The Complete Idiot's Guide to World Religions, 3rd Edition by Brandon Toropov, Father Luke Buckles
The Complete Idiot's Guide to World Religions, 3rd Edition
Author: Brandon Toropov, Father Luke Buckles
Title: The Complete Idiot's Guide to World Religions, 3rd Edition
ISBN10: 1592572227
ISBN13: 978-1592572229
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
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Publisher: Alpha; 3 edition (July 6, 2004)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1433 kb
Size epub: 1821 kb
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Category: Reference
Subcategory: Encyclopedias & Subject Guides
A comprehensive look at ideas about God-in every corner of the globe.

More than at any other time in history, ordinary people are reading up on the world's major religions. Hinduism, Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, and Islam often seem at odds with each other, and as readers struggle to understand, The Complete Idiot's Guide to World Religions, Third Edition, provides expanded and updated coverage to answer their questions. Here, comparative theologists Toropov and Buckles provide many answers to today's questions about both major and lesser-known religions and beliefs. Each of five parts, one for every major religion, discusses history, rituals, celebrations, holy documents, deities, and structure. Included are Asian paths of belief, non-scriptural religions, ancient creeds, and the earth-based religions practiced in parts of Asia, Africa, South America, island nations, Europe, and North America. New coverage includes: