This long established and highly regarded reference work on the Lion list is now available in a popular flexiback format. With expert authorship, this book draws on a team of over 80 contributors, including twelve eminent consulting editors, representing a wide international spectrum from UK, USA, Germany, Denmark, Finland, Japan and Australia.
The text includes 'insider' articles on each of the major faiths, written by a practising member of each of the faiths featured; sections on understanding religion; religions of antiquity; and indigenous religions; and a final section on key developments in the modern world such as the emergence of new religions an alternative therapies.
About the Author
Christopher Partridge is Professor of Contemporary Religion at University College Chester.
Format: Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Number Of Pages: 495
Published: 22nd January 2010
Publisher: Lion Hudson PLC
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 15.1 x 3.2
Weight (kg): 0.841
Edition Number: 3