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Azevedo, Mateus Soares de 1959-

Overview
Works: 9 works in 26 publications in 4 languages and 295 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mateus Soares de Azevedo
Men of a single book : fundamentalism in Islam, Christianity, and modern thought by Mateus Soares de Azevedo( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this groundbreaking work, award-winning Brazilian journalist Azevedo presents a frank and objective account of how the label of "fundamentalism" can be applied to religious and secular 'faiths' alike. In the 21st century, passionate and emotional attachment to a single point of view, and the rejection of all others, has become one of the main social, political, and religious issues, leading to conflicts around the globe
Ye shall know the truth : Christianity and the perennial philosophy by Mateus Soares de Azevedo( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of essays by aims at explaining, discussing, and developing in a new key, the spiritual, philosophical and artistic patrimony of the Christian tradition in its intellectually challenging dimension - as well as to consider its future possibilities. Behind the book lies the belief that one of the main factors responsible for the contemporary decadence, lack of vigor, and indeed the tragic crisis, of traditional religion is the indifference that is shown towards its sapiential or "knowledge" dimension. The essays here envisage religion primarily as knowledge of a sacred character
Remembering in a world of forgetting : thoughts on tradition and postmodernism by William Stoddart( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a wide-ranging selection of writings by "perennialist" author William Stoddart that expose the many false ideologies of postmodernism ("forgetting") and call for a return to traditional religion, especially in its mystical dimensions ("remembering")
Iniciación al Islam y al Sufismo by Mateus Soares de Azevedo( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iniciación al Islam y al sufismo : este libro trata sobre religiçon, no sobre política contemporánea by Mateus Soares de Azevedo( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mística islâmica : atualidade e convergência com a espiritualidade cristã by Mateus Soares de Azevedo( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sob o domínio do crescente by Mateus Soares de Azevedo( )

in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prisjećanje u svijetu zaboravljanja : razmišljanja o tradiciji i postmodernizmu by William Stoddart( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Bosnian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A arte sagrada de Shakespeare : o mistério do homem e da obra by Martin Lings( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Men of a single book : fundamentalism in Islam, Christianity, and modern thought
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Ye shall know the truth : Christianity and the perennial philosophyRemembering in a world of forgetting : thoughts on tradition and postmodernism
Alternative Names
Azevedo, Mateus Soares Sampaio de, 1959-

De Azevedo, Mateus Soares 1959-

Mateus Soares de Azevedo Brazilian historian of religions and journalist

Mateus Soares de Azevedo journalist uit Brazilië

Mateus Soares de Azevedo periodista brasileño

Sampaio de Azevedo, Mateus Soares, 1959-

Soares de Azevedo, Mateus 1959-

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