The purely multicultural survey of validated and "new" American religions, this exhaustive three-volume encyclopedia explores the interesting interactions among faith and ethnicity, gender, regionalism, and renowned culture.
• greater than one hundred twenty essays overlaying nearly each faith in America
• a professional panel of editorial board contributors and participants on each significant faith within the United States
• Richly illustrated pictures depicting a variety of spiritual figures and actions, in addition to major non secular websites within the United States
• a whole quantity of basic resource records illustrating the spiritual range in American tradition, together with Cecil B. DeMille's essay "The display as spiritual instructor" in addition to extra traditional fabrics on Christian technology, the hot Age, and Buddhism