Religions of the world : a comprehensive encyclopedia of beliefs and practices / J. Gordon Melton, Martin Baumann, editors ; Todd M. Johnson, World Religious Statistics ; Donald Wiebe, Introduction. - 2nd ed. - Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2010. - 1 online resource (6 v. (various pagings)) : ill., maps, ports. - Gale virtual reference library .

Description based on print version record.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

v. 1. A-B -- v. 2. C-D -- v. 3. E-H -- v. 4. I-M -- v. 5. N-R -- v. 6. S-Z.

Provides comprehensive, global coverage of religion, emphasizing larger religious communities without neglecting the world's smaller religious outposts.

9781598842043 (electronic book)


Religions--Encyclopedias.

BL80.3 / .R45 2010

200.3