A Companion to Religious Studies and Theology
Helen Katharine Bond, Seth Daniel Kunin, Francesca Aran Murphy
Edinburgh University Press, 2003 - 632 sidor
Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, New Religious Movements. Practical Theology or Systematic Theology. The Bible, the Philosophy of Religion, Psychological, Anthropological or Sociological theories. Whatever your interest, this Companion offers a comprehensive introduction to the subject areas of both Religious Studies and Theology in one inclusive volume.
Based on the core components of Religious Studies and Theology degrees, it is designed to function as the main text for beginning students and for use throughout their studies. Stimulating and broad-ranging, it is divided into two parts - Religious Studies and Theology - and six main sections:
This blend of thorough and cutting-edge perspectives offers a balanced overview of the field a whole.
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The development and spread of Buddhism The death of the Buddha forced the
sangha to decide on ways to continue to practise and propagate Sakyamuni's
teachings . In particular , as Buddhism spread across India , it increasingly ...
The birth of new schools 68 CE c.100 3rd C. 4th C. 5th C. 520 6th C. 650 Arrival
of Buddhism in China . Life of Nagarjuna , founder of Madhyamaka ( Middle Way
) Schools of Mahayana Buddhism . Expansion of Buddhism to South - East Asia .
Pure Land Buddhism Historically based in China and surrounding countries , this
popular form of Buddhism emphasises faith in the salvific power of the Buddha
Amitabha ( ' Boundless Light ' ) and the possibility of being reborn in his Buddha
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Psychological and Phenomenological Theories of Religion
Anthropological and Sociological Theories of Religion
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