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Brennan, Thomas J. - Trauma, Transcendence, and Trust, ebook

Trauma, Transcendence, and Trust

Brennan, Thomas J.


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Traumatized Trust
Thomas J. Brennan
2. Gazes of Trauma, Spots of Trust: Wordsworth’s Memorials in The Prelude
Thomas J. Brennan
3. “Wound” in the “Living Soul”: Tennyson’s In Memoriam

Tsur, Reuven - On the Shore of Nothingness, ebook

On the Shore of Nothingness

Tsur, Reuven


This book studies how poetic structure transforms verbal imitations of religious experience into concepts. The book investigates how such a conceptual language can convey such non-conceptual experiences as meditation, ecstasy or mystic insights. Briefly,…

Barušs, Imants - Science as a Spiritual Practice, ebook

Science as a Spiritual Practice

Barušs, Imants


Science as a Spiritual Practice is in three parts. In the first part the author argues that there are problems with materialism and that self-transformation could lead individual scientists to more comprehensive ways of understanding reality. In the second…

Fraser, Ian - Dialectics of the Self, ebook

Dialectics of the Self

Fraser, Ian


Charles Taylor is a philosopher concerned with morality and the nature of the identity of individuals and groups in the West. This book offers an evaluation of Taylor's conception of self, and its moral and political possibilities.

Howie, Gillian - Women and the Divine, ebook

Women and the Divine

Howie, Gillian


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Gillian Howie, J’annine Jobling
2. Toward a Divine in the Feminine
Luce Irigaray
3. Transcendence and Feminist Philosophy
Pamela Sue Anderson
4. Transcendence, Materialism, and the Reenchantment of Nature
Patrice Haynes
5. Transcendence and Immanence