Encyclopedia of religion / Lindsay Jones, editor in chief.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
Detroit : Macmillan Reference USA, ©2005.
Description
15 volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm

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Summary note
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.
Notes
Revised edition of: The Encyclopedia of religion / [editor in chief, Mircea Eliade ; editors, Charles J. Adams and others]. c1987.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
ISBN
  • 0028657330 ((set hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780028657332 ((set hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 0028657349 ((v. 1))
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  • 9780028657356 ((v. 2))
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  • 0028657381 ((v. 5))
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  • 002865739X ((v. 6))
  • 9780028657394 ((v. 6))
  • 0028657403 ((v. 7))
  • 9780028657400 ((v. 7))
  • 0028657411 ((v. 8))
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  • 002865742X ((v. 9))
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  • 0028657438 ((v. 10))
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  • 0028659805 ((v. 11))
  • 9780028659800 ((v. 11))
  • 0028659813 ((v. 12))
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  • 0028659821 ((v. 13))
  • 9780028659824 ((v. 13))
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  • 9780028659831 ((v. 14))
  • 0028659848 ((v. 15))
  • 9780028659848 ((v. 15))
  • 002865997X ((e-book))
  • 9780028659978 ((e-book))
LCCN
2004017052
OCLC
56057973
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