World Religions (Instant Expert Series)
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About "World Religions (Instant Expert Series)"
INSTANT EXPERT: WORLD RELIGIONS explains all you need to know to pass as an immediate expert on World Religions: What are the principal faiths around the world?; What is their history and influence?; What are the core aspects of their belief? INSTANT EXPERTS are a series of short, small-format books covering the core religious issues of the day. Each book is designed to give the reader all the essential information they need in an hour?s read.
Meet the Authors
Joanne O'Brien and Martin Palmer are advisors for the International Consultancy on Religion, Education and Culture (ICOREC), based in Manchester, United Kingdom. Their books include "Religions of the World "and "Festivals of the World." They are consultants to WWF, The World Bank, the World Council of Churches, UNESCO, and UNDP. ICOREC's environmental program. <BR>
Sandra Palmer is a qualified Primary School teacher who has taught in England and Australia. She is currently a senior lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University, specializing in the teaching of Primary Religious Education and having a particular interest in R.E., literacy and literature, and Religious Education in the Early Years. She has written books and resource packs on the teaching of Primary Religious Education and has co-written and edited The Tapestry of Tales a collection of stories from religions.