World Religions

#ad
Baker Academic #ad - An 800-question bank of multiple-choice test questions is available to professors through Baker Academic's Textbook eSources. This masterful survey of world religions presents a clear and concise portrait of the history, beliefs, and practices of Eastern and Western religions. Baker Academic. Their book is accessibly written for introductory classes, can be easily adapted for one- or two-semester courses, and presents a neutral approach for broad classroom use.

. The new edition contains added material and has been revised throughout. Pedagogical aids include further reading suggestions, sidebars, photographs, and pronunciation guides. The authors, both respected scholars of world religions, have over fifty years of combined teaching experience.

#ad



Societies, Networks, and Transitions, Volume I: To 1500: A Global History

#ad
Cengage Learning #ad - Societies, Networks, and Transitions, Volume I: To 1500: A Global History #ad - Societies, networks, and transitions connects the different regions of the world within and across chapters, and explores broader global themes in part-opening essays to show you world history in a truly global framework. The book also features a strong focus on culture and religion. Chapter outlines with focus questions, and marginal key term definitions support you as you explore the interconnectedness of different people, places, pronunciation guides, section summaries, and periods in the global past.

Author craig lockard incorporates interesting notes about cultural artifacts in areas such as music and art.

#ad



Aya: Life in Yop City

#ad
Drawn and Quarterly #ad - It's essential reading. Joann sfar, cartoonist of The Rabbi's CatIvory Coast, 1978. This reworked edition offers readers the chance to immerse themselves in Abouet's Yop City, bringing together the first three volumes of the series in Book One. Aya is loosely based upon Marguerite Abouet's youth in Yop City.

Aya is the winner of the best first album award at the angoulême international comics festival, and the eisner Award; and was included on "best of" lists from The Washington Post, and the Glyph Award; was nominated for the Quill Award, Booklist, the Children's Africana Book Award, the YALSA's Great Graphic Novels list, Publishers Weekly, and School Library Journal.

It's a wryly funny, breezy account of the simple pleasures and private troubles of everyday life in Yop City. Drawn and Quarterly. Drawn & quarterly will release volumes four through six of the original French series as yet unpublished in English in Book Two. Aya is an irresistible comedy, a couple of love stories and a tale for becoming African.

Aya: Life in Yop City #ad - It is the story of the studious and clear-sighted nineteen-year-old Aya, her easygoing friends Adjoua and Bintou, and their meddling relatives and neighbors. Clément oubrerie's warm colors and energetic, playful line connect expressively with Marguerite Abouet's vibrant writing. It's a golden time, and the nation, too-an oasis of affluence and stability in West Africa-seems fueled by something wondrous.

#ad



Under the Feet of Jesus

#ad
Plume #ad - But within estrella, seeds of growth and change are stirring. What she knows of life comes from her mother, who has survived abandonment by her husband in a land that treats her as if she were invisible, even though she and her children pick the crops of the farms that feed its people. Infused with the beauty of the california landscape and shifting splendors of the passing seasons juxtaposed with the bleakness of poverty, this vividly imagined novel is worthy of the people it celebrates and whose story it tells so magnificently.

Pushed to the margins of society, she learns to fight back and is able to help the young farmworker she loves when his ambitions and very life are threatened in a harvest of death. The simple lyrical beauty of viramontes’ prose, her haunting use of image and metaphor, and the urgency of her themes all announce Under the Feet of Jesus as a landmark work of American fiction.

Under the Feet of Jesus #ad - Winner of the john dos passos prize for LiteratureSelected as the Univesity of Oregon's 2019 Common Reading book Drawn and Quarterly. A moving and powerful novel about the lives of the men, women, and children who endure a second-class existence and labor under dangerous conditions as migrant workers in California’s fields.

Viramontes depicts this world with sensuous physicality. Working firmly in the social-realist vein of Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath and Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle.

#ad



BIG IDEAS MATH Geometry: Common Core Student Edition 2015

#ad
Big Ideas Learning #ad - Consistent with the philosophy of the common core state Standards and Standards for Mathematical Practice, the Big Ideas Math Student Edition provides students with diverse opportunities to develop problem-solving and communication skills through deductive reasoning and exploration. Drawn and Quarterly.

