Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

World Religions - 6th edition

World Religions (ISBN10: 0495603856; ISBN13: 9780495603856)
ISBN13: 978-0495603856
ISBN10: 0495603856

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0495603894
ISBN10: 0495603899

Summary: Presenting both the histories and the prevalent worldviews of the major world religions, Matthews' WORLD RELIGIONS methodically introduces students to the richness and diversity of these traditions. The "Worldview" sections in particular make this textbook the most helpful textbook when it comes to comparative analyses of the religions. In these sections students can see how the different religions understand a common set of ten themes that are fundamental ...show moreto all traditions, including the nature of the Absolute, the place of humans in the world, rituals and symbols, and the prospects for life after death. Furthermore, this text combines insightful, engaging prose with maps, photographs, timelines, excerpts from sacred texts, and other helpful pedagogical aids, to employ a scholarly approach that neither shields students from current research nor encumbers them with it. Students are encouraged, individually and collectively, to pursue their own dialogues with the voices and nuances of these religions. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 6TH 10
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Year Published: 2010
International: No

View Digital Rights

Other Editions of World Religions:


List Price: $192.00
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
eTextbook $57.99
eTextbook
Save $134.01 (70%)
Close
Close
Close