The World's Religions

The World's Religions

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This comprehensive guide to the world's religions past and present is a revised edition which concludes with an additional section looking at today's world and questions facing religion today - relativism, syncretism, pluralism, fundamenetalism and nationalism, secularization, Church and state. The quick reference "Rapid factfinder" has been fully updated. So too has the whole text, along with new specially commissioned charts and graphics.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 464 pages
  • 155 x 220mm | 1,142g
  • Lion Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 100 b&w and 100 colour photographs, charts, maps
  • 0745927459
  • 9780745927459

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The development of religion; the ancient religions (Egypt, Greece, Rome); the primal religions, illustrated from around the world; living religions of the East (Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Parsis, Sikhs); people of a book (Judaism, Islam); Christ at the centre (Christianity).
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