The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

This comprehensive volume contains over 8,200 entries, with information on religions from Christianity to Taoism; movements, sects, and cults; sacred texts; sacred sites; customs; ethics; and individuals including founders, gurus, mystics, ...

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

This comprehensive volume contains over 8,200 entries, with information on religions from Christianity to Taoism; movements, sects, and cults; sacred texts; sacred sites; customs; ethics; and individuals including founders, gurus, mystics, and heretics. Reprint.

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions
Language: en
Pages: 702
Authors: John Bowker
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This comprehensive volume contains over 8,200 entries, with information on religions from Christianity to Taoism; movements, sects, and cults; sacred texts; sacred sites; customs; ethics; and individuals including founders, gurus, mystics, and heretics. Reprint.
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions
Language: en
Pages: 736
Authors: John Bowker
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This Dictionary is part of the Oxford Reference Collection: using sustainable print-on-demand technology to make the acclaimed backlist of the Oxford Reference program perennially available in hardback format. Abridged from the acclaimed Oxford Dictionary of World Religions this is the most comprehensive dictionary of religion available in paperback. Written by
Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John Westerdale Bowker
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01 - Publisher: Turtleback

Contains over 8,200 entries, an extensive topic index, and an original and in-depth introductory essay on world religions.
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: E. A. Livingstone, M. W. D. Sparks, R. W. Peacocke
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-12 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Based on the acclaimed 'Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church', this is a guide for both students and the general reader. It contains over 5,000 entries, and is suitable for those with an interest in Christianity.
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Christopher Clapham, James Nicholson
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-23 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Authoritative and reliable, this A-Z provides jargon-free definitions for even the most technical mathematical terms. With 3,000 entries ranging from Achilles paradox to zero matrix, it covers all commonly encountered terms and concepts from pure and applied mathematics and statistics, for example, linear algebra, optimisation, nonlinear equations, and differential equations.

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