Many People, Many Faiths

Many People, Many Faiths : Women and Men in the World Religions

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For freshman/sophomore-level courses in World Religions. This classic, balanced introduction to world religion combines factual information with empathetic writing to capture the ever-evolving wonder, flavor, and beauty of the teachings, practices, and institutions of the world's diverse spiritual traditions and cultures.show more

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  • Paperback | 510 pages
  • 190.5 x 233.68 x 25.4mm | 816.46g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 6th edition
  • 0130107352
  • 9780130107350

Table of contents

1. Understanding the World's Religious Heritage. 2. The Sacred in Nature: Cosmic Religions of Prehistoric and Tribal Peoples. 3. Life Against Time: The Spiritual Paths of India. 4. Wisdom Embarked for the Farther Shore: The Journey of Buddhism. 5. Dragon and Sun: Religions of East Asia. 6. One God, Many Words and Wonders: The Family of the Three Great Monotheistic Religions and Zoroastrianism. 7. Keeping Covenant with God in History: The Unique Perspective of Judaism. 8. Spreading the Word of God in the World: The Growth of Christianity. 9. Submitting to the Will of God: The Building of the House of Islam. 10. Spirits Rising: New Religious Movements. 11. Looking Over the Spiritual Horizon: Religion Today and Tomorrow. Appendix: Studying World Religions. Glossary. Notes. Index.show more

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