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The religious experience of mankind

by Ninian Smart

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religions -- History,
  • Religion,
  • Experience (Religion)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ninian Smart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL80.2 .S6 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 594 p. :
    Number of Pages594
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4874821M
    ISBN 100684146479, 0684146487
    LC Control Number76001437

    >> Book excerpts > add tags: About this document (click for more) Abstract: Short treatment of Baha'i history and thought, in a commonly-assigned university textbook. The Bahá'ís by Ninian Smart published in Religious Experience of Mankind, pages New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [page ].   Harvard philosopher William James’s compiled lectures on religion, considered to be among the most brilliant studies of mankind’s relation to the divine. William James’s Varieties of Religious Experience brings together twenty lectures on the nature of religion, delivered at the University of Edinburgh between and Pages:

    The religious experience has been identified more or less with the right temporal lobe, and those with temporal lobe epilepsy (like Vincent Van Gogh) are prone to very vivid religious hallucinations (visions?)--Van Gogh had them. Again and again: this is a neurological study of the religious EXPERIENCE in humans, not a book advocating religion. This remarkable book is still in use today in the fields of psychology, religion, and philosophy (see for example, Charles Taylor’s () Varieties of Religious Today: William James Re-Visited or Bridgers, L. () Contemporary Varieties of Religious Experience.

    The religion of Jesus is the religion that Jesus himself practiced, and the religion that he preached to his followers. This revolutionary religion is based on the reality of personal spiritual the years subsequent to his life, crucifixion, and resurrection, this religion OF Jesus was transformed into the religion ABOUT Jesus, i.e., the religion of the risen Christ, the.   Harvard philosopher William James's compiled lectures on religion, considered to be among the most brilliant studies of mankind's relation to the divine. William James's Varieties of Religious Experience brings together twenty lectures on the nature of religion, delivered at the University of Edinburgh between and Pages:


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The religious experience of mankind by Ninian Smart; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Religions, History, Experience (Religion), Religion, Expérience religieuse, Geschichte, Religiöse Erfahrung, Religieuze ervaring.

THE RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE OF MANKIND. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE they are basically anti-religious. The book has a comprehensive sweep, and the development is supported by a wide use of the various religious literatures.

It should serve as a useful resource for both professional scholars and lay readers. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The religious experience of mankind by Ninian Smart,Scribner edition, in Cited by:   Well-known and respected, this comprehensive history of religious experience explores the major world religions within a consistent framework based on the author's paradigm six dimensions of religion.

It tells the story without entering unduly into technicalities and focuses on how the major religious traditions relate to human : $   “The Varieties of Religious Experience” is a generous and endlessly insightful book about human nature. to class them amongst the most important biological functions of mankind.

Psychology of religion consists of the application of psychological methods and interpretive frameworks to the diverse contents of religious traditions as well as to both religious and irreligious individuals. The extraordinary range of methods and frameworks can be helpfully summed up regarding the classic distinction between the natural-scientific and human-scientific approaches.

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The Varieties of Religious Experience, by Harvard University psychologist and philosopher William James, comprises his edited Gifford Lectures on natural theology, which were delivered at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, between and The lectures explore the psychology of private religious and mystical experiences, using a range of examples to identify /5(10).

Experience is a fact, without prejudice to the question whether inferences drawn from experience are or are not also facts. Mankind's deepest and most significant kind of experience is its. Religious Experience In The Religious Experience of Mankind and in Worldviews Smart had made experience the sine qua non of personal religion, and in Dimensions of the Sacred he structures the dimensions hierar­ chically with experience dominant.

The Experiential and Emo­ tional Dimension is obviously the heart of Smart's analysis. AsFile Size: 1MB. Mircea Eliade's book Patterns in Comparative Religion () is one of the clearest examples of this type of approach but Ninian Smart's attempt to clarify the "dimensions" of religion can be seen as a type of morphology (The Religious Experience of Mankind, ).Well-known and respected, this comprehensive history of religious experience explores the major world religions within a consistent framework based on the author's paradigm six dimensions of religion.

It tells the story without entering unduly into technicalities and focuses on how the major religious traditions relate to human experience.Smart, Ninian. "Understanding Religious Experience." Mysticism and Philosophical Analysis. Ed. Steven T. Katz. New York, Oxford University Press, This is the first of a series o.