World Religions (2015)

A Voyage of Discovery, Fourth Edition 

By Jeffrey Brodd


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This highly acclaimed text continues to help young people unlock the doors to the world's major religious traditions. The textbook highlights recent events in the history of these traditions and helps eleventh- and twelfth-graders understand the people, dimensions, and religious principles of the world's major religions.

  • New! A new modern design with updated fonts, imagery, and colors brings new life to each page
  • New! Each chapter begins with an updated opener to help draw students’ attention to key information that will be covered in the chapter 
  • New! Updated events and statistics encourage discussion and a deeper understanding of the different religions
  • New! Thought-provoking activities are embedded within each chapter to allow students to immerse themselves in and explore the content further
  • New! Term definitions are now reflected in a sidebar directly on the page where the term is first introduced, making them easier for students to find and use
  • New!  A master glossary has been added to provide students a single point of reference for all significant terms
  • Encourages eleventh- and twelfth-graders to explore the people, dimensions, and religious principles of the key religions of the world

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Product details

Publisher: Saint Mary's Press

Edition: Fourth Edition

Copyright: Feb. 11, 2015

Format: Paperback

Size: 8.5 x 10.5

Length: 320 pages

ISBN: 978-1-59982-329-4

ISBN-10: 1-59982-329-2

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World Religions: A Voyage of Discovery

I have to hand it to St. Mary’s Press, they publish the greatest books on religion. This one not only gives you a comprehensive study on religion, but it also comes with activities that can be used in a classroom. For instance, the question might say “compare Islam to Mormonism” or “think of a time when you expected something to happen, but didn’t, now compare it to the prophecies of the Jehova’s Witnesses.” Read the full review here: Olive Branch United

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