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comparative study of religion
Comparative study of the philosophy of Ramakrishna, 1836-1886, Hindu religious leader and Sufism.
|Other titles||Sufi and a Sanatani, Ramakrishna.|
|LC Classifications||BL1280.292.R36 A75 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||222 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||222|
|LC Control Number||93901765|
Noss, John B. Man's religions. London: Collier Macmillan. ISBN: A description of major religions: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Judaism. This website of Comparative Religion gives you the details of the comparative study of Islam with world major religions like Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Zoroastrianism and Atheism. This website can be used to give Dawah (Invitation to Islam) to non-muslims.
Radhakrishnan and the Comparative Study of Religion. The comparative study of religions has never been merely an academic concern for the great Hindu scholar to whose philosophy this volume is dedicated. He has been existentially interested in such studies since the days of his youth. Study religion at WMU. Do you want to know more about religion, the role and significance of religion in societies and the ways in which academics think about and analyze religion? Areas of study in Western Michigan University's Department of Comparative Religion provide knowledge and skills relevant to many careers and professions.
Too much attention is given to Christianity in this audiobook, which is disappointing as this is an all too prevalent issue amongst teachers of Comparative Religion as it is. The Narrator also too frequently brings up anecdotes of his experiences in the Christian church, which each religion of study in the course seems to be contrasted with. A guide to world religions. Helpful as a general reference to basic concepts and important differences in religions around the globe. 6 page guide includes: evolution of religion Christianity Judaism Islam Hinduism Buddhism Taoism Zen mysticism atheism secular humanism viewpoints on the functions of religion Comparative Religions, QuickStudy ® Chart ().
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Gift Ideas in Comparative Religion ‹ Any Department ‹ Books. Professor Courtney Bickel Lamberth, Director of Undergraduate Studies. The concentration in the Comparative Study of Religion at Harvard invites students to explore the most consequential and momentous questions relevant to the understanding of individual and communal human life.
Concentrators consider topics such as the significance of ritual and practice; differing conceptions of. Comparative Study of Religion Recent global and national political events reinforce the fact that the study of religions is vital to understanding the world.
Central problems in a wide range of fields—economics, government, sociology, ethics, history, and many others—can be adequately addressed only by taking religion into account. The Comparative Study of Religions World Religions: A Voyage of Discovery, Fourth Edition, considers one religion at a time, chapter by chapter.
An alternative approach is to select central themes of inquiry and to investigate how the religions engage with each theme. This approach is known as comparative religion.
Chapter 1 in theFile Size: KB. This book was originally delivered as the Stephanos Nirmalendu Ghosh lectures in and later published by the University of Calcutta.
This work by Prof. Haridas Bhattacharyya may be considered a landmark in the study of Comparative Religion. Comparative religion is the branch of the study of religions concerned with the systematic comparison of the doctrines and practices, themes, and impacts (including migration) of the world's general the comparative study of religion yields a deeper understanding of the fundamental philosophical concerns of religion such as ethics, metaphysics, and the nature and forms of salvation.
In the comparative religion approach, religion is often seen as a part of a larger system—a culture, a society, or a social system. In his book Religion: The Basics, Malory Nye, a professor of.
This book has been written by a scholar who has occupied himself with the subject of religion for over fifty years. But no finality can be claimed. The reason is that religion deals with what is transcendent, in the sense that it deals with what man is going to be.
Advaitism terms this futuristic end as becoming Brahman. However, Bergson and other evolutionists would say that religion is a.
OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 21 cm: Contents: The scope of comparative religion ; Theories of the origin of religion ; Religion of the Eskimos ; Religion of the indigenous Australians ; Religion of the indigenous Americans / E.M.
Kasiera --Earlier studies of African religion ; Nature and structure of African religion ; Conception of God in African religion ; The. Shelves: comparative-religion, islam, christianity, judaism, hinduism, communism, budhism, shintoism, janism, jainism One of the best and most comprehensive /5.
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Religion and Moral Reason: A New Method for Comparative Study By Ronald M. Green Oxford University Press, Read preview Overview Between Eden and Armageddon: The Future of World Religions, Violence, and Peacemaking By Marc Gopin Oxford University Press, The History of Religions: Essays in Methodology by Mircea Eliade and Joseph M.
Kitagawa (eds.) Comparative Religion: Whither — and Why. by Wilfred Cantwell Smith. The thirteen-volume Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics, (, and recently reissued) is an impressive work. 1 Not only does it serve as a great warehouse of information, indispensable to all careful students of the world’s.
The book has remained in demand, confirming the relevance and quality of its content covering the whole range of major religions of the world with extensive geographical and historical acope. It includes a specific section on African Religion, thus placing the African Religious Heritage within the mainstream of the comparative study of the.
Religious worlds: the comparative study of religion User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. In Many Mansions, Cox provides an exciting and informative account of the various interfaith dialogues in which he has participated, chiefly with a Muslim student at Harvard, with Hindus at a Krishna Read full review4/5(1).
The Numen Book Series publishes scholarly monographs and edited volumes on the historical, comparative, and cross-cultural study of religions throughout the world, from antiquity to the present.
The series publishes both methodologically contextualized historical research and theoretical and methodological contributions to the study of religion.
Description “Comparative Studies” includes reference to aesthetics, anthropology, archaeology, ethnography, ethics, gender studies, history, linguistics, literature, philosophy, phenomenology, religion, the social sciences, theology and, as appropriate, other related areas and disciplines that are utilized in the larger field of the study of religion.
The Comparative Study of Religion. Arvind Sharma. Secularization and Academic Study of Religion: Suggestions for a Typology August 1, or People with a Book, so it might not be out of place to pursue this idea of ‘people with a book’ further. A Comparative Study of Religions has been written by a scholar who has occupied himself with the subject of religion for over fifty years.
But no finality can be claimed. e reason is that religion deals with what is transcendent in the sense that it deals with what man is going to be.3/5(2).
This comprehensive study by a professor of religion at the University of Vermont provides a useful overview of contemporary trends in the study of the faiths of today's world.
Early chapters present t. In CSWR's Annual Comparative Theology Lecture, Robert C. Neville, Professor of Philosophy, Religion, and Theology at the Boston University School of Theology, discusses the nature of comparative theology and the different approaches one could take: being grounded in a home tradition versus using a comparative approach to inform one’s own ideas about religion.
Examines the main approaches to the study of religion: anthropology, the comparative method, economics, literature, philosophy, psychology, sociology, and theology.
Also covers a diverse range of topical issues, such as the body, fundamentalism, magic, and new religious movements.COMPARATIVE STUDY OF MAJOR RELIGIONS Total Marks: Time Allowed: 3 hours.
NOTE: This paper is optional for only Non Muslim candidates. They may either opt Islamic Studies OR this paper as may suit to them.
I. Introduction. Definition(s) of religion; Emergence of the study of religion as a discipline; Theological and academic study of religion.