Atlas of the World's Religions
Ninian Smart (Editor); Frederick Denny
Call Number: Van Pelt Library Reference Stacks: G1046.E4 A75 2007
Publication Date: 2007
With text by leading experts, thematic maps, tables, and charts, theAtlas of the World's Religions, Second Edition ranges from the travels of the Buddha to the geographical distribution of modern indigenous faiths, providing a full and informative picture of world religion, both past and present.
Through almost 200 full-color maps, it shows the historical development and present state of all the world's major religions, provides a comprehensive overview of the major events over time that influenced the geographical development of the world's religions, and it provides a global and regional assessment of religion in the modern world.