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The Resource World religions : [the great faiths explored & explained], John Bowker

World religions : [the great faiths explored & explained], John Bowker

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World religions : [the great faiths explored & explained]
Title
World religions
Title remainder
[the great faiths explored & explained]
Statement of responsibility
John Bowker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The distinctive identities of different faiths are explored in World Religions by studying the main principles and thinking of each religion. The book's reproduction allows the symbolism and meaning in religious imagery and iconography to be revealed in great detail
Summary
A comprehensive overview of the beliefs and practices of a variety of different world religions draws on religious artifacts, explanations of sacred texts, paintings, architecture, and other teachings to provide explanations of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, and other faiths
Award
YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
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180217
Cataloging source
OCO
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1935-
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Bowker, John
Dewey number
200
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL82
LC item number
.B68 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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True
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  • Religions
  • Religion
  • Religion
  • Religions
Target audience
adolescent
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the great faiths explored and explained
Label
World religions : [the great faiths explored & explained], John Bowker
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Publication
Note
Subtitle from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 211) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is religion? -- Ancient religions -- Hinduism -- Jainism -- Buddhism -- Sikhism -- Chinese & Japanese religions -- Judaism -- Christianity -- Islam -- Native religions -- The golden rule -- Religious timeline
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780756617721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)64222982
Label
World religions : [the great faiths explored & explained], John Bowker
Publication
Note
Subtitle from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 211) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is religion? -- Ancient religions -- Hinduism -- Jainism -- Buddhism -- Sikhism -- Chinese & Japanese religions -- Judaism -- Christianity -- Islam -- Native religions -- The golden rule -- Religious timeline
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780756617721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)64222982

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