RELG: World, 3rd Edition
- includes Online, 1 Term (6 months) Printed Access Card
- Robert E. Van Voorst
- ISBN-10: 1305660447
- ISBN-13: 9781305660441
- 384 Pages | Paperback
- Previous Editions: 2015, 2013
- COPYRIGHT: 2017 Published
Through ongoing research into students’ workflows and preferences, RELG: World 3rd Edition from 4LTR Press combines an easy-reference, paperback textbook with Chapter Review Cards, and an innovative online experience – all at an affordable price. New for this edition, students can study RELG: World anywhere, anytime, and on most devices with RELG: World Online. With the intuitive StudyBits™ feature, students study more effectively and can visually monitor their own progress. Coupled with straightforward course management, assessment, and analytics for instructors, RELG: World with RELG Online engages students of all generations and learning styles, and integrates seamlessly into your World Religions course. Learn more about the unique traditions, rituals and holidays of each world religion, and watch author-created slideshows of the various holy sites. Interactive maps and figures and timelines help reinforce what students have read and prepare them for exams.
"I like the online quizzes. They are very helpful. So are the chapter review cards. I use them before each exam."
— Elizabeth Marcotte, University of Massachusetts
1. Beginning Your Study of World Religions. 2. Encountering Indigenous Religions: Ways to Tribal Life. 3. Encountering Hinduism: Many Paths to Liberation. 4. Encountering Jainism: The Austere Way to Liberation. 5. Encountering Buddhism: The Middle Path to Liberation. 6. Encountering Sikhism: The Way of God’s Name. 7. Encountering Daoism and Confucianism: Two Views of the Eternal Way. 8. Encountering Shinto: The Way of the Kami. 9. Encountering Zoroastrianism: The Way of the One Wise Lord. 10. Encountering Judaism: The Way of God’s People. 11. Encountering Christianity: The Way of Jesus Christ. 12. Encountering Islam: The Straight Path of the One God. 13. Encountering New Religious Movements: Modern Ways to Alternative Meanings.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
Everything you need for your course in one place! This collection of book specific lecture and class tools is available online via www.cengage.com/login. Access and download PowerPoint presentations, images, instructor’s manul and more.Cengage Testing, powered by Cognero® Instant Access (ISBN-10: 1305672356 | ISBN-13: 9781305672352)
Created through a deep investigation of students' challenges and workflows both broadly and in World Religions, RELG: World Online enables students to study how and when they want−including on their devices! Interact with photos and videos depicting the various aspects of each religion, and test how much you already know with interactive exhibits and matching activities. With the unique StudyBits™ functionality, students easily collect notes and create StudyBits™ from interactive content to collect what’s important. With intuitive tagging and filtering options, they maximize their study efforts as they make and review flashcards, take practice quizzes, view related content and track their progress all in one place! Coupled with straightforward course management, assessment, and analytics for instructors, RELG: World with RELG Online engages students of all generations and learning styles, and integrates seamlessly into your World Religions course and sets the stage for thinking critically about world religions.
RELG: World Online allows easy exploration of the RELG: World anywhere, anytime - including on your device! Collect your notes and create StudyBits™ from interactive content as you go to remember what’s important. Then, either use preset study resources, or personalize the product through easy-to-use tags and filters to prioritize your study time. Make and review flashcards, review related content, connect with classmates and track your progress with Concept Tracker. Add in access to assignments and documents from your instructor, and you have everything you need in one place and always accessible!