I have spent long time traveling in Iran, and many images you will see in the course, are my own. This is very disappointing, especially considering Ms Rose is an associate professor of religious studies and should understand how important it is to be able to look up people, eras or theories without having to thumb through all the pages. Revisado en Canadá el 25 de febrero de 2018, Revisado en México el 20 de enero de 2020. Despite the small number of its followers today, Zoroastrianism has played a crucial role in the history of human thought and civilization. Precios bajos en productos revisados por Amazon. Rose has read widely round the subject, engaging with important primary and secondary sources and rendering her thorough treatment of Zoroastrianism fully up-to-date. This is a book one wants to read from beginning to end without putting it down. I am an MA student at the Iranian Studies Department of the Yerevan State University, specializing in Middle Persian literature and Zoroastrian religion. By completing the course, you will have a basic understanding of the main tenets of the classical Zoroastrianism (as described in the 9-11th centuries CE Zoroastrian Middle Persian literature), its place among other world-religions, its similarities with the latter, the main and reliable sources for further study, etc. My main goal in creating this course on Zoroastrianism is to help English-speaking students to learn about this ancient and admirable religion. No se ha podido añadir el producto a la lista de deseos. Los apartados históricos pasan a un segundo plano, pero son muy importantes para comprenderlo todo. Then I noticed the book pages also have no page numbers! Instead of 'An introduction', a better subtitle would be 'An encyclopedic guide'. Descárgate una de las apps de Kindle gratuitas para comenzar a leer libros Kindle en tu smartphone, tablet u ordenador. Two prominent Iranian empires, Achaemenids and Sasanians, which have played an immensely important role in the history of the Ancient and Late Antique worlds, had Zoroastrianism as their official religion. Para navegar fuera de este carrusel, usa tu tecla de acceso rápido de encabezados para navegar hacia el encabezado siguiente o anterior. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. o afiliados. I particularly welcomed her valuable discussion of Zoroastrianism in Central Asia. All in all, the book is a fine example of considered synthesis and compression. Professor Jenny Rose provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to Zoroastrianism that helps the reader realize the significant of Zoroastrian principles and its history. But Jenny Rose's excellent and highly informative book is a most impressive response to the challenge. No es necesario ningún dispositivo Kindle. Para calcular la clasificación global de estrellas y el desglose porcentual por estrella, no utilizamos un promedio simple. I am intimately acquainted with the remarkable and ancient culture of Iran, as well as its modern developments. She is the author of The Image of Zoroaster: The Persian Mage Through European Eyes (2000). In this course I have tried to present and discuss some of the core aspects of the classical Zoroastrianism, like the Creation Myth, the Structure of the Universe, and the interesting biography of the founder of this religion, Zoroaster (Zarathushtra). Get your team access to 5,000+ top Udemy courses anytime, anywhere. Zoroastrianism is one of the world's great ancient religions. También analiza las reseñas para verificar la fiabilidad. Rose adopts a refreshingly new approach that is both matter of fact in style and thoughtfully conceived, as well as being derived from the best new scholarly work of recent decades.' Zoroastrianism: An Introduction (I.B.Tauris Introductions to Religion). Zoroastrianism is one of the world's great ancient religions. Besides that, Zoroastrianism has played a tremendous role in shaping the Iranian identity. Los clientes de Amazon Prime disfrutan de Envío en 1 día GRATIS en dos millones de productos y Envío en 2 o 3 días en millones de productos más, Acceso a series y películas en Prime Video, incluyendo las series Amazon Originals, más de 2 millones de canciones y cientos de listas de reproducción sin publicidad con Prime Music, cientos de eBooks en Prime Reading, Acceso Prioritario a las Ofertas flash y Almacenamiento de fotos gratis e ilimitado en Amazon Drive. Una vez que hayas visto páginas de detalles del producto, busca aquí la manera más fácil de navegar hasta las páginas en las que estás interesado. Se ha producido un error. An introduction to the history and mythology of the classical Zoroastrian religion, Concluding remarks on Zoroaster's mythical biography, The Historical circumstances of Zoroaster's Biography, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate, Students of Ancient or Late Antique History. - The Bookseller, 18 March 2011. In present-day Iran, significant communities of Zoroastrians (who take their name from the founder of the faith, the remarkable religious reformer Zoroaster) still practise the rituals and teach the moral precepts that once undergirded the officially state-sanctioned faith of the mighty Sasanian empire. Revisado en Alemania el 22 de junio de 2020. En su lugar, nuestro sistema considera aspectos como lo reciente que es la reseña y si el reseñador compró el artículo en Amazon. An introduction, Revisado en Reino Unido el 22 de enero de 2013. Two prominent Iranian empires, Achaemenids and Sasanians, which have played an immensely important role in the history of the Ancient and Late Antique worlds, had Zoroastrianism as their official religion. Recently my university published my book in Armenian, entitled "Introduction into Pahlavi studies" (2018), in which along with a summary of Zoroastrian religion and Middle Persian literature, I have presented the translation of several Middle Persian texts to the Armenian public. - Alan Williams, Professor of Iranian Studies & Comparative Religion, University of Manchester; 'I.B.Tauris' recent An Introduction series to the major world religions and belief systems are among the most useful and well written for students up to undergraduate level.' In this course we are going to explore one of the most ancient and important religions of the world, Zoroastrianism. Such ideas as "Heaven and Hell", the "Evil counterpart of the God (Satan)", the "Savior at the end of times" have been an existential and inseparable part of its dogma and theology. Esta función de compra continuará cargando productos cuando se presione la tecla Intro. This new, thorough and wide-ranging introduction will appeal to anyone interested in discovering more about the faith that bequeathed the contrasting words 'Magi' and 'magic', and whose adherents still live according to the code of 'Good Thoughts, Good Words, Good Deeds.' Revisado en Canadá el 21 de agosto de 2017. Unfortunately, there is no index and the table of contents has no page numbers. Most people know little about this important religious tradition. El libro no cuenta con los números de página. Una visión general divulgativa pero con historia. Prueba a realizar la solicitud de nuevo. Productos que has visto recientemente y recomendaciones destacadas, Selecciona el departamento que quieras buscar. I don't think I have ever read a book without page numbers. Sobre todo es un manual de cómo entender actualmente el zoroastrismo-mazdeísmo, los problemas a los que se enfrenta el creyente y la difusión de la creencia. Besides that, Zoroastrianism has played a … Encuentra todos los libros, lee sobre el autor y más. Por favor, inténtalo de nuevo más tarde. Review of Jenny Rose, Zoroastrianism. The book is packed with information - much of it of a kind one does not expect or desire to find in an introduction. - Almut Hintze, Zartoshty Professor of Zoroastrianism, SOAS, University of London; 'It is a tall order to explain and summarize well such a polyglot scriptural and religious tradition as Zoroastrianism, with its 3000 years of history extending across so much of Asia and on into the global diaspora. But there are also significant Zoroastrian communities to be found elsewhere, such as in the USA, Britain and Canada, where western cultural contexts have shaped the religion in intriguing ways and directions. Todos los derechos reservados. Particularly discouraging is the way technical terms, in whatever variety of Iranian language, are introduced once and freely used forever after.