The Resource Development and religion : theology and practice, Matthew Clarke

Development and religion : theology and practice, Matthew Clarke

Label
Development and religion : theology and practice
Title
Development and religion
Title remainder
theology and practice
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Clarke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Development and Religion explores how the world's five major religions - Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam - understand and practice 'development' through an examination of their sacred texts, social teaching and basic beliefs. Religious belief is a common human characteristic with eighty percent of the world's population professing religious faith. Observable in all societies, religious belief is pervasive, profound, persuasive and persistent. The premise of this book is that despite this, religion has long been ignored within mainstream development paradigms and by developm
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
201.73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB72
LC item number
.C52 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Development and religion : theology and practice, Matthew Clarke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The religion--development nexus -- Hinduism : dharma and active citizenship -- Buddhism : a middle way for development -- Judaism : a cry for justice -- Christianity : development as an option for the poor -- Islam : equality and action
Control code
ocn732956169
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857930736
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35376338
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)732956169
  • pebco0857930737

Library Locations

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