender and Public Religion in America (Stephanie Y. Mitchem), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Buddhism and Shintō (Fabio Rambelli), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Buddhist Art and Architecture in Tibet (Erberto Lo Bue), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Christianity

Freemasonry’s Sacred Space in America (Phillip Gordon Mackintosh), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Interracialism and American Christianity (Phillip Luke Sinitiere), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Commerce, Consumerism, and Christianity in America (Dana Logan), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Online Media and Religion in America (Adam Bajan, Heidi A. Campbell), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Judeo-Christian and Abrahamic Traditions in American Public Life (K. Healan Gaston), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
U.S. Protestant Foreign Missions after World War II (David C. Kirkpatrick), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Denomination in American Public Life (Russell Richey), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Liturgical Vestments, Vessels, and Objects in Christian Worship (Joanne M. Pierce), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
God in the Old Testament (Brent A. Strawn)
The Pentateuch (Thomas B. Dozeman)

Comparative Religions

Architecture, the Built Environment, and Religion in America (Peter W. Williams), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Judeo-Christian and Abrahamic Traditions in American Public Life (K. Healan Gaston), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Denomination in American Public Life (Russell Richey), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Film and Religion in America (Eric Michael Mazur), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Global Perspectives on Religion

Japanese Suicide (Paul S. Atkins)

Hinduism

Commissioning in progress

Indigenous Religions

Commissioning in progress

Islamic Studies

Governance in Classical Islamic Thought (Ovamir Anjum), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Islam and the Middle East in the American Imagination (Brooke Sherrard), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
The Judeo-Christian and Abrahamic Traditions in American Public Life (K. Healan Gaston), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Jainism

Commissioning in progress

Judaism and Jewish Studies

Race and American Judaism (Samira K. Mehta), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
The Judeo-Christian and Abrahamic Traditions in American Public Life (K. Healan Gaston), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
God in the Old Testament (Brent A. Strawn)
The Pentateuch (Thomas B. Dozeman)

Literary and Textual Studies

The Pentateuch (Thomas B. Dozeman)

Methodology and Resources

Parades and Processions in America (Rodger M. Payne), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017

Mysticism and Spirituality

The Female Body in Hindu Ritual Practices: Women’s Goddess Worship, Dharma, and the Question of Spiritual Agency (Madhuri M. Yadlapati)

Myth and Legend

Popular Culture and Religion in America (Lynn Schofield Clark, Seth M. Walker), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017

New Religions

Commissioning in progress

Religion and Art

Popular Culture and Religion in America (Lynn Schofield Clark, Seth M. Walker), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Architecture, the Built Environment, and Religion in America (Peter W. Williams), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Public Art and Religion in America (Kymberly Pinder), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Music and Religion in American Public Life (Jason C. Bivins), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Buddhist Art and Architecture in Tibet (Erberto Lo Bue), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Film and Religion in America (Eric Michael Mazur), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Religion and Politics

Governance in Classical Islamic Thought (Ovamir Anjum), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
U.S. Foreign Policy and Religion (Malcolm Magee), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Gender and Public Religion in America (Stephanie Y. Mitchem), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Religious Ceremonies in American Public Life (Joseph W. Williams), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
U.S. Protestant Foreign Missions after World War II (David C. Kirkpatrick), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Memorialization and Religion in America (Adam M. Ware), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Religion and Science

Science and Religion in America (Paul J. Croce), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Astrotheology (Ted Peters)

Religion in America

Popular Culture and Religion in America (Lynn Schofield Clark, Seth M. Walker), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
War and Religion in American History (Jonathan H. Ebel), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Freemasonry’s Sacred Space in America (Phillip Gordon Mackintosh), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Interracialism and American Christianity (Phillip Luke Sinitiere), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Commerce, Consumerism, and Christianity in America (Dana Logan), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Liberation Theologies in America (Craig L. Nessan), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Race and American Judaism (Samira K. Mehta), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
U.S. Foreign Policy and Religion (Malcolm Magee), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
American Narratives of Sin and Salvation (W. Clark Gilpin), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Atheism in America (Eric Chalfant), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Ecology and Religious Environmentalism in the United States (Rebecca Kneale Gould, Laurel Kearns), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Islam and the Middle East in the American Imagination (Brooke Sherrard), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Parades and Processions in America (Rodger M. Payne), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Architecture, the Built Environment, and Religion in America (Peter W. Williams), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Print Media and Religion in America (Elesha J. Coffman, Timothy D. Grundmeier), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Religion, Modernity, and Assimilation in America (Samira K. Mehta), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Science and Religion in America (Paul J. Croce), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Public Art and Religion in America (Kymberly Pinder), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Idea of Black Religion (Jamil W. Drake), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Gender and Public Religion in America (Stephanie Y. Mitchem), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Music and Religion in American Public Life (Jason C. Bivins), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Online Media and Religion in America (Adam Bajan, Heidi A. Campbell), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Religious Ceremonies in American Public Life (Joseph W. Williams), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Judeo-Christian and Abrahamic Traditions in American Public Life (K. Healan Gaston), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
U.S. Protestant Foreign Missions after World War II (David C. Kirkpatrick), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Denomination in American Public Life (Russell Richey), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Memorialization and Religion in America (Adam M. Ware), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Film and Religion in America (Eric Michael Mazur), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Sex in America (Amy DeRogatis)
Tourism to Sacred Places in America: A Spatial Analysis (Jeremy Ricketts), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2017

Rituals, Practices, and Symbolism

Parades and Processions in America (Rodger M. Payne), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2017
Online Media and Religion in America (Adam Bajan, Heidi A. Campbell), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Religious Ceremonies in American Public Life (Joseph W. Williams), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Memorialization and Religion in America (Adam M. Ware), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Liturgical Vestments, Vessels, and Objects in Christian Worship (Joanne M. Pierce), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Sikhism

Commissioning in progress

Sociology, Anthropology, and Psychology of Religion

Religion, Modernity, and Assimilation in America (Samira K. Mehta), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Taoism

Commissioning in progress

Theology and Philosophy of Religion

Science and Religion in America (Paul J. Croce), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018