© 1999

Mastering World Religions

  • Authors


  • Easytofollow, comprehensive and clearly explained
    Well illustrated
    An ideal course companion and revision guide
    Comprehensive coverage of the rites of passages and festivals enables the book to be used for multicultural education

Part of the Macmillan Master Series book series (MMS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Judaism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ray Colledge
      Pages 3-12
    3. Ray Colledge
      Pages 13-19
    4. Ray Colledge
      Pages 20-23
    5. Ray Colledge
      Pages 24-34
    6. Ray Colledge
      Pages 35-40
    7. Back Matter
      Pages 41-49
  3. Christianity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Ray Colledge
      Pages 53-59
    3. Ray Colledge
      Pages 60-65
    4. Ray Colledge
      Pages 66-73
    5. Ray Colledge
      Pages 74-82
    6. Ray Colledge
      Pages 90-93
    7. Ray Colledge
      Pages 94-101
    8. Back Matter
      Pages 102-111
  4. Islam

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Ray Colledge
      Pages 115-118
    3. Ray Colledge
      Pages 119-121

About this book


In one book, all the essential information to learn about six of the main religions - Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism and Sikhism.

* A complete, self-contained, well illustrated course for individual study or classroom use
* Help for students to pass exams - suitable for GCSE and as an introduction to A-Level
* Ideal general reading for anyone who wants to understand the basic beliefs and practices of the religions featured
* Ideal for liberal and general studies courses, and for multicultural education
* Includes material on items of human interest to help enthuse and inspire the reader.


Christianity General Certificate of Secondary Education (GSCE) Islam world religions world religions

About the authors

RAY COLLEDGE has had many years experience of teaching a wide range of subjects including Religious Studies, to all ages and abilities, in schools, 'crammer' colleges, adult education and further education. He is a lay reader in the Church of England and a Christian counsellor.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Mastering World Religions
  • Authors Ray Colledge
  • Series Title Macmillan Master Series
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1999
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection History (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-68107-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-349-14329-0
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 304
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics Biblical Studies
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