DK Publishing tackles topics where many fear to tread and the result is always impressive, accurate, and interesting. DK lays out the major religions of the world in a clear, comparative format geared toward elementary to middle grades. Using charts, simple imagery, and clear, unbiased language, the whole family or class can learn about religions of the world. It explores why people believe what they do, the evolution of religion, and even some information about philosophy. Many adults will appreciate this book, too, and we all just might learn a little something along the way.
What do you believe? Do you know why you believe what you do?
What Do You Believe? introduces readers to the many religions of the world and its equally numerous philosophies, from global religions such as Christianity, Judaism, Islam, and Buddhism, to lesser-known faiths, and from ancient philosophers such as Socrates, Aristotle, and Plato, to modern thinkers such as Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Kant, and Sartre.