A concise, balanced, and reasonably priced introductory text, World Religions (the revision of World Faiths, Second Edition) takes a historical approach to the ideological and cultural aspects of several religions. More than just a collection of facts about beliefs and mores, this unique text offers students a complex portrait of each religion, with scholarly viewpoints interspersed throughout.
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S. A. NIGOSIAN, a research associate at Victoria College of the University of Toronto, has been teaching in the Religion Department for over 25 years. His most recent publications include: "Islam: Its History, Teaching, and Practices "(2004), "From Ancient Writings to Sacred Texts: The Old Testament and Apocrypha" (2004), " "and "The Zoroastrian Faith: Tradition and Modern Research" (1993). His articles on Near Eastern Religions and the Hebrew Bible / Old Testament are published frequently in professional journals such as "Studies in Religion," "Journal of Asian and African Studies," "Theological Review," "Vetus Testamentum," "Ephemerides Theologicae Lovanienses," and "Biblica."About the Author:
S. A. Nigosian is Research Associate at the University of Toronto.
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Book Description Bedford/St. Martin's, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 031215268X
Book Description Bedford/St. Martin's, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Third Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX031215268X
Book Description Bedford/St. Martin's, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11031215268X