The Great Transformation: The Beginning of Our Religious Traditions

Author Karen Armstrong talked about her book The Great Transformation: The Beginning of Our Religious Traditions, published by Knopf. She… read more

The Great Transformation: The Beginning of Our Religious Traditions Author Karen Armstrong talked about her book The Great Transformation: The Beginning of Our Religious Traditions, published by Knopf. She described what she considers the evolution of the four biggest world religions and their traditions. She recounted the history of Confucianism, Daoism, Hinduism, Buddhism and Monotheism, examining the link she sees between violence and religion and analyzing religion as it relates to politics. After her presentation she answered audience members' questions. close

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The Great Transformation: The Beginning of Our Religious Traditions

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 16, 2006 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 14, 2006 | 7:14am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 16, 2006 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 16, 2006 | 6:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 23, 2006 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 14, 2006 | 7:14am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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