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Isms: Understanding Religion

3.42 of 5 stars 3.42  ·  rating details  ·  36 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Following Isms: Understanding Art and Isms: Understanding Architecture comes a handy visual guide that offers synopses of the religions of the world and highlights their artistic and architectural manifestations. This one-stop resource to understanding human spiritual belief is organized into familiar groupings (Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, etc.), each of which ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published April 24th 2007 by Universe (first published March 1st 2007)
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Very clearly identifies the differences between most of the major world religions. It doesn't go into great detail, but for those of us who are interested in simply broadening horizons vs. becoming encyclopedias, this book is perfect.
Rachael Eliz
Small, concise, helpful introductions to the different isms and schisms in religion. Great for quick reference and for beginner's basic understandings.
Mary Ann (MAA)
Small book which makes it very portable (if you don't have an e-reader), good for quick reference.
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