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A Dictionary of Buddhism

A Dictionary of Buddhism   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Religion
Length:
231,509 words
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This dictionary features broad-ranging entries on the history and doctrines of the major Buddhist schools, information on the spread of Buddhism in Asia and the West, and coverage of ... More
A Dictionary of Sikh Studies

A Dictionary of Sikh Studies   Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2019
Subject:
Religion
Length:
59,670 words
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Over 350 entries This new dictionary provides accessible definitions of the terms that the growing number of students of Sikhism will encounter. It covers beliefs, practices, ... More
The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Religion
Length:
1.29 million words
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The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture is the most comprehensive reference work in this complex and diverse area of art history. Built on the acclaimed scholarship of the ... More
A Dictionary of Hinduism

A Dictionary of Hinduism   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Religion
Length:
194,444 words
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Covering all the major Hindu practices, festivals, beliefs, gods, sacred sites, languages, and religious texts, this is the most comprehensive Hinduism dictionary of its kind. It contains ... More
A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion

A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
196,971 words
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1
This highly readable guide to Judaism contains a wealth of information on every aspect of Jewish belief and practice, both ancient and modern. From Maimonides to Methuselah, Kabbalah to ... More
The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art and Architecture

The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art and Architecture (2 ed.)   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2013
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Religion
Length:
531,758 words
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Over 1,900 entries This dictionary is a fascinating guide to the broad range of terms used in the study of the history of Christian art and architecture, ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Biblical Interpretation

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Biblical Interpretation   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Religion
Length:
676,222 words
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6
Over 100 entries This work fills a crucial need in the field of biblical studies by providing detailed, comprehensive treatments of the latest approaches ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2017
Subject:
Religion
Length:
1.25 million words
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125 scholarly articles The Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther is a collaboration of the leading scholars in the field of Reformation research and the thought, ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Science, and Technology in Islam

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Science, and Technology in Islam   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Religion, Science and technology
Length:
585,229 words
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18
Over 250 Entries Based on the highly acclaimed 2009 publication, The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World, this work includes complete coverage of ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Religion in America

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Religion in America   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2018
Subject:
Religion
Length:
1.09 million words
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Over 110 scholarly articles This encyclopedia is a groundbreaking collection of detailed scholarly articles that address a wide range of topics in American religious history and ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2013
Subject:
Archaeology, Religion
Length:
671,794 words
Illustration(s):
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The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology represents a new way of conceiving of the relationship between archaeology and biblical studies that allows the results of a wide ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Ethics

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Ethics   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2015
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy
Length:
679,034 words
Illustration(s):
5
Over 180 entries This encyclopedia explores the intersection between biblical sources and ethical issues, both historical and modern, through extensive ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Gender Studies

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Gender Studies   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Religion, Social sciences, Sociology
Length:
679,126 words
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1
Over 160 entries As the first major encyclopedia of its kind, The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Gender Studies is the go-to source for scholars and ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Law

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Law   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2015
Subject:
Religion, Law
Length:
706,350 words
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Over 100 entries The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Law (OEBL) provides the most up-to-date and extensive treatment of the Bible and law ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Theology

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Theology   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2015
Subject:
Religion
Length:
730,008 words
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5
Over 160 entries Exploration of the Bible’s theology is an ever-changing endeavor. While some issues are clearly rooted in the Bible’s historical context like theological ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Religion
Length:
722,976 words
Illustration(s):
96
The field of biblical studies is dynamic, with new discoveries, new methodologies, and new perspectives continually enhancing the interpretation of the Bible. There is thus a need for an ... More
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Religion, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
Length:
1.88 million words
Illustration(s):
345
Publishing in print in February 2009, this encyclopedia presents students, researchers, political analysts, journalists, and common readers with accurate, comprehensive, and balanced ... More
The Oxford Dictionary of Saints

The Oxford Dictionary of Saints (5 rev. ed.)   Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Religion
Length:
399,698 words
Illustration(s):
5
Far more than a dry hagiographical account of the lives of saints, this entertaining and authoritative dictionary breathes life into its subjects and is as browsable as it is informative. ... More
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
495,619 words
Illustration(s):
1
Abridged from the acclaimed Oxford Dictionary of World Religions, this Concise version is written by an expert team of 80 international and multi-faith contributors. It contains entries on ... More

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