The Resource Global religions : an introduction, edited by Mark Juergensmeyer

Global religions : an introduction, edited by Mark Juergensmeyer

Label
Global religions : an introduction
Title
Global religions
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark Juergensmeyer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The essays collected here provide brief and accessible introductions to the major world religions in their global contexts. The volume begins with an introduction to the globalization of religion by Mark Juergensmeyer, and is followed by individual essays on Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, and local religious societies. The book concludes with three essays reflecting on the global religious scene. Taken together, these essays provide a concise and authoritative introduction to the state of worldwide religion in the 21st century
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
200
Index
index present
LC call number
BL80.3
LC item number
.G56 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Global religions : an introduction, edited by Mark Juergensmeyer
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-142) 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
Thinking globally about religion / Mark Juergensmeyer -- Global religions. Christianity / Harvey Cox -- Islam / Said Amir Arjomand -- Judaism / Harvey E. Goldberg -- Hinduism / T.N. Madan -- Buddhism / Gananath Obeyesekere -- African religion / Jacob Olupona -- Local religious societies / Juha Pentikäinen -- Religion in a global age. Religion in global perspective / Martin Riesebrodt -- Anti-global religion / Roland Robertson -- The global future of religion / Ninian Smart
Control code
ocm70190445
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 155 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423784258
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25611276
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70190445
  • pebcs0195158733

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