The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Hinduism




      The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Hinduism
Edited by world renowned scholars under the direction of Pulitzer Prize winner Jack Miles, The Norton Anthology of World Religions provides a flexible library of than 1,000 primary texts from the world s major religions Hinduism, Buddhism, Daoism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in six portable paperbacks This anthology unites foundational works the Bhagavad Gita, the Daode jing, the Bible, the Qur an with the writings of scholars, seekers, believers, and skeptics whose voices have kept these religions vital for centuries, allowing instructors to shape a variety of courses The selections are supported by the meticulously prepared apparatus introductions, explanatory annotations, bibliographies, maps, and glossaries for which Norton Anthologies have set the standard for fifty years.Unprecedented in scope and approach, The Norton Anthology of World Religions Hinduism brings together over 300 texts from 1500 B.C.E to the present, organized chronologically and by region The volume features Jack Miles s illuminating General Introduction How the West Learned to Compare Religions as well as Wendy Doniger s The Zen Diagram of Hinduism, a lively primer on the history of Hinduism in relation to geography, language, gender, sexuality, class, folk traditions, and the politics of empire. Free Download [ The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Hinduism ] author [ Jack Miles ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – heartforum.co.uk

Jack Miles b 1942 is an American author and winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and the MacArthur Fellowship His work on religion, politics, and culture has appeared in numerous national publications, including The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, and The Los Angeles Times Wikipedia


      The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Hinduism
 By Jack Miles IBN : 0393912574 Format : Paperback – heartforum.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 784 pages
  • The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Hinduism
  • Jack Miles
  • English
  • 10 June 2019
  • 0393912574

10 thoughts on “ The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Hinduism

  1. Joanna Tierno says:

    It took me a long time to finish but its packed with information.

  2. Josh Brown says:

    The content is all really interesting, obviously, but the selection process has just left too many passages that are too short Quite often the introduction to a passage is longer than the passage itself I would have preferred a s...

  3. Erik Steevens says:

    A massive and valuable piece of work Very recommended for all who is seeker

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