In this new sixth edition James Sire offers additional student-friendly features to his concise, easily understood introductions to theism, deism, naturalism, Marxism, nihilism, existentialism, Eastern monism, New Age philosophy and postmodernism. Included in this expanded format are a chapter on Islam and informative sidebars throughout.
- Tapestry of Grace families: This excellent resource for rhetoric students provides integral background information for three disciplines: History, Literature, and Worldview Studies. Referenced in Years 1 and 2, this book is assigned as part of the summer reading assignment before Year 3. In Year 3, it is assigned for 2 weeks in Unit 1, 1 week in Unit 2, and 1 week in Unit 4; the rest of the book will be assigned in Year 4.