Alumni Publications

The Department of Comparative Religion at Western Michigan University is proud to acknowledge our alumni's publishing accomplishments listed below:

2014

Habermas, Post-Metaphysical Thinking, and the Problem of Muslim Minorities in Europe
Dustin Byrd | MacKenzie University, Brazil (2014)

The Gospel According to John Galt: A Critique of Ayn Rand's Philosophy of Religion
Dustin Byrd | Lexington Books (2014)

2012

Monistic Interpretations of Tawheed in the Sufi Notion of Wahdat al-wujud 
Sean Butler | 2012 Hawaii University International Conferences on Arts and Humanities Conference Proceedings, ISSN-2162-917X (Online).

2011

Review of Meena Dhanda’s The Negotiation of Personal Identity
Sean Butler | Philosophical Practice 6.3: 872-73. ISSN-1742-8181 (November 2011)

A Fourteenth-Century Augustinian Approach to the Jews in Riccoldo da Monte Croce's Ad nationes orientales 
Lydia M. Walker | The Newberry Library (2011)

On the Identity of the liberated Jiva in Jainism
Sean Butler | Sramana Vol. 63 No. 1 (2011)

Ayatollah Khomeini and the Anatomy of the Islamic Revolution in Iran: Towards a Theory of Prophetic Charisma
Dustin Byrd | University Press of America (2011)

Bloodlines Series
Richelle Mead | Penguin Group (USA) Inc. Razorbill (2011)

2010

Idealism in Yogacara Buddhism 
Sean Butler | The Hilltop Review Vol. 4 No.1 (2010)

Ritualizing the Disposal of Deceased: From Corpse to Concept
William W. McCorkle, Jr. | Peter Lang International Academic Publishers (2010)

2009

Review of David A. Jopling, Talking Cures and Placebo Effects, Philosophical Practice
Sean Butler | Philosophical Practice (2009)

2008

Dark Swan Series
Richelle Mead | Kensington Publishing Corp. (2008)

2007

Georgina Kincaid Series
Richelle Mead | Kensington Publishing Corp. (2007)

Vampire Academy Series
Richelle Mead | Penguin Group (USA) Inc. Razorbill (2007)

2006

Religion and Cognition: A Reader (Critical Categories in the Study of Religion)
Joel Olah; D. Jason Slone | Equinox Publishing Indonesia (2006)

Minds and Gods: The Cognitive Foundations of Religion
Todd Tremlin | Oxford University Press (2006)

2004

Theological Incorrectness: Why Religious People Believe What They Shouldn’t
Joel Olah; D. Jason Slone | Oxford University Press (2004)

2002

Bringing Ritual to Mind : Psychological Foundations of Cultural Forms
E. Thomas Lawson; Robert N. McCauley | Cambridge University Press (2002)

1999

“Makauya: Prayer, Receiving the Holy Spirit and Bible Study” pp. 398-411 ed. H. Bryon Earhart and Etsuko Mita
Michael Ott | Princeton University Press (1999)

1993

Rethinking Religion : Connecting Cognition and Culture
E. Thomas Lawson; Robert N. McCauley | Cambridge University Press; Reprint edition (1993)