Religion: World Religions

  • A History of the World's Religions book cover

    A History of the World's Religions

    14th Edition

    By David S. Noss, Blake R. Grangaard

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-12-26

  • Religion in the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Religion in the Twenty-First Century

    1st Edition

    By Mary Pat Fisher

    Religion in the Twenty-First Century is a unique and informative survey of the global religious situation as we enter the new millennium. Through a thematic and people-oriented approach, this book provides a valuable introduction to a variety of new religious movements - whether founded as…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03
    Religions of the World

  • Religions in the Modern World: Traditions and Transformations book cover

    Religions in the Modern World

    Traditions and Transformations, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Linda Woodhead, Christopher Partridge, Hiroko Kawanami

    Religions in the Modern World: Traditions and Transformations, Third Edition is the ideal textbook for those coming to the study of religion for the first time, as well as for those who wish to keep up-to-date with the latest perspectives in the field. This third edition contains new and upgraded…

    Paperback – 2016-01-25

  • Many Peoples, Many Faiths: Women and Men in the World Religions book cover

    Many Peoples, Many Faiths

    Women and Men in the World Religions, 10th Edition

    By Robert Ellwood, Barbara Mcgraw

    For more than three decades this introduction to the world's religions, Many Peoples, Many Faiths has combined factual information with empathic writing that seeks to convey the flavor of our planet's diverse religions and cultures. This classic work helps students gain a sense of each religion's…

    Paperback – 2013-03-14

  • Awakening: An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought book cover


    An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought, 5th Edition

    By Patrick S. Bresnan

    Awakening: An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought engages students with anecdotes, primary and secondary sources, an accessible writing style, and a clear historical approach. The text focuses on India, China, and Japan, while showing the relationships that exist between Eastern and…

    Paperback – 2012-07-31

  • Introducing World Religions book cover

    Introducing World Religions

    1st Edition

    By Victoria Kennick Urubshurow

    Introducing World Religions offers an exciting new approach to the study of the world's religions. Taking its inspiration from performance studies and using an innovative dramatic metaphor, it enables students to explore religious ideas and culture in terms of the players (key figures), the script…

    Paperback – 2008-03-14

  • Zoroastrians: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices book cover


    Their Religious Beliefs and Practices, 2nd Edition

    By Mary Boyce

    This book traces the continuous history of the faith from the time it was preached by Zoroaster down to the present day - a span of about 3,500 years. First taught among nomads on the Asian steppes, Zoroastrianism became the state religion of the three great Iranian empires and had a remarkable…

    Paperback – 2000-12-14
    The Library of Religious Beliefs and Practices

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