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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A concise introduction to world religions
The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Anna Harper rated it really liked it Dec 22, Based on the bestselling two-volume World Religions: Amore, Julia Ching — Chinese religions: Reigions View all editions and formats Summary:. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.
New Religions and Movements, Roy C. Oxtoby–covers the major world religions, addressing their significance in today’s society and culture and also in historical perspective. English View all editions and formats. Open Preview See a Problem? This is a college-level level text that is a survey of the major religions of the world.
Rev rated it really liked it Feb 11, None of these words carry anything close to the same meaning in Buddhism that they do in Judeo-Christian-Islamic cultures. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Amir Hussain, Roy C. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
Ashraf rated it really liked it Oct 14, Document, Internet resource Document Type: Please enter the message. While understanding that there will always be generalizations and 10, foot views in a survey, I still have some serious reservations about the fairly long chapter on Buddhism. 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.
However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. Natural Law Anver M. In this case, though, that means a huge chunk of the book: Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Oxtobythe original editor of this work, was Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto, where he launched the graduate program in the study of religion. Toni rated it liked it Dec 23, Apophenia rated it liked it Sep 23, Clarence rated it liked it Apr 19, Hindu Traditions, Vasudha Narayanan 7.
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Fasching, and Todd T. Lists with This Book. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. Renowned contributors trace the origins and evolution of the major traditions, explain their essential teachings, outline their practices, and examine their interactions with modern culture and society, while insightful introductory and concluding religinos suggest countless avenues for further reflection and study.
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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 religkons study of each tradition A redesigned full-color art program effectively illustrates the practices, rituals, and symbols kxtoby of each faith.
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