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Tapia, Luis Florencio

Overview
Works: 14 works in 38 publications in 1 language and 4,091 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: BL80.2, 294.3
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Most widely held works by Luis Florencio Tapia
Buddhism by Stephen Kopels ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the history of Buddhism, from its origins in central Asia, to its influence in various Asian cultures
Judaism by Gene Smith ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judaism, one of the world's oldest surviving religions, is both a theology and a way of life. Despite persecution of its followers, it has survived as the first religion to be founded upon the principle of monotheism
Islam by Candace Corrigan ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Islam: Islam is one of the great monotheistic world religions practiced today. Discover the Islamic culture through the daily life and rituals of Muslims around the world. Viewers will learn about Islam's history--from its inception in the seventh century, when Muhammad led his fellow Arabs to Islam's way of life, to the rise of the Ottoman Empire between the ninth and 12th centuries and to the present, where customs of dress, dietary laws and holidays still exist. Explore the wealth of Islamic art, architecture, calligraphy and other contributions that have made Islam a vital influence in the 20th century. --Publisher description
Hinduism by J. P Peach ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hinduism: Learn how and why Hinduism has survived to be one of the oldest and largest world religions with nearly one billion followers located mostly in India. Hinduism encompasses wide practices and traditions largely due to its great capacity to integrate the new with the old. Students will learn about the descendants of the Indus River Valley, who, around 1500 B.C.E., used Sanskrit to transcribe their daily rituals and customs. Students will also discover Hinduism's impact on the literary world with its library of tens of thousands sacred hymns and poems known as the Vedas, which means "truth" or "knowledge." -- provided by publisher
Orthodox and Roman Catholic Christianity by Gene Smith ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the interwoven branches of Orthodox and Roman Catholic Christianity
Protestant Christianity by Elizabeth Coker ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the history of the Protestant churches, which developed in Europe in response to the Roman Catholic Church. Explores the denominations that have developed over the centuries
Confucianism & Taoism by Stephen Kopels ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the two Chinese spiritual movements of Confucianism and Taoism, which focus inward on human behavior and thought. Traces the lives of Confucius and Lao-Tzu
Native American spirituality by Peter Randall Lippman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the spiritual heritage of Native Americans, and shows how beliefs changed as their societies evolved
African and African-American religions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the cultural diversity of Africa through its many religions. Shows how shared elements of various customs serve as unifying threads across tribes, centuries, and continents
Shinto ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the rituals and ceremonies of Japan's Shinto, which is rooted in mythology and folk rituals
Ancient religions of the Mediterranean by Candace Corrigan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the spiritual history of the Mediterranean region, including the religions of Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, and Rome
Religions of small societies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the religious rituals and myths of many small groups of indigenous people living around the world
Catholicism ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the history and beliefs of Buddhism through documentary film, recreations, and interviews with specialists
Religions of the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Offers insights into the striking similarities and vast differences among the world's major religions as well as the unique perspective of its many individual cultures. Each episode presents a fresh look at the history of our world through the eyes of religion as well as an in-depth look at religion's role in creating cultural diversity"--Container
 
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Languages
English (38)