The World s Religions Revised and Updated

Written By Huston Smith
The World s Religions  Revised and Updated
  • Publsiher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 17 March 2009
  • ISBN : 0061763489
  • Pages : 112 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 13 reviews
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The World s Religions Revised and Updated

The World s Religions  Revised and Updated
  • Author : Huston Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : The World’s Religions, by beloved author and pioneering professor Huston Smith (Tales of Wonder), is the definitive classic for introducing the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, as well as regional native traditions. This revised and updated edition ...

The World s Religions

The World s Religions
  • Author : Ninian Smart,Founded British First Department of Religious Studies at University of Lancaster and J F Rowny Professor of Comparative Religions Ninian Smart
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1998-06-28
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : Provides information about the symbols, rituals, art, and history of religions around the world....

The World s Wisdom

The World s Wisdom
  • Author : Philip Novak
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2011-10-11
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : A world Bible for our time from Buddhist, Hindu, Confucian, Taoist, Jewish, Christian, Islamic, and primal religion sources! In this perfect companion to Huston Smith's bestselling The World's Wisdom, Philip Novak distills the most powerful and elegant expressions of the wisdom of humankind. Authentic, poetic translations of key texts are ...

A History of the World s Religions

A History of the World s Religions
  • Author : David S. Noss,Blake R. Grangaard
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-12-22
  • Total pages : 658
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : A History of the World's Religions bridges the interval between the founding of religions and their present state, and gives students an accurate look at the religions of the world by including descriptive and interpretive details from original source materials. Refined by over forty years of dialogue and correspondence with ...

The World s Religions

The World s Religions
  • Author : Huston Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1991-09-13
  • Total pages : 399
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : Provides an introduction to Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and the native traditions of the Americas, Australia, Africa, and Oceania...

The World s Religions

The World s Religions
  • Author : Peter Clarke,Friedhelm Hardy,Leslie Houlden,Stewart Sutherland
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2004-01-14
  • Total pages : 995
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : * Gives an account of the history, the theological basis, the practice and the current state of the study of religion and religions throughout the world * Combines a clear and non-technical style of presentation with a structure and range of contributions which reflect the richness and complexity of religion itself, of ...

A World Religions Reader

A World Religions Reader
  • Author : Ian S. Markham,Christy Lohr Sapp
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-02-18
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : A comprehensive and accessible textbook which explores the traditions and beliefs of the world’s living religions – the fully updated and revised new edition The World Religions Reader is an inclusive, student-friendly examination of the history, teaching, practices, and appeal of the world’s major religions. Covering both the fundamentals ...

The World s Religions in Figures

The World s Religions in Figures
  • Author : Todd M. Johnson,Brian J. Grim
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-03-25
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : Created by two of the field’s leading experts, this unique introduction to international religious demography outlines the challenges in interpreting data on religious adherence, and presents a contemporary portrait of global religious belief. Offers the first comprehensive overview of the field of international religious demography – detailing what we know ...

The World s Religions

The World s Religions
  • Author : Ninian Smart
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : This book is a revised and updated edition of a popular work, which looks at the world's religions in terms of world history, and as constantly developing systems of belief. Religions are described through their symbols, rituals, followers, architecture and art. References, statistics, maps and pictures have been updated and ...

Experiencing the World s Religions

Experiencing the World s Religions
  • Author : Michael Molloy
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2006-12
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : Experiencing the World's Religions provides a clear and compelling account of religion as a diverse, lived experience by peoples around the world. Global in its coverage, the text conveys the vitality and richness of the world's religions as a living cultural wellspring that not only concerns systems of belief but ...

The World s Religions

The World s Religions
  • Author : Arvind Sharma
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2010-10-01
  • Total pages : 371
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : This wide-ranging reader combines some of the best and most valuable contemporary perspectives from leading and significant writers, teachers, and thinkers who together address critical challenges and opportunities for the world's religions in a post 9/11 world. Edited by Arvind Sharma and organized by topic, the essays in this reader consider ...

The World Religions Reader

The World Religions Reader
  • Author : Gwilym Beckerlegge
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 490
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : A set text for the Open University's World Religions course, 'World Religions Reader' includes materials relating to six of the world's most influential religious traditions....

The World s Religions Revised and Updated

The World s Religions  Revised and Updated
  • Author : Huston Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : The World’s Religions, by beloved author and pioneering professor Huston Smith (Tales of Wonder), is the definitive classic for introducing the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, as well as regional native traditions. This revised and updated edition ...

Eerdmans Handbook to the World s Religions

Eerdmans  Handbook to the World s Religions
  • Author : Robert Pierce Beaver
  • Publisher : William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : Chapters on ancient religions, primal religions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity. Over 200 photos and a glossary....

Scriptures of the World s Religions

Scriptures of the World s Religions
  • Author : John Powers, Dr.,James Fieser
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2017-01-27
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 0061763489
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Summary : The sixth edition of Scriptures of the World’s Religions brings together many of the world’s most influential sacred texts. With comprehensive introductions in each chapter, the selected writings emphasize each religion’s founders, central doctrines, and historical development. The translated texts, many of which were translated specifically for ...