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Hinduism - Reprint (The Norton Anthology of World Religions) (Paperback)

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The Norton Anthology of World Religions offers a beautifully designed library of more than 1,000 primary texts, accompanied by headnotes, annotations, glossaries, maps, illustrations, chronologies, and a dazzling general introduction by Pulitzer Prize winner Jack Miles. This collection “will unsettle some current certainties about the nature of faith and, in so doing, may help its readers arrive at a nuanced and accurate perception of our predicament in this dangerously polarized world” (Karen Armstrong, New York Times).Unprecedented in scope and approach, The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Hinduism brings together over 300 texts from 1500 B.C.E. to the present, organized chronologically and by region. The volume features Jack Miles’s illuminating General Introduction—“How the West Learned to Compare Religions”—as well as Wendy Doniger’s “The Zen Diagram of Hinduism,” a lively primer on the history of Hinduism in relation to geography, language, gender, sexuality, class, folk traditions, and the politics of empire.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 71230
Genre: Religion + Beliefs
Sub-Genre: Hinduism
Series Title: The Norton Anthology of World Religions
Format: Paperback
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Language: English
Street Date: September 26, 2017
TCIN: 52998646
UPC: 9780393355017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-50-5485
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