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The gods of business : the intersection of faith and the marketplace

Author: Todd Albertson
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Scattered Voices, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Todd Albertson
ISBN: 9780985433932 0985433930 9780985433901 0985433906
OCLC Number: 843114556
Description: viii, 196 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Foreword --
pt. 2. Religions originating in China and Japan --
Confucianism --
Shintoism --
pt. 3. Religions originating in India --
Buddhism --
Hinduism --
Sikhism --
pt. 4. Religions originating in the Middle East --
Christianity --
Islam --
Judaism --
pt. 5. Religions originating in secular postmodernism --
Secular postmodernism --
pt. 6. Epilogue.
Responsibility: Todd Albertson.

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great chapter on buddhism

by mishaflanders (WorldCat user published 2013-06-27) Excellent Permalink

i'm a buddhist and thought the chapter on buddhism was objective.  i learned a lot about my own faith. 

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very good, but better for businessperson that pastor

by britebrittney (WorldCat user published 2013-05-26) Very Good Permalink

I read this book to learn about world religions.  It is the best I've read on an introductory level.  The book was written for a businessperson and I would have learned more if I were working in that context.  Still, I recommend it highly.

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Concise/Practical

by ellen91101 (WorldCat user published 2013-04-25) Excellent Permalink

I am a psych major and taking a world religions class at Fuller this quarter.  My prof assigned a number of academic books about the world's religions.  I found them to be dry and difficult to understand.  I also struggled with some of the authors who claimed...
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Chapter on Secular Post-Modernsim is the best

by alvarez91182 (WorldCat user published 2013-05-16) Very Good Permalink

I'm doing research on how religious beliefs correlate to business practices.  I read 3 other books this weekend and liked this one the best, particular chapter 10  that deals with secular post-modernism. The author does not portray it as a good thing.

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