Religions Today An Introduction

by Mary Pat Fisher

Religions Today An Introduction Synopsis

Religions Today provides a sympathetic account of what living religions really are. Fisher traces the historical development and practices of major religious movements and explores how these evolve into contemporary belief and teaching. She considers major faiths as well as indigenous religions and new religious movements, focusing on how living religions affect contemporary society. Case studies and interviews with living people ensure that this concise guide is both readable and stimulating.

Religions Today An Introduction Press Reviews

'The book is a clearly written, beautifully designed introductory textbook.' - Reviews in Religion and Theology

Book Information

ISBN: 9780415262828
Publication date: 1st November 2001
Author: Mary Pat Fisher
Publisher: Routledge an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 320 pages
Categories: Christian life & practice, Religious life & practice,

About Mary Pat Fisher

Mary Pat Fisher lives and writes in India. She is author of Religion in the Twenty-First Century (Routledge/Prentice-Hall, 1999) and co-author, with Lee Bailey, of An Anthology of Living Religions (Prentice-Hall, 2000).

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