the worlds religions

The World S Religions
Author: Peter Bernard Clarke
Publisher: Readers Digest
Release Date: 1993
Pages: 220
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

A fascinating examination of living faiths, this book takes an in-depth look at Christianity, Judaism, China's religious tradition and Shinto. Discover how thiese religions began and follow their development up to the present.

Major World Religions
Author: Lloyd V. J. Ridgeon
Publisher: Psychology Press
Release Date: 2003
Pages: 386
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This book focuses upon those religions that continue to demand the attention of the Western world.

The Encyclopedia Of World Religions
Author: Robert S. Ellwood
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
Release Date: 2008
Pages: 514
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Contains nearly 600 brief entries on the world's religious traditions.

Sexuality And The World S Religions
Author: David W. Machacek
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
Release Date: 2003
Pages: 430
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Looks at issues concerning sexuality and religion in nine of the world's religions, including Daoism, Hinduism, Judaism, and Catholicism, covering such topics as sexual orientation, reproductive rights, and sexual rituals.

The World S Religions
Author: George Thomas Bettany
Publisher:
Release Date: 1890
Pages: 908
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The World S Religions
Author: Ninian Smart
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Release Date: 1998-06-28
Pages: 608
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Provides information about the symbols, rituals, art, and history of religions around the world.

The World S Religions  Revised And Updated
Author: Huston Smith
Publisher: Harper Collins
Release Date: 2009-03-17
Pages: 112
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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 provides sympathetic descriptions of the various traditions, explaining how they work “from the inside,” which is a big reason why this cherished classic has sold more than two million copies since it first appeared in 1958.

The World Religions Reader
Author: Gwilym Beckerlegge
Publisher: Psychology Press
Release Date: 2001
Pages: 490
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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
Author: Arvind Sharma
Publisher: Fortress Press
Release Date: 2010-10-01
Pages: 371
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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 broad questions such as, What influence does religion have on contemporary life? The thematic arrangement of topics includes diverse religious perspectives on: war, terror, peace, human rights, pluralism, diversity, gender, spirituality, the interreligious dialogue, international diplomacy and globalization.

Sourcebook Of The World S Religions
Author: Joel Beversluis
Publisher: New World Library
Release Date: 2011-02-08
Pages: 420
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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.