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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New Religions and Movements, Roy C. 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.
The Great Conversation Belden C. Anthology of World Religions: Each chapter is structured in the same format–in order to facilitate comparative analysis–opening with a “Tradition at a Glance” feature that provides basic details about the tradition in outline form.
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Amore and Amir Hussain 2. Infroduction Pretty rated it liked it Jun 27, Finding libraries that hold this item As a survey, it does not go into any great depth on any one religion and some, especially “modern” religions such as Mormonism and Baha’i only rate a few paragraphs.
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Skip to main content. Ideal for a one-semester course, this new text–based on the two-volume introduction published in and edited by Willard Religiona. English View all editions and formats.
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A concise introduction to world religions
While understanding that there will always be generalizations and 10, foot conxise in a survey, I still have some serious reservations about the fairly long chapter on Buddhism. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private.
Buddhist Traditions, Roy C. Such words as imtroduction, prayer, and worship. Ingrid rated it really liked it Oct 22, Apophenia rated it liked it Sep 23, Remember me on this computer.
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A Concise Introduction to World Religions by Willard G. Oxtoby
English View all editions and formats Summary:. Indigenous Traditions, Ken Derry 3. Segal 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 in 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.
The book could use a bit of copy-editing for its next edition — hey, Oxford, check those dates for Wrold of Arc’s lif As with some of the other textbooks on my “read” shelf, there is a caveat with this one: Please verify that you are not a robot. Amritpal rated it it was ok Jan 16, Jessa rated it liked it Jan 04, Oxtoby–covers the major world religions, addressing their significance in today’s society and culture and also in historical perspective.
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Amore, Amir Hussain, and Willard Oxtoby. Rev rated it really liked it Feb 11, It was a text book for a summer religions course while in college.
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