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Published: 01 July 2016

240 Pages

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190291198

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A Study in Beauty, Truth, and Goodness

Kent Richter

  • A relatively brief yet comprehensive introduction to religion
  • Covers a wide range of elements that various religious traditions share, including concepts of ultimate reality, ritual, and scripture and religious experience, social order, and art
  • Uses a focus on the beauty, truth, and goodness of religion to help students understand how religion functions as a way of life for believers
  • Demonstrates the coherence and deeply interwoven nature of religion itself
  • Incorporates numerous pedagogical features including boldfaced key terms, discussion questions, and a glossary
  • Supplemented by an Ancillary Resource Center (ARC) containing an Instructor's Manual, Test Bank, and PowerPoint lecture outlines and a Companion Website with practice quizzes and vocabulary flashcards for students

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