Creativity and Spirituality: Bonds between Art and Religion

Creativity and Spirituality: Bonds between Art and Religion

by Earle J. Coleman

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780791436998
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 03/28/1998
Pages: 237
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

About the Author

Earle J. Coleman is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is the author of several books, including Varieties of Aesthetic Experience and Philosophy of Painting by Shih-t’ao.

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
Introductionxiii
1.Art, Religion, and Relations1
2.The Perceptible, the Imperceptible, and a Total Response29
3.Receptivity, Omnipresence, and Sui Generis Emotions49
4.The Self and Union71
5.Artistic Beauty, Natural Beauty, and Supernatural Beauty107
6.The Child-State and Revelation133
7.Creativity155
8.The Aesthetic versus the Spiritual183
Notes199
Bibliography215
Index221

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