The Dictionary of Religions

The Dictionary of Religions

by John R. Hinnells, Reginald Piggott
     
 

The Penguin Dictionary of Religions covers: religions throughout the world, including Buddhism, Christianity, Gnosticism, Hinduism, Islam, Jains, Judaism, and New Religious Movements; whole new sections, notably on religions in migration, Afro-Caribbean religious movements, modern North American developments, traditional religions in Latin America and Japanese New… See more details below

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The Penguin Dictionary of Religions covers: religions throughout the world, including Buddhism, Christianity, Gnosticism, Hinduism, Islam, Jains, Judaism, and New Religious Movements; whole new sections, notably on religions in migration, Afro-Caribbean religious movements, modern North American developments, traditional religions in Latin America and Japanese New Religious Movements; and broad thematic issues, from migration and diaspora, gender and sexuality to mysticism and pilgrimage. There is a full bibliography and index, as well as an invaluable breakdown of contents by subject area.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140511062
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/07/1984
Series:
Reference Series
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.72(h) x 1.31(d)

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