Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Vocation
Karlstad University, Faculty of Arts and Education, Centrum för genusforskning. Karlstad University, Faculty of Arts and Education, Department of Culture and Gender studies.
Vanderbilt University, TN, US.
2010 (English)In: The Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press , 2010Chapter in book (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

The Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity is an authoritative reference guide that enables college and seminary students, their teachers, and Christian clergy to reflect critically upon all aspects of Christianity from its origins to the present day. Written by a team of 800 scholars and practitioners from around the world, the volume reflects the plurality of Christianity throughout its history. Key Features of The Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity: *Offers a presentation of the Christian beliefs and practices of all major Christian traditions in each continents and each nation *Highlights the different understandings of Christian beliefs and practices in different historical, cultural, religious, denominational, and secular contexts *Includes entries on methodology and the plurality of approaches that are used in the study of Christianity *Combines several approaches -- - including anthropological, cultural studies, ecumenical, and interfaith -- - to each Christian tradition *Respects each Christian tradition, through the self-presentation of Christianity in each country or Christian tradition *Includes clusters of entries on beliefs and practices, each presenting the understanding of a given Christian belief or practice in different historical and contemporary contexts *Demonstrates the relationship and interaction of Christianity with other religious traditions in various parts of the world *Provides a full bibliography on all topics covered in the volume

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press , 2010.
National Category
Religious Studies
Research subject
Religious Studies and Theology
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:kau:diva-10159ISBN: 9780521527859 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kau-10159DiVA, id: diva2:493680
Available from: 2012-02-08 Created: 2012-02-08 Last updated: 2018-03-22Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

No full text in DiVA

Authority records BETA

Nahnfeldt, Cecilia

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Nahnfeldt, Cecilia
By organisation
Centrum för genusforskningDepartment of Culture and Gender studies
Religious Studies

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

isbn
urn-nbn

Altmetric score

isbn
urn-nbn
Total: 92 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf