Living Religions

Living Religions : A Brief Introduction

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For courses in World Religions, Comparative Religions, or Introduction to Religion.This concise edition provides a sympathetic approach to what is living and significant in the religions of the modern world. This brief survey explores the historical development and teachings of traditional faiths, indigenous religions and new religious movements, and considers how each of these has evolved into contemporary beliefs and practices.show more

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  • Paperback | 319 pages
  • 137.7 x 287.5 x 16.3mm | 567g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130618098
  • 9780130618092

Table of contents

1. The Religious Response. 2. Indigenous Sacred Ways. 3. Hinduism. 4. Buddhism. 5.Taoism and Confucianism. 6. Shinto. 7. Judaism. 8. Christianity. 9. Islam. 10. Sikhism. 11. Religion at the Turn of the Century. Glossary. Credits. Index.show more

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