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Encyclopedia of religion

Author: Lindsay Jones; Mircea Eliade; Charles J Adams
Publisher: Detroit : Macmillan Reference USA, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This second edition, which is intended to reflect both changes in academia and in the world since 1987, includes almost all of the 2,750 original entries -- many heavily updated -- as well as approximately 600 entirely new articles. It emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Reference works
Encyclopédies
Enciclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of religion.
Detroit : Macmillan Reference USA, ©2005
(OCoLC)656454850
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsay Jones; Mircea Eliade; Charles J Adams
ISBN: 0028657330 9780028657332 0028657349 9780028657349 0028657357 9780028657356 0028657365 9780028657363 0028657373 9780028657370 0028657381 9780028657387 002865739X 9780028657394 0028657403 9780028657400 0028657411 9780028657417 002865742X 9780028657424 0028657438 9780028657431 0028659805 9780028659800 0028659813 9780028659817 0028659821 9780028659824 002865983X 9780028659831 0028659848 9780028659848 002865997X 9780028659978
OCLC Number: 56057973
Notes: Revised edition of: The Encyclopedia of religion / [editor in chief, Mircea Eliade ; editors, Charles J. Adams and others]. c1987.
Description: 15 volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. Aaron --
Attention --
v. 2. Attributes of God --
Butler, Joseph --
v. 3. Cabasilas, Nicholas --
Cyrus II --
v. 4. Dacian rides --
Esther --
v. 5. Eternity --
God --
v. 6. Goddess worship --
Iconoclasm --
v. 7. Iconography --
Justin martyr --
v. 8. Ka'bah --
Marx, Karl --
v. 9. Mary --
Ndembu religion --
v. 10. Necromancy --
Pindar --
v. 11. Pius IX --
Rivers --
v. 12. Rnying ma pa school --
Soul --
v. 13. South American Indian religions --
Transcendence and immanence --
v. 14. Transcendental meditation --
Zwingli, Huldrych --
v. 15. Appendix ; Synoptic outline ; Index.
Responsibility: Lindsay Jones, editor in chief.
Local System Bib Number:
90142

Abstract:

This second edition, which is intended to reflect both changes in academia and in the world since 1987, includes almost all of the 2,750 original entries -- many heavily updated -- as well as approximately 600 entirely new articles. It emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture.
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