Melton's encyclopedia of American religions / J. Gordon Melton, editor in chief ; James Beverley, associate editor ; Constance Jones, assistant editor ; Pamela S. Nadell, assistant editor.
Contributor(s): Melton, J. Gordon [editor.] | Beverley, James [editor.] | Jones, Constance [editor.] | Nadell, Pamela Susan [editor.] | Gale (Firm).Series: Gale eBooks.Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, Copyright date: �2017Edition: Ninth edition.Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes).Content type: text | text Media type: computer | computer Carrier type: online resource | online resourceISBN: 9781414462653.Subject(s): Sects -- United States | Cults -- United States | Sects -- United States -- Directories | Cults -- United States -- Directories | Sects -- Canada | Cults -- Canada | Sects -- Canada -- Directories | Cults -- Canada -- Directories | United States -- Religion | Canada -- ReligionGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Melton's encyclopedia of American religions.DDC classification: 200.973/03 Online resources: Available online to NMC users; click to view.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
volume 1. United States -- volume 2. Canada.
Comprehensive coverage of more than 2,300 North American religious groups in the U.S. and Canada -- from Adventists to Zen Buddhists. Information is presented in two distinct sections, essays and directory listings describing the historical development of religious families and providing factual information about each group within those families. Includes, when available, rubrics for membership figures, educational facilities and periodicals.
Description based on print version record.