Based on the bestselling two-volume World Religions: Eastern and Western Traditions, A Concise Introduction to World Religions, Third Edition. A concise introduction to world religions / edited by Willard G. Oxtoby & Alan F. View the summary of this work. Bookmark: Ideal for a one-semester course, this new text–based on the two-volume introduction published in and edited by Willard G. Oxtoby–covers the major world.

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A concise introduction to world religions

This is a college-level level text that is a survey of the major religions of the world. Diana rated it really liked it Sep 12, Fasching, and Todd Lewis Request examination copy. Connor Oswald rated it really liked it Dec 07, Anthology of World Religions: Digital Library Federation, December You already recently rated this item.

US Higher Education Not for profit. Jessa rated it liked it Jan 04, Important Features of this Edition Contributors Preface 1.

Christian Traditions, Wendy L. Renowned contributors religlons the origins and evolution of the major traditions, explain their essential teachings, outline their practices, and examine their interactions with modern culture and society, while insightful introductory and concluding essays suggest countless avenues for further reflection and study.

When presented to a Western audience, these words carry strong cultural expectations with them, unless ample caveats are presented to the student.


Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. The book could use a bit of copy-editing for its next edition — hey, Oxford, check those dates for Joan of Arc’s lif As with some of the other textbooks on my “read” shelf, there lxtoby a introdkction with this one: Amore, and Willard Oxtoby.

Mitchell and Sarah H. Amore, Amir Hussain, and Alan F. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

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Sidebar features include sayings of the founder or other figures, biographical sketches of major historical and modern thinkers, and illustrations of important symbolism and oxfoby.

Ideal for a one-semester course, this new text–based on the two-volume introduction published in and edited by Willard G. Natural Law Anver M.

Add a review and share your thoughts with other intrduction. Such words as heaven, prayer, and worship. Jewish Traditions, Michele Murray 4. Each chapter is written by an esteemed Account Options Sign in. The Nature of Religion, Roy C.

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The late Alan F. Ash rated it it was amazing Feb 16, Segal Balances historical and contemporary coverage by offering students a solid grounding in the foundation of each tradition while also exploring the role that each tradition plays in contemporary society and the challenges that it faces Excerpts from sacred texts, prayers, or hymns in each chapter include passages from the Bible, the Qur’an, the Dhammapada, the Bhagavad Gita, the Adi Granth, the Book of Mormon, and a Baha’i prayer Coverage of new religions and movements Ch.


Indigenous Traditions, Ken Derry 3. Amore, and Willard Oxtoby Request examination copy. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. Oxtobythe original editor of this work, was Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto, where he launched the graduate program in the study of religion. Amore and Amir Hussain 2.

Citations are based on reference standards. Amore, Amir Hussain, and Willard Oxtoby. Indigenous Traditions, Ken Derry 3.

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Arij Alruwaii oxtiby it really liked it Oct 14, Clarence rated it liked it Apr 19, This book does not do that. Your rating has been recorded. Willard Gurdon OxtobyAlan F. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Academic Skip to main content. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jaina Traditions, Anne Vallely 8.

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