A History of the World s Religions

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 religious experts and practitioners around the world, A History of the World's Religions is widely regarded as the hallmark of scholarship, fairness, and accuracy in its field. It is also the most thorough yet manageable history of world religion available in a single volume. A History of the World’s Religions examines the following topics: Some Primal and Bygone Religions The Religions of South Asia The Religions of East Asia The Religions of the Middle East This fourteenth edition is fully updated throughout with new images and inset text boxes to help guide students and instructors. Complete with figures, timelines and maps, this is an ideal resource for anyone wanting an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the world’s religions.

Produk Detail:

  • Author : David S. Noss
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 658 pages
  • ISBN : 1351578421
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOKA History of the World s Religions

A History of the World's Religions

A History of the World's Religions
  • Author : David S. Noss,Blake R. Grangaard
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 December 2017
GET THIS BOOKA History of the World's Religions

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 religious experts and practitioners around the world, A History of the World's Religions is widely regarded as the hallmark of scholarship, fairness, and accuracy in its field. It is also

The History of the Rise and Fall of the World's Religions and their Evolution

The History of the Rise and Fall of the World's Religions and their Evolution
  • Author : Younus Samadzada
  • Publisher : Fulton Books, Inc.
  • Release : 14 January 2022
GET THIS BOOKThe History of the Rise and Fall of the World's Religions and their Evolution

This book chronologically documents the rise and fall of the major religions of the world and explores the role that various cultural factors such as dance, trance, music, song, and language have played in this evolution. The role that leaders play in the evolution of religion is also discussed. Starting from the primitive religions of hunter-gatherer societies in which religion was not part of any institution, the next stages of human life from the agricultural revolution to the modern religions

The Heathen's Guide to World Religions: A Secular History of the 'One True Faiths'

The Heathen's Guide to World Religions: A Secular History of the 'One True Faiths'
  • Author : William Hopper
  • Publisher : Heathen's Guide
  • Release : 01 February 2011
GET THIS BOOKThe Heathen's Guide to World Religions: A Secular History of the 'One True Faiths'

The Heathen's Guide to World Religions is a humorous but accurate history of the murder, lust, greed, and sheer stupidity that have made the world's religions what they are today. "Hopper represents the most lethal of organized religions many opponents: a curious, well-educated individual with a sharp wit." Queen's University Journal Review "Wickedly fun and informative." Toronto Star "The Heathen's Guide To World Religions has taken up permanent residence on my bookshelves... a masterfully written, wonderfully funny, and deliciously snarky

A History of the World's Religions

A History of the World's Religions
  • Author : David S. Noss,Blake Grangaard
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 November 2017
GET THIS BOOKA History of the World's Religions

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 religious experts and practitioners around the world, A History of the World's Religions is widely regarded as the hallmark of scholarship, fairness, and accuracy in its field. It is also

World Religions

World Religions
  • Author : Geoffrey Parrinder
  • Publisher : Checkmark Books
  • Release : 01 January 1985
GET THIS BOOKWorld Religions

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

Sourcebook of the World's Religions

Sourcebook of the World's Religions
  • Author : Joel Beversluis
  • Publisher : New World Library
  • Release : 08 February 2011
GET THIS BOOKSourcebook of the World's Religions

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

The History of World Religions

The History of World Religions
  • Author : Simon Adams
  • Publisher : Armadillo Music
  • Release : 01 November 2015
GET THIS BOOKThe History of World Religions

Perhaps the strongest single force to shape mankind's history and culture, religion is as prevalent and diverse today as ever. This comprehensive family reference book explores the incredible range of faiths and beliefs that have sculpted our society through the ages.

Religions of the Ancient World

Religions of the Ancient World
  • Author : Sarah Iles Johnston
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 30 November 2004
GET THIS BOOKReligions of the Ancient World

Presents the beliefs, cults, gods, and ritual practices that developed in Mediterranean region countries such as Egypt, Anatolia, Mesopotamia, Iran, Greece, and Rome from the the third millenium B.C. up to the fourth century A.D.

World Religions

World Religions
  • Author : John Bowker
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 03 August 2021
GET THIS BOOKWorld Religions

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

The World's Religions

The World's Religions
  • Author : Peter Clarke,Friedhelm Hardy,Leslie Houlden,Stewart Sutherland
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 January 2004
GET THIS BOOKThe World's Religions

* 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 the religions of the world and the study of religions * Comprehensive index, bibliographies and suggestions for further reading `Intriguing philosophical questions are raised about the nature of religion and the

The World's Religions

The World's Religions
  • Author : Peter B. Clarke,Peter Beyer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 May 2009
GET THIS BOOKThe World's Religions

This comprehensive volume focuses on the world's religions and the changes they have undergone as they become more global and diverse in form. It explores the religions of the world not only in the regions with which they have been historically associated, but also looks at the new cultural and religious contexts in which they are developing. It considers the role of migration in the spread of religions by examining the issues raised for modern societies by the increasing interaction