Karen Armstrong

Karen Armstrong is a world renowned scholar of comparative religions, a
bestselling author, and winner of a 2008 TED (Technology, Entertainment,
Design) award for her interfaith “Charter of Compassion,” which
encourages religious traditions to apply shared moral values in support
of global understanding. Among her bestselling books are The Great
Transformation: The Beginning of Our Religious Traditions
; The Battle
for God: Fundamentalism in Judaism, Christianity and Islam
; A
History of God: The 4000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam
.