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Language: English
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
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In the end, "what this encyclopedia offers is very much a sampler pack of holy folk from around the world," an admission that may well be instructive to libraries considering purchasing the work.

A cross-cultural encyclopedia of the most significant holy people in history, examining why people in a wide range of religious traditions throughout the world have been regarded as divinely inspired. A cross-cultural encyclopedia of the most significant holy people in history, examining why people in a wide range of religious traditions throughout the world have been regarded as divinely inspired. Holy people of the world: a cross-cultural encyclopedia.

The first reference on the subject to span all the world's major religions, Holy People of the World: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia examines the impact of individuals who, through personal charisma and inspirational deeds, served both as glorious examples of human potential and as envoys.

The first reference on the subject to span all the world's major religions, Holy People of the World: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia examines the impact of individuals who, through personal charisma and inspirational deeds, served both as glorious examples of human potential and as envoys for the divine. Holy People of the World contains nearly 1,100 biographical sketches of venerated men and women. Written by religious studies experts and historians, each article focuses on the basic question: How did this person come to be regarded as holy?

Holy People of the World: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia (3 Volume Set).

heaven and earth: the holy human being who has a foot in both realms.

Download Holy People of the World: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia or any other file from Books category. 2004 ISBN: 1576073556 1047 Pages PDF 13 MB The theme of this work "is that most effective intermediary between heaven and earth: the holy human being who has a foot in both realms.

A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia. by Phyllis G. Jestice. Published January 2004 by ABC-Clio. Religious biography, Biographies religieuses, Encyclope dies, Encyclopedias.

Cross-cultural may refer to. cross-cultural studies, a comparative tendency in various fields of cultural analysis. cross-cultural communication, a field of study that looks at how people from differing cultural backgrounds communicate.

Bashō compares pairs of haiku by different authors in the same manner in the book. According to scholar Sam Hamill, The Seashell Game shows Bashō "to be witty, deeply knowledgeable, and rather light-hearted. Bashō compares the following pair of verses on the topic of colourful autumn leaves: How like it is to. A midwife's right hand–.

The book is very sucessful at depicting connection between various holy men of different cultures. Bibliographic information. Information is in great depth and was very useful for the work I'm writing! I think I might come back and read the whole book, later, for pleasure.

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