The Varieties Of Religious Experience

The Varieties of Religious Experience
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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013-03-01

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1982-01-01

This collection defining documents from one of America's most influential thinkers presents Pragmatism in its entirety, James's seminal set of lectures in which he argues in his witty and limpid style for the "reasonableness of ordinary experience." Also gathered here are selections from James's other formative works, including The Meaning

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-07-26

'Is life worth living? Yes, a thousand times yes when the world still holds such spirits as Professor James.' - Gertrude Stein A classic of American thought, William James’ The Varieties of Religious Experience is an extraordinary study of human spirituality in all its forms and one of the

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Modern Library
  • Release Date : 2000-11-01

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all time The Varieties of Religious Experience is certainly the most notable of all books in the field of the psychology of religion and probably destined to be the most influential [one] written on religion in the

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Release Date : 2018-05-11

The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature is a book by Harvard University psychologist and philosopher William James. It comprises his edited Gifford Lectures on natural theology, which were delivered at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland in 1901 and 1902. The lectures concerned the nature of religion and

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Cosimo, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007-09-01

First published in 1905, The Varieties of Religious Experience is a collection of lectures given at the University of Edinburgh in 1901 and 1902. William James was a psychologist, and as such, his interest in religion was not that of a theologian but of a scientist. In these twenty lectures, he discusses the

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-06-14

'By their fruits ye shall know them, not by their roots.' The Varieties of Religious Experience (1902) is William James's classic survey of religious belief in its most personal, and often its most heterodox, aspects. Asking questions such as how we define evil to ourselves, the difference between a healthy

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Varieties of Religion Today
  • Author : Charles Taylor
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2002

A hundred years after William James delivered the celebrated lectures that became The Varieties of Religious Experience, one of the foremost thinkers in the English-speaking world returns to the questions posed in James's masterpiece to clarify the circumstances and conditions of religion in our day. An elegant mix of the

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The Varieties of Nonreligious Experience
  • Author : Jerome P. Baggett
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-09

A fascinating exploration of the breadth of social, emotional, and spiritual experiences of atheists in America Self-identified atheists make up roughly 5 percent of the American religious landscape, comprising a larger population than Jehovah’s Witnesses, Orthodox Christians, Muslims, Buddhists, and Hindus combined. In spite of their relatively significant presence in

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The Varieties of Scientific Experience
  • Author : Carl Sagan
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2006-11-02

Carl Sagan's prophetic vision of the tragic resurgence of fundamentalism and the hope-filled potential of the next great development in human spirituality The late great astronomer and astrophysicist describes his personal search to understand the nature of the sacred in the vastness of the cosmos. Exhibiting a breadth of intellect

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Wittgenstein and William James
  • Author : Russell B. Goodman
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2002-05-16

This 2002 book explores Wittgenstein's long engagement with the work of the pragmatist William James. In contrast to previous discussions Russell Goodman argues that James exerted a distinctive and pervasive positive influence on Wittgenstein's thought. For example, the book shows that the two philosophers share commitments to anti-foundationalism, to the description

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Franklin Classics
  • Release Date : 2018-10-08

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2013-01-29

The Varieties of Religious Experience came about as the result of William James's legendary lecture series at The University of Edinburgh. It consisted of 20 Lectures, 2 courses of 10 lectures each. In this series, James examines in detail the nature of religion, expanding on pragmatism in the process. As part of the

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The Varieties of Religious Experience  A Study in Human Nature  Being the Gifford Lectures on Natural Religion Delivered at Edinburgh in 1901 1902  by William James
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Franklin Classics
  • Release Date : 2018-10-12

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-09-21

There can be no doubt that as a matter of fact a religious life, exclusively pursued, does tend to make the person exceptional and eccentric. I speak not now of your ordinary religious believer, who follows the conventional observances of his country, whether it be Buddhist, Christian, or Mohammedan. His

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