Sexuality And The World's Religions / Edition 1

Sexuality And The World's Religions / Edition 1

by David W. Machacek, Melissa (Eds.) Wilcox, Melissa Wilcox
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1576073599

ISBN-13: 9781576073599

Pub. Date: 08/01/2003

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Exploring one of the most controversial topics in contemporary theology, this scholarly volume reveals what the world's great faiths—East and West—preach about sexuality, with a special emphasis on American religion.

• 12 chapters on sexuality in each of the major religious traditions of the world, including African indigenous traditions, Native

Overview

Exploring one of the most controversial topics in contemporary theology, this scholarly volume reveals what the world's great faiths—East and West—preach about sexuality, with a special emphasis on American religion.

• 12 chapters on sexuality in each of the major religious traditions of the world, including African indigenous traditions, Native American traditions, Judaism, Protestant Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, and Catholic and Orthodox Christianity as well as topics in contemporary American religion such as feminist, New Age, and neopagan spiritualities

• Chapters written by contributors who are recognized experts in each religion and in the topic of sexuality

• Artwork including photographs of recent events and illustrations of pertinent sacred texts

• An annotated bibliography of print and online resources

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576073599
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
454
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

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