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Kurian, George Thomas

Overview
Works: 194 works in 709 publications in 1 language and 24,493 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Reference works  Dictionaries  Chronologies  Handbooks and manuals  Software  Juvenile works  Maps 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer
Classifications: HA202, 317.3
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Most widely held works by George Thomas Kurian
Datapedia of the United States, 1790-2000 : America year by year by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Datapedia of the United States presents the most significant historical statistics of the United States in 23 selected areas from 1776 to 1990. In some areas, such as demography, where projections are possible, the data are extended to 2010"--Page ix
A historical guide to the U.S. government by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume "presents a composite profile of the U.S.-government through a history of the various departments and agencies that constitute it."--Preface, p. [vii]
World Christian encyclopedia : a comparative study of churches and religions in the modern world, AD 1900-2000 by David B Barrett( Book )

41 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comprehensive overview of the world's largest religion in all its many versions and in both its religious and secular contexts. The Encyclopedia presents and analyzes an unmatched wealth of information about the extent, status, and characteristics of twentieth-century Christianity worldwide. It takes full account of Christianity's ecclesiastical branches, subdivisions, and denominations, and treats Christianity in relation to other faiths and the secular realm. It offers an unparalleled comparative study of churches and religions throughout the modern world. This new edition features a vast range of new and previously unpublished data on the current global situation of Christianity, on religion in general, and on the political, demographic, economic, and social characteristics of the world's cultures and peoples in 238 countries. Each volume is filled with essential information, from historical surveys of denominations to country-by-country profiles of churches and believers. The text sets the cxurrent status of Christianity into a rich historical context, and assesses current trends and future directions. Many tables, charts, diagrams, photographs, a directory of names and organizations, a glossary, index, and other features ensure accessbility for specialists and non-specialists alike. The Encyclopedia will be of great value to academics of many disciplines, clergy, administrators, and those who work in Christian and other religious organizations around the world, as well as to anyone interested in current affairs
World education encyclopedia by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timetables of world literature by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles world literature from the Classical Age through the twentieth century, discussing literary developments and the relationship between literature and the political and social climate of each historical period
World encyclopedia of parliaments and legislatures( Book )

17 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of American studies( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains about 660 alphabetically arranged articles in which specialists and scholars examine topics related to American studies, providing diverse perspectives on American history, culture, and society, and includes a comprehensive index
World encyclopedia of cities by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entry for each city includes a map of the city, basic data, and information about environment, weather, population, ethnic composition, government, public finance, economy, labor, education, libraries, health, transportation, housing, crime, religion, media, and travel and tourism
World press encyclopedia( Book )

13 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrated book of world rankings by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying CD-ROM has listings of world rankings in multiple areas
World encyclopedia of police forces and penal systems by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of the First World by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

12 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of the Second World by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dækker den kommunistiske verden: Albanien, Bulgarien, Kina, Tjekkoslovakiet, DDR, Ungarn, Mongoliet, Polen, Rumænien, Sovjetunionen og Jugoslavien
The encyclopedia of Christian literature( Book )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering 2,000 years, The Encyclopedia of Christian Literature is the first encyclopedia devoted to Christian writers and books. In addition to an overview of the Christian literature, this two-volume set also includes 40 essays on the principal genres of Christian literature and more than 400 bio-bibliographical essays describing the principal writers and their works. These essays examine the evolution of Christian thought as reflected in the literature of every age. The companion volume also features bibliographies, an index, a timeline of Christian Literature, and a list of the greatest Christian authors. --from publisher description
Datapedia of the United States : American history in numbers by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents available data and statistics on social, economic, political, and cultural developments in such areas as energy, housing, and health care
Glossary of the Third World : words for understanding Third World peoples & cultures by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical and cultural dictionary of India by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of the world's nations and cultures( Book )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprising an extensive overhaul of the original Encyclopedia of the World's Nations, this edition provides concise and objective descriptions of the dominant political, economic, social, and cultural systems of the countries of the world. It features 193 country-by-country surveys in 40 separate categories, as well as tables, charts, and lists that are linked with narrative accounts of each nation's peoples, history, government, society, and culture
The encyclopedia of political science( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopedia of political science offers a comprehensive and in-depth exploration of the central ideas, ideologies, and frameworks underlying the study of politics, and highlights the intersections of politics with philosophy, cultural studies, sociology, religion, psychology, history, and economics. Explore wide range of concepts and frameworks, both Western and non-Western, national and international. Utilize a thematic table of contents that maps major subfields and topics in politics. Search through over 1,500 A to Z signed entries by contributors from over 30 countries
The AMA dictionary of business and management by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides clear, authoritative explanations of more than 6,000 key terms from all areas of business, including management, strategy, finance, human resources, economics, marketing, sales, insurance, and international business
 
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A historical guide to the U.S. government
Alternative Names
Kurian, G. 1931-

Kurian, G. B. T.

Kurian, G. B. T. 1931-

Kurian, G. B. T. (George Babu Thomas)

Kurian, G.B.T. (George Babu Thomas), 1931-

Kurian, G. T.

Kurian, G. T. 1931-

Kurian, George.

Kurian George 1931-....

Kurian, George Babu Thomas.

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Kurian, George T.

Kurian, George T. 1931-

Kurian, George T. (George Thomas)

Kurian, George T. (George Thomas), 1931-

Kurian, George Thomas

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Languages
English (223)

Covers
A historical guide to the U.S. governmentWorld Christian encyclopedia : a comparative study of churches and religions in the modern world, AD 1900-2000Timetables of world literatureWorld encyclopedia of parliaments and legislaturesEncyclopedia of American studiesThe illustrated book of world rankingsThe encyclopedia of Christian literatureDatapedia of the United States : American history in numbers