By Benjamin J. Hubbard,John T. Hatfield,James A. Santucci
Today, with all the controversies surrounding faith within the colleges and within the public sphere, it's going to appear extra very important than ever that academics and librarians have a brief resource of updated, right, independent details to provide to buyers and scholars. The authors of this booklet (all are or were professors of faith at a variety of renowned universities) provide simply that. The publication is prepared to hide such a lot the entire identified (and little recognized) religions in America.
Today, with the entire controversies surrounding faith within the colleges and within the public sphere, it is going to look extra vital than ever that lecturers and librarians have a short resource of updated, right, impartial details to provide to buyers and scholars. The authors of this e-book (all are or were professors of faith at numerous good- identified universities) provide simply that. The booklet is prepared to hide lots of the identified (and little-known) religions in the US. each one part contains: Origins, ideals, Sacred Book/Scriptures, Practices, major Subgroups, universal Misunderstandings and Stereotypes, lecture room issues, inhabitants information, and additional Readings. even though there are lots of publications to religions, this e-book has the original benefit of taking a look at every one faith because it could impact the school room and different scholar teams and activities.
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An Educator's Classroom Guide to America's Religious Beliefs and Practices by Benjamin J. Hubbard,John T. Hatfield,James A. Santucci