YOUNG The World's Religions (4th Edition)

ISBN 13: 9780205917617

The World's Religions (4th Edition)

3.7 avg rating
( 43 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780205917617: The World's Religions (4th Edition)

The World’s Religions provides an orientation to the study of religion.

 

Surveying the stages of development, worldviews, and current situations of the major world religions, this text discusses the ways these religions respond to contemporary ethical issues. It also presents a sampling of new religious movements and looks to the possible ways the world's religions may interact in the 21st century. Its distinctive “framework for understanding” religious worldviews allows readers to compare and contrast the teachings of religions objectively.

 

Teaching and Learning Experience  

  • Personalize Learning  – MyReligionLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. 
  • Improve Critical Thinking  - The “framework for understanding” allows students to think critically about varying religious worldviews.   
  • Engage Students  – Contemporary ethical issues make studying world religions relevant to students today.  
  • Support Instructors  - Teaching your course just got easier!  You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor’s Manual, Electronic “MyTest” Test Bank or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. 

0205949428 / 9780205949427 World's Religions, The Plus NEW MyReligionLab with eText -- Access Card Package

Package consists of:   

0205871429 / 9780205871421 NEW MyReligionLab with Pearson eText -- Valupack Access Card

0205917615 / 9780205917617 World's Religions, The

 

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

This book establishes a framework for understanding religion and discusses general questions between religion and science. It also provides an overview of the histories of the major religions of the world and their basic teachings with a framework that allows for objective comparisons among religions.

About the Author:

William Young is Professor of Religious Studies at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. In addition to The World’s Religions: Worldviews and Contemporary Ethical Issues (3rd edition, 2009) he is co-author (with Christian Hauer) of the widely-adopted textbook An Introduction to the Bible: A Journey into Three Worlds (Prentice Hall, 7th edition, 2008) and author of Quest for Harmony: Native American Spiritual Traditions (Hackett Press, 2006). During a thirty-five year teaching career, he has introduced generations of students to the world’s religions and taught a wide variety of special topic courses ranging from Religion and Politics to Spiritual Ecology: Religion and Nature.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

YOUNG
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
AlphaBookWorks
(Alpharetta, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0205917615 MULTIPLE COPIES AVAILABLE - New Condition - Never Used - DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CDs OR ACCESS CODES IF APPLICABLE. Bookseller Inventory # Z0205917615ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 78.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Young
Published by Pearson College Div (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson College Div, 2013. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KB-9780205917617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 78.85
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Young, William A.
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0205917615

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 79.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

William A. Young
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 4th edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. The World s Religions provides an orientation to the study of religion. Surveying the stages of development, worldviews, and current situations of the major world religions, this text discusses the ways these religions respond to contemporary ethical issues. It also presents a sampling of new religious movements and looks to the possible ways the world s religions may interact in the 21st century. Its distinctive framework for understanding religious worldviews allows readers to compare and contrast the teachings of religions objectively. Teaching and Learning Experience Personalize Learning - MyReligionLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. Improve Critical Thinking - The framework for understanding allows students to think critically about varying religious worldviews. Engage Students - Contemporary ethical issues make studying world religions relevant to students today. Support Instructors - Teaching your course just got easier! You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor s Manual, Electronic MyTest Test Bank or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. 0205949428 / 9780205949427 World s Religions, The Plus NEW MyReligionLab with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205871429 / 9780205871421 NEW MyReligionLab with Pearson eText -- Valupack Access Card 0205917615 / 9780205917617 World s Religions, The. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780205917617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 95.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

YOUNG
Published by Pearson (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0205917615

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 92.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

William A. Young
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 4th edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. The World s Religions provides an orientation to the study of religion. Surveying the stages of development, worldviews, and current situations of the major world religions, this text discusses the ways these religions respond to contemporary ethical issues. It also presents a sampling of new religious movements and looks to the possible ways the world s religions may interact in the 21st century. Its distinctive framework for understanding religious worldviews allows readers to compare and contrast the teachings of religions objectively. Teaching and Learning Experience Personalize Learning - MyReligionLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. Improve Critical Thinking - The framework for understanding allows students to think critically about varying religious worldviews. Engage Students - Contemporary ethical issues make studying world religions relevant to students today. Support Instructors - Teaching your course just got easier! You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor s Manual, Electronic MyTest Test Bank or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. 0205949428 / 9780205949427 World s Religions, The Plus NEW MyReligionLab with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205871429 / 9780205871421 NEW MyReligionLab with Pearson eText -- Valupack Access Card 0205917615 / 9780205917617 World s Religions, The. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780205917617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 97.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

YOUNG
Published by Pearson (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110205917615

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 103.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

YOUNG
Published by Pearson Education 2012-12-21, Boston (2012)
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education 2012-12-21, Boston, 2012. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780205917617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 104.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

William A. Young
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 4th edition. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The World s Religions provides an orientation to the study of religion. Surveying the stages of development, worldviews, and current situations of the major world religions, this text discusses the ways these religions respond to contemporary ethical issues. It also presents a sampling of new religious movements and looks to the possible ways the world s religions may interact in the 21st century. Its distinctive framework for understanding religious worldviews allows readers to compare and contrast the teachings of religions objectively. Teaching and Learning Experience Personalize Learning - MyReligionLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. Improve Critical Thinking - The framework for understanding allows students to think critically about varying religious worldviews. Engage Students - Contemporary ethical issues make studying world religions relevant to students today. Support Instructors - Teaching your course just got easier! You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor s Manual, Electronic MyTest Test Bank or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. 0205949428 / 9780205949427 World s Religions, The Plus NEW MyReligionLab with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205871429 / 9780205871421 NEW MyReligionLab with Pearson eText -- Valupack Access Card 0205917615 / 9780205917617 World s Religions, The. Bookseller Inventory # BZV9780205917617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 113.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

YOUNG
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0205917615 ISBN 13: 9780205917617
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
BarristerBooks
(Lawrence, KS, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0205917615 BRAND NEW W/FAST SHIPPING! This item is: The World's Religions, 4th Ed., 2013, by YOUNG; FORMAT: Paperback; ISBN: 9780205917617. Choose Expedited for fastest shipping! Our 98%+ rating proves our commitment! We cannot ship to PO Boxes/APO address. To avoid ordering the wrong item, please check your item's ISBN number!. Bookseller Inventory # P9780205917617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 114.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book