Encyclopedia of religion

Title
Encyclopedia of religion [electronic resource] / Lindsay Jones, editor in chief.
Format
Book
Online Resource
Edition
2nd ed.
Published
Detroit : Macmillan Reference USA, c2005.
Description
1 online resource (15 v.) : ill.
[Description]
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Other contributors
Jones, Lindsay, 1954-
Content type
text
Media type
computer
Carrier type
online resource
Notes
Rev. ed. of: The Encyclopedia of religion / [editor in chief, Mircea Eliade ; editors, Charles J. Adams ... et al.]. c1987.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Use copy
Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
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.
Summary
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.
Subject headings
Religion--Encyclopedias.
Genre heading
Electronic books.
Encyclopedias.
ISBN
002865997X (e-book)
9780028659978 (e-book)
0028657330 (set hardcover : alk. paper)
9780028657332 (set hardcover : alk. paper)
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Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
Location
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