The World's Religions
  • Release Date : 14 January 2004
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Genre : Reference
  • Pages : 995 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781136851858
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Download or read book entitled The World's Religions by author: Peter Clarke which was release on 14 January 2004 and published by Routledge with total page 995 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. * Gives an account of the history, the theological basis, the practice and the current state of the study of religion and religions throughout the world * Combines a clear and non-technical style of presentation with a structure and range of contributions which reflect the richness and complexity of religion itself, of the religions of the world and the study of religions * Comprehensive index, bibliographies and suggestions for further reading `Intriguing philosophical questions are raised about the nature of religion and the qualities needed for studying it.' - Times Higher Education Supplement `Excellent book ... remarkably successful, impressive as much for the sheer scale of the undertaking as for its consistent standard of analysis. It is a fine achievement which will serve both as a very suitable textbook for students and a reliable guide to the state of scholarship in the History and Study of Religions.' - Heythrop Journal