Religious, Philosophical, Ethical, and Poetic References
Armstrong, Karen (1994) A History of God: The 4000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam. NY: Alfred A. Knopf.
Aslan, Reza (2010) Beyond Fundamentalism: Confronting Religious Extremism in the age of Globalization. NY: Random House.
Bennett, William. (1993) The Book of Virtues:A Treasury of Great Moral Stories. NY: Simon & Schuster.
Bloom, Martin (1975) The Paradox of Helping:Introduction to the Philosophy of Scientific Practice.NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Bowker, John, Ed. (1997) The Oxford Dictionary of World Religions. NY: Oxford University Press.
Bunyon, John (1997) The Pilgrim's Progress. Rockport, MA: Element, Inc.
Doniger, Wendy, Consulting Editor (1999) Merriam Webster's Encyclopeida of World Religions. Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, Inc.
Flynn, Mike & Gregg, Doug (1993) Inner Healing:A Handbook for Helping Yourself and Others.Downers Grove, Illinois: InterVarsity Press.
Gibran, Kahlil (1966) The Prophet. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. (78th printing since 1923 copyright)
Ingram, David Bruce and Parks, Jennifer A. (2002) The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Ethics. Indianapolis, IN: Alpha Books.
Jones, Laurie Beth. (1992) Jesus CEO: Using Ancient Wisdom for Visionary Leadership. NY: Hyperion.
Jordan, Michael. (1993) Encyclopedia of Gods. NY: Facts on File, Inc.
Kushner, Harold S. (1981) When Bad Things Happen to Good People. NY: Schoken Books.
Marshall, Catherine (1978) The Helper. Old Tappan, NJ: Fleming H. Revell Co.
Nietzsche, Friedrich (1987) Beyond Good and Evil. Middlesex, England: Penguin Classics
Novak, Philip (1994) The World's Wisdom. San Francisco, CA: HarperSanFrancisco.
Parrinder, Geoffrey (1971) World Religions: From Ancient History to the Present. NY: Facts on File.
Peck, M. Scott (1978) The Road Less Traveled:A New Psychology of Love, Traditional Values and Spiritual Growth. NY: Simon and Schuster Publishers.
Pelikan, Jaroslaw (1990) The World Treasury of Modern Religious Thought. Boston, MA: Little, Brown & Company.
Prothero, Stephen (2010) God is Not One: The Eight Rival Religions that Run the World--and Why Their Differences Matter. NY: Harper One.
Renard, John (2002) The Handy Religion Answer Book. Detroit, MI: Visible Ink Press.
Rosen, Stanley (Ed) (2000) The Examined Life:Readings from Western Philosophers from Plato to Kant. NY: Random House.
See also the religious section of this website for references specific to Buddhism, Hinduism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam.