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Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey

Overview
Works: 195 works in 1,025 publications in 4 languages and 28,641 library holdings
Genres: Comparative studies  Dictionaries  Quotations  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Honoree, Author of introduction, Compiler, Director, Speaker, Publishing director
Classifications: BL80.2, 291
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Most widely held works by Edward Geoffrey Parrinder
African mythology by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
59 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 3,303 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 ( Book )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and held by 2,133 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 )
29 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam ... are stressed."
African traditional religion by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
63 editions published between 1954 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesus in the Qurʼan by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
49 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,206 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
Religion in Africa by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
21 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mysticism in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
West African religion, a study of the beliefs and practices of Akan, Ewe, Yoruba, Ibo, and kindred peoples by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
52 editions published between 1901 and 1978 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Witchcraft: European and African by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
26 editions published between 1958 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sex in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avatar and incarnation by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
22 editions published between 1970 and 1997 in English and German and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Worship in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
20 editions published between 1961 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The faiths of mankind; a guide to the world's living religions by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upanishads, Gītā and Bible; a comparative study of Hindu and Christian Scriptures by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
21 editions published between 1962 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Dictionary of religious & spiritual quotations by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comparative religion by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
27 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sexual morality in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The indestructible soul; the nature of man and life after death in Indian thought by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
8 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religions of the world, from primitive beliefs to modern faiths ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 486 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
Introduction to Asian religions by Geoffrey Parrinder ( Book )
14 editions published between 1957 and 1976 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Parrinder, E. G.
Parrinder, E. G. 1910-2005
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، و. 1910
جفري بارندر، و. 1910
パリンダー, ジェフリー
Languages
English (463)
German (2)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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