Author : Huston Smith
Genre : Religion
Publisher : HarperOne
ISBN : UOM:39015032297353
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A presentation of the world's predominant religions includes the essential elements and teachings of each, a description of their similarities and differences, and full-color illustrations. 50,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo. QPB Main. BOMC, History, & Natural Science Bk Club.

Author : Huston Smith
Genre : Religion
Publisher : Paw Prints
ISBN : 1439558795
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A presentation of the world's predominant religions includes the essential elements and teachings of each, and a description of their similarities and differences

Author : Thomas Nelson
Genre : Religion
Publisher : Thomas Nelson
ISBN : 9781418577469
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A comprehensive introduction to the religions of the world analyzed from a Christian perspective Nelson's Illustrated Guide to Religions covers more than 200 religions, sects, and cults, most of them ones the reader might encounter on any given day. It is the most complete and up-to-date Christian guide to world religions. Perfect for the student as well as the layperson. Written by leading expert in religions, James A. Beverley.

Author : Tim A. Cooke
Genre : Religion
Publisher : National Geographic Books
ISBN : 9781426206986
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Presents a comprehensive guide to religions throughout history, from the origins of spiritual belief to modern organized religions and churches, and discusses how religion has affected and helped shape the history of the world.

Author : Philip Wilkinson
Genre : Religion
Publisher : Dk Pub
ISBN : 0789447118
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In an easy-to-follow, accessible reference format, this book uses over 700 full-color illustrations and clear text to explain, identify, and compare the major religions of the world from Zoroastrianism and ancient Egyptian rituals to Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, and Judaism.

Author : Jennifer Glossop
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Kids Can Press Ltd
ISBN : 9781554539819
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Explains the basic beliefs, customs, and rituals of twelve different world religions, and includes information about tribal and native religions of Africa, North America, and Australia.

Author : Jean C. Cooper
Genre : Religion
Publisher : World Wisdom, Inc
ISBN : 9781935493167
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Containing 118 stunning color illustrations, this beautiful book provides an introduction to Taoism, one of the great religious and philosophical movements in Chinese thought. Incorporating selections from J.C. Cooper's writings, it explores the concept of the Tao (Way), the symbolism of Yin-Yang, and the thought of the leading Taoist sages. Also included are sections on Taoist art, the symbolism of plants and animals, the Taoist garden, and the relationship of Taoism with Buddhism and Hinduism.

Author : Huston Smith
Genre : Religion
Publisher : HarperOne
ISBN : 0062508113
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Provides an introduction to Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and the native traditions of the Americas, Australia, Africa, and Oceania

Author : Kevin O'Donnell
Genre : Religion
Publisher :
ISBN : 0800638891
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Covering six major traditions – Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism,Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, together with shorter sections onZoroastrianism, Baha'i, Confucianism, Taoism, and Shinto – InsideWorld Religions brings these faiths vividly to life by delving beneath the surface to discover what they mean for those who follow them. Intended for the novice inquirer, the book includes briefaccessible chapters that ask how, for example, does belonging toa particular faith affect people's relationships, their celebrationsof special occasions, and the way they live their daily lives? Illustrated throughout with stunning full-color photography,Inside World Religions takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the major faiths of the world.

Author : Ninian Smart
Genre : Religion
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
ISBN : 0521631394
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The World's Religions offers a fascinating insight into a wide range of faiths, their history and their followers. In the richly illustrated new edition of this popular book, religions are described through their symbols, rituals, followers, architecture and art. References, statistics, maps and pictures have been updated and added. The text has been thoroughly revised to highlight recent developments, such as the spread of Islam, African-American and Hispanic-American religious experience, and women priests.