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Religion in America free pdf Illustrated, comprehensive, and illuminating, this thoroughly up-to-date work takes the country's religious pulse, covering all of America's most significant organizations and denominations. Readers will find an introduction to the basic tenets and structure of 30 faiths, reviewed by a respected authority on each religion, as well as maps, surveys, and other demographic breakdowns by religious figures and scholars with respect to contemporary American society, culture, and politics. Essays discuss broader, more overarching aspects of worship in the United States. In addition to serving as an encyclopedic reference, the book tackles head-on the most current issues and controversies in American worship.

About Harold Rabinowitz

Harold Rabinowitz has served as a rabbi of a New England Orthodox congregation, as Executive Editor of the Jewish Publication Society, and President/Publisher of Seth Press, a Judaica imprint of Free Press/Macmillan. He has also served as Executive Editor of Reference and Encyclopedias for McGraw-Hill. He is the translator of a Yiddish work that received the First Runner-up Citation of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1982. Greg Tobin is the former Editor of "The Catholic Advocate" and has served as a papal commentator for CBS News, FOX News Channel, and NPR. Mr. Tobin's previous books include "Holy Father: Pope Benedict XVI," "Pontiff for a New Era," the award-winning "Selecting the Pope," and "Uncovering the Mysteries of Papal Elections."

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Author : Harold Rabinowitz
Publisher : Sterling
Data Published : 01 January 2012
ISBN : 1402783205
EAN : 9781402783203
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 992 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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