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eText: 
ISBN-13 9780205845323ISBN-10 0205845320
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-205-79711-3ISBN-13 978-0-205-79711-0
Author(s): Robert S. Ellwood; Barbara A. McGraw
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2014 Pages: 480
Description

Explore Religions of our World.  

                                                                                                

For more than three decades this introduction to the world's religions, Many Peoples, Many Faiths, has combined factual information with empathic writing that seeks to convey the flavor of our planet's diverse religions and cultures. This classic work helps students gain a sense of each religion's unique characteristics while tackling some of today's most critical religious issues. It is written in an engaging style and has been fully updated--with fresh insights and information on each of the world’s major religions, along with new religious movements. 

Teaching & Learning Experience

The teaching and learning experience with this program helps to:

  • Personalize Learning — MyReligionLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals.

  • Improve Critical Thinking Chapter Objectives at the beginning of each chapter and Questions for Review at the end of each chapter help readers build critical thinking and study skills.

  • Engage Students Helpful maps, timelines, summary information tables, and glossary guide student’s learning.

  • Explore Theory Addresses the theoretical, practical (practices), sociological, ethical, art, and experiential aspects of world religions, placing them in their historical context.

  • Support Instructors — Teaching your course just got easier!  You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor’s Manual, Electronic “MyTest” Test Bank or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. 

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