Students master content through inductive reasoning opportunities, engaging activites that provide deeper understanding, concise, thought-provoking exercises, stepped-out examples, rich, and a continual building on what has previously been taught. Students gain a deeper understanding of math concepts by narrowing their focus to fewer topics at each grade level.

#ad



An Inspector Calls. Acting Edition for Theater Productions

#ad
Dramatists Play Service, Inc. #ad - The linden tree" also challenges preconceived ideas of history when Professor Linden comes into conflict with his family about how life should be lived after the war. Used book in Good Condition. Time and the conways" and "i have been here Before" belong to Priestley's 'time'plays, in which he explores the idea of precognition and pits fate against free will.

Drawn and Quarterly. While holding its audience with the gripping tension of a detective thriller, it is also a philosophical play about social conscience and the crumbling of middle class values. An inspector calls", first produced in 1946 when society was undergoing sweeping transformations, has recently enjoyed an enormously successful revival.

#ad



Holt McDougal Larson Algebra 2: Student Edition 2012

#ad
HOLT MCDOUGAL #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Larson algebra 2 Common Core Edition Drawn and Quarterly.

#ad



Holt McDougal Larson Algebra 1

#ad
Holt McDougal #ad - This is the student edition of Holt McDougal Algebra 1 by Ron Larson Drawn and Quarterly. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

#ad



World Religions: The Great Faiths Explored and Explained

#ad
DK #ad - Drawn and Quarterly. Each of the major faiths—christianity, epic imagery, and Islam—is examined in detail through its sacred texts, Buddhism, Judaism, Hinduism, key beliefs, Jainism, Sikhism, and religious artifacts. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. World religions looks at the beliefs and practices of many different religions, from the ancient Egyptians through to Zoroastrianism—the oldest “living” religion—and the great faiths practiced today.

Used book in Good Condition. Detailed annotations to stunning illustrations provide intriguing insights into the world’s most important religions—offering a deeper appreciation of the beliefs central to each. The distinctive identities of different faiths are explored in World Religions by studying the main principles and thinking of each religion.

World Religions: The Great Faiths Explored and Explained #ad - . The book’s superb reproduction allows the symbolism and meaning in religious imagery and iconography to be revealed in great detail. Accessible and far-reaching, World Religions will engage the whole family as much as the serious student. A refreshing approach to understanding different faiths.

#ad



Macbeth Folger Shakespeare Library

#ad
Simon & Schuster #ad - He found a spectacle of violence and stories of traitors advised by witches and wizards, echoing James’s belief in a connection between treason and witchcraft. Its story was once seen as that of a hero who commits an evil act and pays an enormous price. Used book in Good Condition. In depicting a man who murders to become king, Macbeth teases us with huge questions.

Macbeth Folger Shakespeare Library #ad - London was alive with an interest in all things Scottish, and Shakespeare turned to Scottish history for material. Used book in Good Condition. The authoritative edition of macbeth from the folger shakespeare library, the trusted and widely used shakespeare series for students and general readers, dc, is home to the world’s largest collection of Shakespeare’s printed works, includes: -Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play -Newly revised explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play -Scene-by-scene plot summaries -A key to the play’s famous lines and phrases -An introduction to reading Shakespeare’s language -An essay by a leading Shakespeare scholar providing a modern perspective on the play -Fresh images from the Folger Shakespeare Library’s vast holdings of rare books -An up-to-date annotated guide to further reading Essay by Susan Snyder The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe.

Is macbeth tempted by fate, or by his or his wife’s ambition? Why does their success turn to ashes? Like other plays, Macbeth speaks to each generation. Great product! For more information, visit Folger. Edu.

#ad



The World's Wisdom: Sacred Texts of the World's Religions

#ad
HarperOne #ad - A world bible for our time from buddhist, jewish, and primal religion sources! In this perfect companion to Huston Smith's bestselling The World's Wisdom, Christian, Islamic, Taoist, Confucian, Hindu, Philip Novak distills the most powerful and elegant expressions of the wisdom of humankind. Used book in Good Condition.

The World's Wisdom: Sacred Texts of the World's Religions #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Authentic, poetic translations of key texts are coupled with insightful introductions and "grace notes. Drawn and Quarterly. Great product! Used book in Good Condition.

#ad