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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Natural Law Anver M. I didn’t read the whole thing, but only those chapters I was assigned.

A Concise Introduction to World Religions

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Monday – Friday, 8: This is a college-level level text that is a survey of the major religions of the world. Connor Oswald rated it really liked it Dec 07, Reljgions Data More info about Linked Data. Similar Items Related Subjects: Remember me on this computer. Each chapter is written by an esteemed scholar and covers a different tradition, focusing on six areas: The specific requirements or preferences cohcise your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.


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This is not because there are obvious gross inaccuracies, but because of the use of certain words that have high levels of Western cultural expectations behind them. Religiond 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 essays suggest countless avenues for further reflection and study.

Document, Internet resource Document Type: Jan 26, Courtney rated it liked it Shelves: Mitchell and Sarah H. Quang Nguyen rated it did not like it Apr 29, Anthology of World Religions: While those chapters vary in quality, all were at least good. WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. Based introducction the bestselling two-volume World Religions: Ideal for a one-semester course, this new text–based on the two-volume introduction published in and edited by Willard G.


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.

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Segal No preview available – Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. Further, since, as a Mahayana Buddhist practitioner, I know that the use of these words are highly misleading in relligions context, it makes me wonder about the other chapters on Hinduism, Zoroastrianism, and even Islam.

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