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The Illustrated World s Religions

The Illustrated World s Religions Book
Author : Huston Smith
Publisher : HarperOne
Release : 1995-08-18
ISBN : 9780060674403
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Retaining all the beloved qualities of Huston Smith's classic The Religions of Man and the current fully revised and updated The World's Religions, this stunning pictorial presentation refines the text to its wonderful essentials. In detailed, absorbing, richly illustrated, and highly readable chapters on Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity and primal religions, we find refreshing and fascinating presentations of both the differences and the similarities among the worldwide religious traditions. The approach is at once classic and contemporary, retaining all the empathy, eloquence and erudition that millions of readers love about the earlier editions, while being edited and designed for a contemporary general readership. This delightful marriage of winsome text and remarkable pictures vividly brings to life the scope and vision of Huston Smith's expertise and insight.

Illustrated World s Religions

Illustrated World s Religions Book
Author : Huston Smith
Publisher : Harper Collins
Release : 1994-09-03
ISBN : 0060674539
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Retaining all the beloved qualities of Huston Smith's classic The World's Religions, this stunning pictorial presentation refines the text to its wonderful essentials. In detailed, absorbing, richly illustrated, and highly readable chapters on Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and primal religions, we find refreshing and fascinating presentations of both the differences and the similarities among the worldwide religious traditions. The approach is at once classic and contemporary, retaining all the empathy, eloquence, and erudition that millions of readers love about the earlier edition, while being edited and designed for a contemporary general readership. This delightful marriage of engaging text and remarkable pictures vividly brings to life the scope and vision of Huston Smith's expertise and insight.

Nelson s Illustrated Guide to Religions

Nelson s Illustrated Guide to Religions Book
Author : Thomas Nelson
Publisher : Thomas Nelson
Release : 2009-05-17
ISBN : 1418577464
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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A comprehensive introduction to the religions of the world analyzed from a Christian perspective Nelson's Illustrated Guide to Religions covers more than 200 religions, sects, and cults, most of them ones the reader might encounter on any given day. It is the most complete and up-to-date Christian guide to world religions. Perfect for the student as well as the layperson. Written by leading expert in religions, James A. Beverley.

The Illustrated Guide to World Religions

The Illustrated Guide to World Religions Book
Author : Dean C. Halverson
Publisher : Bethany House Pub
Release : 2003
ISBN : 9780764228384
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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With the world at America's doorstep, clear and insightful information on world religions is more important than ever. This guide presents the evangelistic challenges and opportunities of the world's religions in a graphic format.

Sourcebook of the World s Religions

Sourcebook of the World s Religions Book
Author : Joel Beversluis
Publisher : New World Library
Release : 2011-02-08
ISBN : 1577313321
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Now in its third edition, this is the most comprehensive work available on the rich variety of paths available to today's spiritual seekers. More than an academic reference, it explores how religions can collaborate to help the world. Essays exploring the realm of building an interfaith community add to the book's detailed portraits of the major religious traditions. The Sourcebook also contains essays on spiritual practices as diverse as theosophy, wicca, and indigenous religions. This revised edition of the Sourcebook offers an unparalleled look at where spirituality is headed in the coming millennium.

National Geographic Concise History of World Religions

National Geographic Concise History of World Religions Book
Author : Tim Cooke
Publisher : National Geographic Books
Release : 2011
ISBN : 1426206984
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Presents a comprehensive guide to religions throughout history, from the origins of spiritual belief to modern organized religions and churches, and discusses how religion has affected and helped shape the history of the world.

The World s Religions

The World s Religions Book
Author : Ninian Smart
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 1998-06-28
ISBN : 9780521631396
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The World's Religions offers a fascinating insight into a wide range of faiths, their history and their followers. In the richly illustrated new edition of this popular book, religions are described through their symbols, rituals, followers, architecture and art. References, statistics, maps and pictures have been updated and added. The text has been thoroughly revised to highlight recent developments, such as the spread of Islam, African-American and Hispanic-American religious experience, and women priests.

The Kids Book of World Religions

The Kids Book of World Religions Book
Author : Jennifer Glossop,John Mantha
Publisher : Kids Can Press Ltd
Release : 2013
ISBN : 1554539811
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Explains the basic beliefs, customs, and rituals of twelve different world religions, and includes information about tribal and native religions of Africa, North America, and Australia.

The World s Religions

The World s Religions Book
Author : Huston Smith
Publisher : HarperOne
Release : 1991-09-13
ISBN : 9780062508119
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Provides an introduction to Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and the native traditions of the Americas, Australia, Africa, and Oceania

Illustrated Dictionary of Religions

Illustrated Dictionary of Religions Book
Author : Philip Wilkinson
Publisher : Dk Pub
Release : 1999
ISBN : 9780789447111
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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In an easy-to-follow, accessible reference format, this book uses over 700 full-color illustrations and clear text to explain, identify, and compare the major religions of the world from Zoroastrianism and ancient Egyptian rituals to Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, and Judaism.

The Compact Guide To World Religions

The Compact Guide To World Religions Book
Author : Dean Halverson
Publisher : Bethany House
Release : 1996-03-01
ISBN : 1556617046
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Succinct chapters provide an excellent guide to understanding Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism, Taoism, Shintoism, and more.

