Readings In Eastern Religions

Readings in Eastern Religions
Publisher Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
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Category Religion
Total Pages 414
ISBN 9780889205284
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Originally developed for use in introductory courses on Eastern religious traditions, this popular anthology offers a selection of readings from primary texts of India, China, and Japan. For the second edition, the editors have added excerpts and have written introductions that provide a more comprehensive context for the readings. A section on Chan / Zen and excerpts from the writings of Ge Hong, representing the central concerns of Daoism, are included. A section on modern China includes a poem written by Mao, exhibiting his Daoist sensibilities. A revised chapter on Buddhism presents the voices of modern Buddhist writers, including the Dalai Lama. Throughtout the volume, reflections on the role of women in Eastern religions, as well as women’s voices themselves, are added.

Readings in Eastern Religions
  • Author : Harold Coward,Ronald Neufeldt,Eva K. Neumaier
  • Publisher : Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
  • Release Date : 2006-12-08

Originally developed for use in introductory courses on Eastern religious traditions, this popular anthology offers a selection of readings from primary texts of India, China, and Japan. For the second edition, the editors have added excerpts and have written introductions that provide a more comprehensive context for the readings. A

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Readings in Eastern Religious Thought
  • Author : Allie M. Frazier
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1969

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Readings in Eastern Religions
  • Author : Eva K. Neumaier
  • Publisher : Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
  • Release Date : 2006-12-08

This popular anthology, originally developed for use in introductory courses on the study of religious traditions of the East, offers a selection of readings from primary texts of India, China, and Japan. This second edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the changing needs of students. Existing introductions have been

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Readings in Eastern Religions
  • Author : Harold G. Coward,Harold Coward,Eva K. Neumaier-Dargyay,Ronald Neufeldt
  • Publisher : Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
  • Release Date : 1988-09-19

Originally developed for use in introductory courses on Eastern religious traditions, this popular anthology offers a selection of readings from primary texts of India, China, and Japan. For the second edition, the editors have added excerpts and have written introductions that provide a more comprehensive context for the readings. A

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Anthology of World Scriptures
  • Author : Robert E. Van Voorst
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2006

Robert Van Voorst's ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES, now in its fifth edition, is the most widely adopted anthology in comparative world religions courses. Now, for the first time, Wadsworth is proud to present Van Voorst's ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES: EASTERN RELIGIONS. This new volume contains not only all of the

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Eastern Religions
  • Author : Vasudha Narayanan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2005

An illustrated introduction to five of the great religious traditions of the world examines the principles, practices, tenets, and history of Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Confucianism, and Shinto, in a detailed study designed to help those in the West who wish to move closer to the spirit of the East. Original.

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Readings in Christianity
  • Author : Robert E. Van Voorst
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1997

This book is designed to facilitate the study of Christianity by providing the most notable and instructive readings available. The anthology also sets these readings in the context of the religious tradition itself.

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Key Concepts in Eastern Philosophy
  • Author : Oliver Leaman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002-09-11

Key Concepts in Eastern Philosophy provides an extensive glossary of the main terms and concepts used in Eastern philosophy. The book includes definitions of philosophical ideas linked to the national traditions of: * Persia * India * Islamic world * China * Japan * Tibet including concepts from: * Zoroastrianism * Hinduism * Sufism * Islam * Confucianism * Shintoism * Taoism * Buddhism

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World Religions
  • Author : Willard Gurdon Oxtoby
  • Publisher : Don Mills, Ont. : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2002

This second edition of World Religions: Western Traditions examines in detail the major Western religious traditions: Judaism, Zoroastrainism, Christianity, and Islam. Each tradition is explored in depth from its origins, through its development, to the religion's meaning and practice in today's society.

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Reading in Eastern Religious thought Buddhism
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-11-30

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Anthology of World Scriptures
  • Author : Robert E. Van Voorst
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01

With ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES, 9th Edition your students will encounter the most notable and instructive sacred texts from major world religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto, Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. They will also examine scriptures from new religious movements including Baha'i, The Church of Jesus

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Readings in eastern religious thought
  • Author : Alice M. Frazier
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1969-01

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Readings in Eastern Religious Thought  Buddhism
  • Author : Allie M. Frazier
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1969

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Reading in Eastern Religious Thought
  • Author : Allie M. Frazier
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 19??

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Anthology of World Scriptures
  • Author : Robert E. Van Voorst
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2006

Presenting scripture readings in the context of their usage within the major religious traditions themselves and taking account of recent scholarship on the role of scriptures in religion, this anthology allows students to encounter world religions in a direct and meaningful way. ANTHOLOGY OF WORLD SCRIPTURES is a collection of

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