The New Lion Handbook : The World's Religions
This long established and highly regarded reference work on the Lion list is now available in a popular flexiback format. With expert authorship, this book draws on a team of over 80 contributors, including twelve eminent consulting editors, representing a wide international spectrum from UK, USA, Germany, Denmark, Finland, Japan and Australia. The text includes 'insider' articles on each of the major faiths, written by a practising member of each of the faiths featured; sections on understanding religion; religions of antiquity; and indigenous religions; and a final section on key developments in the modern world such as the emergence of new religions an alternative therapies.
- Paperback | 496 pages
- 152 x 216 x 28mm | 839.14g
- 22 Jan 2010
- Lion Hudson Plc
- Lion Books
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- Colour Maps, Photographs and Diagrams
About Christopher Partridge
Christopher Partridge is Professor of Contemporary Religion at University College Chester.