Reality And Mystical Experience

Pub Date : 2008-03-05 | Author : F. Samuel Brainard | Publisher : Penn State Press

ISBN 10 : 9780271030210
ISBN 13 : 0271030216

Responding to our modern disillusionment with any claims to absolute truth regarding morality or reality, this book offers a conceptual approach for discussing absolutes without de..

Reality S Fugue

Pub Date : 2017-11-05 | Author : F. Samuel Brainard | Publisher : Penn State Press

ISBN 10 : 9780271080550
ISBN 13 : 0271080558

Science, religion, philosophy: these three categories of thought have organized humankind’s search for meaning from time immemorial. Reality’s Fugue presents a compelling case ..

Mysticism

Pub Date : 1996 | Author : Denise Lardner Carmody | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 0195088190
ISBN 13 : 9780195088199

Defining the mystical experience in terms of a direct encounter with ultimate reality, an examination of the mystical experience as it has been found in six major world religions i..

Philosophy In World Perspective

Pub Date : 1991 | Author : David A. Dilworth | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 0300051263
ISBN 13 : 9780300051261

Philosophers and theologians from around the world and throughout history have grappled with such fundamental issues as the nature of the world and man's relation to it, as well as..