Secular Spirituality / Edition 2

Secular Spirituality / Edition 2

by Lynn Sharp
     
 

Secular Spirituality challenges the traditional dichotomy between Enlightenment reason and religion. It follows French romantic socialists' and spiritists' search for a new spirituality based on reincarnation as a path to progress for individuals and society.See more details below

Overview

Secular Spirituality challenges the traditional dichotomy between Enlightenment reason and religion. It follows French romantic socialists' and spiritists' search for a new spirituality based on reincarnation as a path to progress for individuals and society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780739113387
Publisher:
Lexington Books
Publication date:
10/01/2006
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction: Secularism and spirituality Chapter 2 Romantic Reincarnation and Social Reform Chapter 3 1850-1880: Building a Movement Chapter 4 Progress of the Seance: Progress, Gender, Equality Chapter 5 Struggles for Legitimacy: Science and Religion Chapter 6 Spiritism, Occultism, Science: Meanings of Reincarnation in the Fin de Siecle Chapter 7 Conclusion: Thoughts for "Modern" Spirits

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