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What Do You Believe?: Big Questions about Religion

What Do You Believe?: Big Questions about Religion
 

Looks at basic teachings, practices of world faiths, philosophy, and more, and delves into the meaning and purpose of life. This book promotes understanding, tolerance, and respect for people whatever they believe.

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ISBN 9781465443861
Barcode 9781465443861
Published 19 January 2016 by DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By DK
Other Bhattacharya, Sreshtha
Series Big Questions
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ISBN-13 9781465443861
ISBN-10 146544386X
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
Imprint DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Publication Date 19 January 2016
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By DK
Other Bhattacharya, Sreshtha
Series Big Questions
Category Religious Education / World Faiths
Number of Pages 96
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 272mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 408g
Interest Age 5-12 years
Reading Age 5-12 years
Library of Congress History, Religions, Faith, Religions - History, Juvenile works
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 200
Catalogue Code 627388

Description of this Book

Religion, morality, science, and the afterlife are complex and often misunderstood subjects. What Do You Believe? is a dynamic and clear text that brings together a variety of ideas of on religion. They are clearly presented for children to understand in a clear, unbiased text, and key concepts are broken down into manageable chunks of information with keywords that are simply explained. What Do You Believe? looks at basic teachings, practices of world faiths, philosophy, and more, and delves into the meaning and purpose of life. This book promotes understanding, tolerance, and respect for people whatever they believe.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review The graphically bold format which mixes photographs, cartoons, and sidebars will keep kids' attention, whether they are seeking truth, knowledge, or more to ponder. Publishers Weekly As an introduction to myriad ways people around the world choose to live and think, it's worthy reading material for any age. Tribune Newspapers This slim book goes beyond the standard comparative religion format to address questions of philosophy and belief that readers, both those with and without religious identification, will find thought-provoking. School Library Journal

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Author's Bio

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products. Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK's extensive children's list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO(R) books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.

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