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James Crossley

The Use of the Bible in Party Political Debates about Homosexuality and Same Sex Marriage

James is a Professor of Bible, Culture and Politics in the Department of Biblical Studies at the University of Sheffield. His current research focuOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAs is the role of the Bible in popular culture, from pop music to party politics.

James is the author of numerous publications, including:

  • Jesus in an Age of Neoliberalism: Quests, Scholarship and Ideology (Equinox: London and Oakville, forthcoming 2012)
  • Reading the New Testament: Contemporary Approaches (London and New York: Routledge, 2010)
  • Jewish Law and the New Testament: A Guide for the Perplexed (London and New York: Continuum, 2010)
  • Jesus in an Age of Terror: Scholarly Projects for a New American Century (London and Oakville: Equinox, 2008)



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