2 edition of comparative and analytic study of some aspects of Northwest coast religion. found in the catalog.
comparative and analytic study of some aspects of Northwest coast religion.
Barbara Savadkin Lane
|Series||University Microfilms, Ann Arbor, Mich. Publication -- 5295|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||Collation of the original: ii, 177 l. map.|
|Number of Pages||177|
The focus of the research project is the comparative study of some (historical, social, cultural and/or political) aspects of religion in two different religious traditions or contexts. Students choose the focus of their research project by the start of the second unit of the quarter. COMPARATIVE RELIGION COMPARATIVE RELIGION. The term comparative religion broadly signifies the study of all traditions and forms of religious life, as distinguished from the study or exposition of just one. Ideally, and more specifically, it is the disciplined, historically informed consideration of commonalities and differences among religions.
The book is available from the European Observatory of Religions and Secularism. The mission statement of the Faculty for the Study of Religion and Humanism: “The objective of the Association is to launch, to organize and to manage at international university level the comparative study of religions. All present and future members declare. ( views) History of Religion by Allan Menzies - Charles Scribner's Sons, The book is intended to aid the student to obtain a general idea of comparative religion, by exhibiting the subject as a connected whole, and by indicating the leading points of view from which each of the great systems may best be understood. ( views).
COURSES BY COMPARATIVE RELIGION FACULTY CR PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION Cross-listed as Philosophy Introduction to the philosophical analysis of major religious concepts, such as God, human nature, freedom of will, immortality, and the problem of evil, through a study of representative types of religious Size: 1MB. Comparative religion is a field of religious studies that analyzes the similarities and differences of themes, myths, rituals and concepts among the world's religions. Religion can be defined as the human beliefs and practices regarding the sacred, numinous, spiritual and divine. In the field of comparative religion, the main world religions are generally classified as Abrahamic, Indian or.
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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.
Discover the best Comparative Religion in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. A study of the nature and origins of Christianity within the fertility cults of the ancient Near East The Urantia Book: Revealing the Mysteries of God, the Universe, World History, Jesus, and Ourselves.
Books shelved as comparative-religion: A History of God: The 4,Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam by Karen Armstrong, The Bhagavad Gita b. 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. 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). I had this book as a text for my class on World Religion this summer.
It's something of a landmark work within its field. "From gods to ritual observance to the language of myth and the distinction between the sacred and the profane, Religious Worlds explores the structures common to the most diverse spiritual traditions."(1) In other words, Paden is studying the concept of religion itself and Cited by: A number of methods have been discovered useful in the course or study of comparative religion.
The understanding of those methods and approaches are important to the presentation of issues of the diverse religious practices around the world. For example, scholars are of the opinion that in doing Comparative Study of Religions.
Final Exam study guide for the Comparative Religion class at Harford Community College. Uses the book: Experiencing the World's Religion. Terms in this set (44). Identify significant theoretical values, arguments, approaches, and systems in the comparative study of religion(s); 3.
Support and develop his/her own ideas through a consequent, critical and methodologically assured way of thinking. Study of religion - Study of religion - Basic aims and methods: The growth of various disciplines in the 19th century, notably psychology and sociology, stimulated a more analytic approach to religions, while at the same time theology became more sophisticated and, in a sense, scientific as it began to be affected by and thus to make use of historical and other methods.
An informed and scholarly study of religion requires a comparative and interdisciplinary approach. In this department, religion is addressed in all its forms and appearances. Historians, anthropologists, sociologists and psychologists are working together to critically investigate religion as a cultural factor that is so influential in the.
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.
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“There is yet another class that, having found that their own religion not only prevents free thinking but that some of its philosophies are also against some basic social, economic and scientific concepts of life as required by the progressive society, comes to the illogical conclusion that all religions similarly thwart the growth of progressive societies /5.
Introduction to Comparative Religion. PHIL Fall 08/27/ - 12/16/ Course Information. Students will demonstrate a grasp of the methodology of the study of religion.
Students will develop skills in critically analyzing religion and comparing particular aspects of religious traditions. Comparative Religion & Christianity Item Preview 32 Some Sincere Advice to Every Christian.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: James, E.O. (Edwin Oliver), Comparative religion. New York, Barnes & Noble  (OCoLC) COMPARATIVE RELIGION. The term comparative religion broadly signifies the study of all traditions and forms of religious life, as distinguished from the study or exposition of just one.
Ideally, and more specifically, it is the disciplined, historically informed consideration. Introduction to Comparative Religion. PHIL Fall 08/22/ - 12/11/ Course Information This is an online class introducing you to the comparative study of religion and to religious traditions from around the world.
Students will develop skills in critically analyzing religion and comparing particular aspects of religious. A concise pamphlet entitled ‘Combat Kit’ – designed as a quick reference book when conversing with Christian preachers.
Shaykh Ahmed Hussein Deedat (July 1, – August 8, ) was a Muslim scholar of comparative religion, an author, lecturer, and an orator. 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 scope.
It includes a specific section on African Religion, thus placing the African Religious Heritage within the mainstream of the comparative study of the.religion, a system of thought, feeling, and action that is shared by a group and that gives the members an object of devotion; a code of behavior by which individuals may judge the personal and social consequences of their actions; and a frame of reference by which individuals may relate to their group and their universe.
I assume you are interested in the academic or scientific study of religion, not primarily in theology or philosophy. Some research universities offer degrees in religious studies. Seminaries might also offer such courses, but not the degree.