An Educator's Classroom Guide to America's Religious Beliefs by Benjamin J. Hubbard,John T. Hatfield,James A. Santucci

By Benjamin J. Hubbard,John T. Hatfield,James A. Santucci

Today, with all the controversies surrounding faith within the colleges and within the public sphere, it is going to appear extra vital than ever that academics and librarians have a short resource of updated, right, impartial details to provide to consumers and scholars. The authors of this booklet (all are or were professors of faith at quite a few renowned universities) supply simply that. The e-book is prepared to hide such a lot the entire recognized (and little identified) religions in America.

Today, with the entire controversies surrounding faith within the colleges and within the public sphere, it'll look extra vital than ever that academics and librarians have a short resource of updated, right, independent details to provide to buyers and scholars. The authors of this publication (all are or were professors of faith at a number of good- identified universities) supply simply that. The ebook is prepared to hide many of the identified (and little-known) religions in the US. every one part contains: Origins, ideals, Sacred Book/Scriptures, Practices, major Subgroups, universal Misunderstandings and Stereotypes, school room matters, inhabitants information, and additional Readings. notwithstanding there are numerous publications to religions, this ebook has the original good thing about taking a look at each one faith because it may perhaps impact the study room and different scholar teams and activities.

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