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    • Publication date:28 May 2010
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World Faiths - An Introduction: Teach Yourself

By Paul Oliver

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World Faiths - an Introduction is a comprehensive guide to the world's religions, covering the history, belief system and customs of each.

This book is a concise guide to the major religions around the world. Become familiar with the history of each faith, its core beliefs, and how it is practised today. Whether you're studying theology or just want to know more about the faiths that shape our world, this clearly structured guide offers everything you need to get started.

NOT GOT MUCH TIME?
One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.

AUTHOR INSIGHTS
Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.

TEST YOURSELF
Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.

EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE
Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of psychology.

FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER
Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts.

TRY THIS
Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Biographical Notes

Dr Paul Oliver is a Principal Lecturer at the University of Huddersfield. He specialises in comparative religion and has a particular interest in Eastern religions.

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  • ISBN: 9781444105131
  • Publication date: 28 May 2010
  • Page count: 256
  • Imprint: Teach Yourself
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