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Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey

Overview
Works: 163 works in 1,074 publications in 9 languages and 25,089 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Comparative studies  Quotations  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sacred books  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Author of introduction, Other, Director, Speaker, Compiler, Publishing director
Classifications: BL80.2, 291
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Most widely held works about Edward Geoffrey Parrinder
 
Most widely held works by Edward Geoffrey Parrinder
African mythology by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

80 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 3,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the mythology of Sub-Saharan Africa, including beliefs on creation, birth, death, and oracles, with texts of some legends and animal fables
World religions : from ancient history to the present by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 2,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise study of religions from around the world, discussing the history, beliefs, and social background of each religion
A dictionary of non-Christian religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

33 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam ... are stressed."
African traditional religion by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

74 editions published between 1954 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jie shao le fei zhou zong jiao xin yang, fa shu, ge zhong zong jiao xin yang de li shi
Jesus in the Qurʼan by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

61 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written for both Christians and Muslims, for specialists as well as general readers, this book offers a study of Qur'anic teachings about the birth, life, work, death and resurrection of Jesus. The author explores all 93 verses in the Qur'an in which Jesus is mentioned, setting them in the context of the work as a whole and drawing parallels with the Christian gospels wherever possible
Mysticism in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion: Sufism and Mysticism
Sex in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worship in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

24 editions published between 1961 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The faiths of mankind; a guide to the world's living religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upanishads, Gītā and Bible; a comparative study of Hindu and Christian Scriptures by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

28 editions published between 1962 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative religion by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

34 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The indestructible soul; the nature of man and life after death in Indian thought by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to Asian religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

19 editions published between 1957 and 1976 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexual morality in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and Russian and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral, seksuel praksis og traditioner i de store religioner
A Dictionary of religious & spiritual quotations by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion in an African city by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

29 editions published between 1953 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religions of the world, from primitive beliefs to modern faiths by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing from archaeological findings, literature, and art the authors explore the origins, beliefs, practices, and history of the world's religions
West African religion, a study of the beliefs and practices of Akan, Ewe, Yoruba, Ibo, and kindred peoples by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

29 editions published between 1901 and 2014 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bhagavad Gita : a verse translation [from the Sanskrit] by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Bhagavad Gita, the Lord's Song, is the best known and most widely read Hindu scripture in the Western world." "Professor Parrinder, a well-known writer in the field, provides a new verse translation that is both accessible and faithful to the original Sanskrit text. With its introduction, appendix and a helpful marginal commentary, this is an ideal edition for the non-specialist and student alike."--Jacket
The Routledge dictionary of religious & spiritual quotations by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of quotations from religious literature, organized by topic, includes selections from the Bible, Koran, Zoroastrian Gathas, Hindu Vedas, Buddhist Dhammapada, the Chinese Tao Te Ching, and more
 
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World religions : from ancient history to the present
Alternative Names
Geoffrey Parrinder British academic

Parrinder, E. G.

Parrinder E. G. 1910-2005

Parrinder, E. Geoffrey (Edward Geoffrey)

Parrinder, Edward G. 1910-2005

Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey.

Parrinder Edward Geoffrey 1910-2005

Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey Simons

Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey Simons 1910-2005

Parrinder, G.

Parrinder, G. 1910-2005

Parrinder, Geoffrey

Parrinder, Geoffrey 1910-2005

Парриндер, Джеффри

بارندر، جفري

بارندر، جيفري، 1910-

بارندر، جيفري، و. 1910

جفري بارندر، 1910-

جفري بارندر، و. 1910

파린더, 에드워드 지오프레이 1910-2005

파린더, 지오프레이 1910-2005

パリンダー, ジェフリー

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Jesus in the QurʼanMysticism in the world's religionsComparative religionSexual morality in the world's religionsThe Bhagavad Gita : a verse translation [from the Sanskrit]The Routledge dictionary of religious & spiritual quotations