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Kurian, George Thomas

Overview
Works: 191 works in 933 publications in 2 languages and 32,179 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Reference works  Dictionaries  Chronologies  Handbooks and manuals  Software  Juvenile works  Maps 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Publishing director
Classifications: HA202, 310
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Most widely held works by George Thomas Kurian
The encyclopedia of the Third World by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

49 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 2,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Datapedia of the United States, 1790-2000 : America year by year by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,920 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 1,364 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]
The new book of world rankings by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

24 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide to world rankings of more than 200 countries in terms of population, wealth, crime, technology, sports, finance, geography, culture and hundreds of other subject areas
World Christian encyclopedia : a comparative study of churches and religions in the modern world, AD 1900-2000 by David B Barrett( Book )

44 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 1,242 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
The encyclopedia of the Republican Party by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

28 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four volume set. First two volumes are based on the Republican Party. Second two volumes are based on the Democratic Party
The illustrated book of world rankings by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

26 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying CD-ROM has listings of world rankings in multiple areas
Datapedia of the United States : American history in numbers by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,030 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
Encyclopedia of the Third World by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

61 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 736 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 715 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 education encyclopedia by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World encyclopedia of parliaments and legislatures( Book )

17 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of American studies( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 674 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 )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 655 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 by George Thomas Kurian( Book )

16 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopedia of political science( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 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 )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 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.

Kurian George Babu Thomas 1931-....

Kurian, George T.

Kurian, George T. 1931-

Kurian, George T. (George Thomas)

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

Kurian, George Thomas

Languages
English (378)

Hebrew (1)

Covers
A historical guide to the U.S. governmentWorld Christian encyclopedia : a comparative study of churches and religions in the modern world, AD 1900-2000The encyclopedia of the Republican PartyThe illustrated book of world rankingsDatapedia of the United States : American history in numbersTimetables of world literatureWorld encyclopedia of parliaments and legislaturesEncyclopedia of American studiesThe encyclopedia of political science