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Title Encyclopedia of the world's religions / edited by R.C. Zaehner
Published New York : Barnes & Noble Books, 1997
New York : Barnes & Noble Books, [1997]
©1988

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Description 456 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents Maps of the distribution of living faiths -- Part one. Prophecy. Judaism, or the religion of Israel Christianity : the early church Christianity : the Eastern schism and the Eastern Orthodox Church Christianity : St. Thomas and medieval theology Christianity : Protestantism Christianity : the Catholic Church since the Reformation Islam Zoroastrianism -- Part two. Wisdom. Hinduism Jainism Buddhism : the Theravāda Buddhism: the Mahāyāna Buddhism: in China and Japan Shinto Confucianism Taoism Dialetical materialism Sikhism -- For further reading -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Summary Covers many world religions such as Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Zoroastrianism, Hinduism, Jainism, Buddhism, Shinto, Confucianism, Taoism, Sikhism, Dialectical meterialism, etc
Notes "Originally published as The Hutchinson Encyclopedia of Living Faiths, Fourth Edition."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 438-445) and index
Subject Religions -- Encyclopedias.
Religions.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Author Zaehner, R. C. (Robert Charles), 1913-1974, editor
ISBN 076070712X
9780760707128
Other Titles Hutchinson encyclopedia of living faith
Hutchinson encyclopedia of living faiths