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Author Oliver, Paul.

Title World faiths : an introduction / Paul Oliver.

Publication Info. London : Hodder Education ; Blacklick, OH : McGraw-Hill, [2010]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Peotone PL Adult Non Fiction - PEBB-2  200 OLI    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 240 pages : maps ; 20 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Teach yourself
Note At head of title: Teach yourself.
"Previously published as Teach yourself world faiths"--T.p. verso.
"Explores contemporary debates"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-226) and index.
Summary A concise introduction to the major religions around the world. Covers the history of each faith, its core beliefs, and how it is practiced today.
Contents Introduction: Relationships between religions -- Confucianism -- Taoism -- Shinto -- Judaism -- Christianity -- Islam -- The Baha'i faith -- Hinduism -- Buddhism -- Jainism -- The religion of the Parsis -- Sikhism -- New religious movements -- Conclusion: The future of religion.
Subject Religions.
Added Title Teach yourself world faiths.
ISBN 9780071748520 paperback
0071748520 paperback

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