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Encyclopedia of religion

Author: Lindsay Jones
Publisher: Detroit : Macmillan Reference USA, ©2005.
Series: Gale virtual reference library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Encyclopedia of religion.
Detroit : Macmillan Reference USA, c2005
(DLC) 2004017052
(OCoLC)56057973
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsay Jones
ISBN: 002865997X 9780028659978
OCLC Number: 62762879
Notes: Rev. ed. of: The Encyclopedia of religion / [editor in chief, Mircea Eliade ; editors, Charles J. Adams ... et al.]. c1987.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (15 v.) : ill.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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. Index.
Series Title: Gale virtual reference library.
Responsibility: Lindsay Jones, editor in chief.
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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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