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Published: 01 July 2016

400 Pages | 87

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199374380

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The Christian Tradition

A Historical and Theological Introduction

Peter Feldmeier

  • Connects the historical and theological development of the Christian tradition across the globe
  • Shows students how theological values and perspectives have grounded major figures and movements
  • Numerous visual aids, including more than fifteen maps, keep students engaged
  • A master timeline at the beginning of the book and chapter-specific timelines provide historical context
  • "What to Expect" segments give students a preview of the major concepts covered in each chapter
  • Text boxes throughout offer in-depth looks at specific events, figures, and ideas
  • Key terms are bolded at their first appearance, listed at the end of each chapter, and reviewed in a comprehensive glossary at the end of the book
  • "Conclusions" sections at the end of each chapter remind students of the most important parts of the material they've just read
  • End-of-chapter summary questions, discussion questions, and bibliographies provide students with additional support