Ninian Smart on World Religions

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  • Author : John J. Shepherd
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 426 pages
  • ISBN : 9780815390718
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Ninian Smart on World Religions

Ninian Smart on World Religions
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 29 November 2017
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Ninian Smart came to public prominence as the founding Professor of the first British university Department of Religious Studies in the late 1960s. His pioneering views on education in religion proved hugely influential at all levels, from primary schools to academic teaching and research. An unending string of publications, many of them accessible to the general public, sustained a reputation that became worldwide. Here, for the first time, a selection of Ninian Smart's wide-ranging writings is organised systematically under a

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