The World s Religions

The World s Religions Book
Author : William A. Young
Publisher : Pearson College Division
Release : 2013
ISBN : 9780205917617
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- The World's Religions provides an orientation to the study of religion. Surveying the stages of development, worldviews, and current situations of the major world religions, this text discusses the ways these religions respond to contemporary ethical issues. It also presents a sampling of new religious movements and looks to the possible ways the world's religions may interact in the 21st century. Its distinctive "framework for understanding" religious worldviews allows readers to compare and contrast the teachings of religions objectively. Teaching and Learning Experience Personalize Learning - MyReligionLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. Improve Critical Thinking - The "framework for understanding" allows students to think critically about varying religious worldviews. Engage Students - Contemporary ethical issues make studying world religions relevant to students today. Support Instructors - Teaching your course just got easier! You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor's Manual, Electronic "MyTest" Test Bank or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. 0205949428 / 9780205949427 World's Religions, The Plus NEW MyReligionLab with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205871429 / 9780205871421 NEW MyReligionLab with Pearson eText -- Valupack Access Card 0205917615 / 9780205917617 World's Religions, The

World Religions

World Religions Book
Author : John Bowker
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2021-08-03
ISBN : 9780241487389
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Learn everything you need to know about the central practices, important figures, and key teachings of many different religions. Each of the major faiths - including Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism and Islam - is examined in detail through its sacred texts, epic imagery, key beliefs and religious artefacts. Entries also explore other faiths from Zoroastrianism - the oldest "living" religion - to the alternative beliefs of the modern era - all of which are set into the context of the political, social, and cultural climates from which they emerged. Compelling and accessible, World Religions is the perfect guide for students of religious study, or anyone interested in the ideas of ancient and present day faiths and religious philosophies.

Inside World Religions

Inside World Religions Book
Author : Kevin O'Donnell
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2007-02
ISBN : 9780800638894
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Covering six major traditions – Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism,Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, together with shorter sections onZoroastrianism, Baha'i, Confucianism, Taoism, and Shinto – InsideWorld Religions brings these faiths vividly to life by delving beneath the surface to discover what they mean for those who follow them. Intended for the novice inquirer, the book includes briefaccessible chapters that ask how, for example, does belonging toa particular faith affect people's relationships, their celebrationsof special occasions, and the way they live their daily lives? Illustrated throughout with stunning full-color photography,Inside World Religions takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the major faiths of the world.

Art and Architecture of the World s Religions 2 volumes

Art and Architecture of the World s Religions  2 volumes  Book
Author : Leslie D. Ross
Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Release : 2009-06-04
ISBN : 0313342873
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Two abundantly illustrated volumes offer a vibrant discussion of how the divine is and has been represented in art and architecture the world over. • 200 illustrations, including floor plans of churches, synagogues, and temples bring the discussions of art and architecture to life • An extensive bibliography enables further research

The Illustrated Guide to World Religions

The Illustrated Guide to World Religions Book
Author : Michael David Coogan
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Release : 1998
ISBN : 9780195219975
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Graced with rich illustrations and written by a team of eminent scholars, this book presents a wealth of information on faiths around the world. Each chapter in this volume examines one of seven major world religions--from Judaism to Christianity and from Islam to Buddhism.

The Message and the Book

The Message and the Book Book
Author : John Bowker,Atlantic Books, an imprint of Grove Atlantic Ltd.
Publisher : Yale University Press
Release : 2012-03-27
ISBN : 0300179294
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Grand in its sweep, this survey of the sacred writings of the major religions of the world offers a thoughtful introduction to the ideas and beliefs upon which great faiths are built. Under the expert guidance of John Bowker, a religious scholar and author of international stature, readers explore the key texts of Jewish, Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Jain, Sikh, Buddhist, Parsi, Confucian, Daoist, and Shinto traditions. The author discusses some 400 books, among them such well-known sacred texts as the Bible and the Quran, but also spiritual writings by theologians, philosophers, poets, and others. Bowker provides clear and illuminating commentary on each text, describing the content and core tenets of the work and quoting pertinent passages. He also sets the writings in religious and historical contexts, showing how they have influenced—and in many cases continue to influence—artistic, musical, literary, and political traditions. The Message and the Book is essential reading for anyone who wishes to understand the meaning and the deep significance of primary religious texts of civilizations around the globe.

World Religions in Practice

World Religions in Practice Book
Author : Paul Gwynne
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2017-05-30
ISBN : 1118972279
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

A new and expanded edition of a highly successful textbook on world religions with a comparative approach which explores how six major religions are lived and expressed through their customs, rituals and everyday practices. A new edition of this major textbook, exploring the world's great religions through their customs, rituals and everyday practices by focusing on the 'lived experience' This comparative study is enriched and broadened with the inclusion of a sixth religion, Daoism Takes a thematic, comparative and practical approach; each chapter explores a series of key themes including birth, death, ethics, and worship across all six religions at each time Broadens students' understanding by offering an impartial discussion of the similarities and differences between each religion Includes an increased range of student-friendly features, designed to allow students to engage with each religion and extend their understanding

World Religions

World Religions Book
Author : Geoffrey Parrinder
Publisher : Checkmark Books
Release : 1985-01-01
ISBN : 9780816012893
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Looks at the history and beliefs of ancient and modern religions, including Hinduism, Jainism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

Introduction to World Religions

Introduction to World Religions Book
Author : Christopher Partridge
Publisher : Fortress Press
Release : 2013-11-01
ISBN : 1451452276
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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A leading textbook for world religion, this new edition is designed to help students in their study and research of the world's religious traditions. Known and valued for its balanced approach and its respected board of consulting editors, this text addresses ways to study religion, provides broad coverage of diverse religions, and offers an arresting layout with rich illustrations. The second edition has new and extended primary source readings, a stronger section on the Religions of South Asia, additional maps, a new full-color, student-friendly format, and more.