Many peoples, many faiths : an introduction to the religious life of mankind
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Many peoples, many faiths : an introduction to the religious life of mankind

By Ellwood, Robert S., 1933-

Published by Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J.

ISBN 9780135559956

Bib Id 2420166

Copyright 1976

Description xiii, 365 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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75-037878
ISBN
9780135559956 (hardcover)
0135559952
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291 E
Title
Many peoples, many faiths : an introduction to the religious life of mankind
Publication Information
by Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J. :
Copyright Date
1976
Description
xiii, 365 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-355) and index.
Contents
Preface -- Understanding the world's religious heritage -- The sacred in sky and soul: prehistoric and primitive religion -- Life against time: the spiritual paths of India -- Wisdom embarked for the farther shore: the journey of buddhism -- Dragon and sun: religions of China and Japan -- gods, kings, and mysteries: religions of the Ancient Near East and Europe -- One God, many words and wonders: three great monotheistic religions. Judaism; Christianity; Islam -- Religion past, present, and future: concluding reflections -- Bibliography -- Index.
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