Bibliographic Details

Encyclopedia of global religion / Mark Juergensmeyer, Wade Clark Roof, editors.

Imprint Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, ©2012.
Description 1 online resource (2 volumes (xxxviii, 1469 pages)) : illustrations
Language English
Subject Religions -- Encyclopedias.
RELIGION -- Reference.
Religions.
Electronic references sources.
Electronic encyclopedias.
Electronic books.
Reference works
Encyclopedias.
Reference works.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11121159
Other authors / contributors Juergensmeyer, Mark.
Roof, Wade Clark.
ISBN 9781452266565
1452266565
9781780344836
178034483X
9781412997898
1412997895
9780761927297
0761927298
Notes "A SAGE reference publication."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Provides an overview of the globalization of religious culture and society around the world in its historical and contemporary aspects; includes topics related to the diaspora of cultures and dispersions of peoples; the transitional aspects of religious ideas and practices; the cultural diversity of religious traditions; the responses of religion--both negative and positive--to multicultural society; and essays on the contemporary religious society of every country in the world.
Other form Print version: Encyclopedia of global religion. Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, ©2012 9780761927297