Art and Architecture of the World's Religions

Editor/Author Ross, Leslie
Publication Year: 2009
Publisher: Greenwood

Single-User Purchase Price: $191.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $286.50
ISBN: 978-0-31334-286-8
Category: Arts & Leisure - Art & Art History
Image Count: 201
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Essays which offer a vibrant discussion of how the divine is and has been represented in art and architecture the world over.

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Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. Prehistoric Belief Systems
  • 2. Religion in Ancient Mesopotamia
  • 3. Religion in Ancient Egypt
  • 4. Religion in Ancient and Classical Greece and Rome
  • 5. Mesoamerican and Andean Religions
  • 6. Native American Religions
  • 7. Indigenous Religions of Oceania
  • 8. Indigenous Religions of Africa
  • 9. Judaism
  • 10. Christianity
  • 11. Islam
  • 12. Hinduism
  • 13. Buddhism
  • 14. Taoism
  • 15. Confucianism
  • 16. Shinto
  • Color Plates
  • Conclusion
  • Selected Bibliography
  • About the Author