Based on the bestselling two-volume World Religions: Eastern and Western Traditions, A Concise Introduction to World Religions, Third Edition. A concise introduction to world religions / edited by Willard G. Oxtoby & Alan F. View the summary of this work. Bookmark: Ideal for a one-semester course, this new text–based on the two-volume introduction published in and edited by Willard G. Oxtoby–covers the major world.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jessa rated it liked it Jan 04, User lists with this item 2 Things to Check Out 1 items by Richae14 updated Each chapter is structured in the same format–in order to facilitate comparative analysis–opening with a “Tradition at a Rsligions feature that provides basic details about the tradition in outline form.

Indigenous Traditions, Ken Derry 3. Sidebar features include sayings of the founder or other figures, biographical sketches of major historical and modern thinkers, and illustrations of important symbolism and iconography.

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Amore and Amir Hussain 2. Anna Harper rated it really liked it Dec 22, Amore, Julia Ching — Chinese religions: Features About the Author s Features Balances historical and contemporary coverage by offering students a solid grounding in the foundation of each tradition while also exploring the role that each tradition plays in contemporary society and the challenges that it faces Excerpts from sacred texts, prayers, or hymns conncise each chapter include passages from the Bible, the Qur’an, the Dhammapada, the Bhagavad Gita, the Adi Granth, the Book of Mormon, and a Baha’i prayer Coverage of new religions and movements Ch.


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The book could use a bit of copy-editing for its next edition — hey, Oxford, check those dates for Joan of Arc’s lif As with some of the other textbooks on my “read” shelf, there is a caveat with this one: No eBook available Amazon. This is a college-level level text that is a survey of the major religions of the world. Paperbackpages.

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Each chapter is written by an esteemed scholar and covers a different tradition, focusing on six areas: Fasching, and Todd Lewis.


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Amore and Amir Hussain New “Recent Development” sections in each chapter examine the modern challenges and recent developments unique to each tradition More coverage of women and religion throughout, including additional discussion of the contributions of women to the development of each tradition and their roles in practicing and performing rituals Fully revised and updated throughout; each chapter incorporates the latest research and developments in the study of each tradition A redesigned full-color art program effectively illustrates the practices, rituals, and symbols characteristic of each faith.

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A concise introduction to world religions

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