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Substantially revised and expanded second edition, with full bibliography, index and coverage of thematic issues.

Synopsis:

Revised and expanded, this second edition provides a guide to religions past and present, covering religions throughout the world. Information is included on a broad range of thematic issues, from migration to disapora, gender and sexuality to mysticism and pilgrimage.

Synopsis:

An essential reference source for both academic and general readers since 1984 has now been expanded and thoroughly revised to reflect the most current religious trends of our ever-changing world. With the original 29 contributors now increased to over 60, each entry reflects the many advances in scholarship and modern developments in religion that have occurred throughout the world. 11 figures.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140512618
Subtitle:
Second Edition
Editor:
Hinnells, John R.
Editor:
Hinnells, John R.
Author:
Hinnells, John R.
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
London, England ;
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
Religions
Subject:
Religions -- Dictionaries.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Revised
Series:
Dictionary, Penguin
Publication Date:
19971201
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
800
Dimensions:
7.62x5.16x1.44 in. 1.20 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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Product details 800 pages Penguin Books - English 9780140512618 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Revised and expanded, this second edition provides a guide to religions past and present, covering religions throughout the world. Information is included on a broad range of thematic issues, from migration to disapora, gender and sexuality to mysticism and pilgrimage.
"Synopsis" by , An essential reference source for both academic and general readers since 1984 has now been expanded and thoroughly revised to reflect the most current religious trends of our ever-changing world. With the original 29 contributors now increased to over 60, each entry reflects the many advances in scholarship and modern developments in religion that have occurred throughout the world. 11 figures.
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