REL 402 - World's Living Religions

Class Notes and Supplementary Texts


The following notes are provided as a supplement to the REL 107 and REL 402 courses.
They are intended to supplement, not replace, the readings from the text book.
Other documents relating to various religions and NRMs can be found on the Documents Page
Comments or questions should be sent to : Dr. Rollinson

Week 1
Notes for Week 1
Notes on WorldView
Notes on WorldView, part 2
Week 2 - Judaism
Week 3 - Zoroastrianism, Samaritans, Messianic Judaism
Week 4 - Christianity
Christian Denominations
Christian Leaders
Eusebius' Account of the Conversion of Constantine
Week 5 - New Religious Movements derived from Christianity
NRMs derived from Christianity
Week 6 - Islam
Notes on Islam
Notes on the Nation of Islam
Week 7 - Druze, Baha'i, Nation of Islam
Notes on the Druze
Notes on Baha'i
Week 8 - Hinduism
Notes on Hinduism
Notes on Hindu deities
Notes on ISKON
Week 9 - Buddhism
Notes on Buddhism in Japan
Notes on Zen Buddhism
Week 10 - Jainism
Notes on Jainism
Week 11 - Sikhism
Notes on Sikhism
Week 12 - Chinese Traditional Religion, Confucianism, Taoism
Notes on the History of China
Notes on Chinese Traditional Religion
Notes on Chinese Festivals
Notes on Confucianism
Notes on Taoism
The Tao of Breathing, by Geoff Dawson
The Tao of the Self, by Stan Rosenthal
Tao : The Gateless Gate, part 1, by Stan Rosenthal
Tao : The Gateless Gate, part 2, by Stan Rosenthal
Tao : The Gateless Gate, part 3, by Stan Rosenthal
The Tao Teh Ching, part 1, translated by Stan Rosenthal
The Tao Teh Ching, part 2, translated by Stan Rosenthal
The Tao Teh Ching, part 3, translated by Stan Rosenthal
The Tao Teh Ching, part 4, translated by Stan Rosenthal
The Tao Teh Ching, part 5, translated by Stan Rosenthal
The Tao Teh Ching, translated by Peter Merel
Week 13 - Japanese Religions
Shinto
Buddhism in Japan
Zen Buddhism
Notes on Christianity in Japan
Week 14 - Indigenous Religions, Rastafaris
Notes on the Navajo Religion
Notes on the Hopi Religion
Notes on the Zuni Religion
Week 15 - New Religious Movements
Notes on ISKON

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