The World Religions Reader includes examples from the foundational and classical sources of each religion, reading the signpost significant developments within the faiths, and more recent statements from those within these traditions. The idea of ...
resurgence of religion as a political force in many parts of the world during the latter half of the century is also addressed in a number of readings. Readings are grouped under each religion and arranged in chronological order under headings and sub-headings appropriate to the concerns of that religion. The easy to use design, coupled with the comprehensive range of material covered in The World Religions Reader makes this book ideal for any student of religion.