Examining the battlegrounds across which a struggle for meaning is being foughtincluding work, sport, intimacy, shopping, tourism, computers, democracy, and a retreat into naturethis work is a compelling investigation on how modern man lives. Dissecting the intersection between culture and religion, this spiritual study reviews the desperate search for meaning through everyday activities.
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About the Author
John Carroll is professor of sociology at La Trobe University in Melbourne. He is the author of numerous books including The Existential Jesus, Terror: A Meditation on the Meaning of September 11, The Western Dreaming, and The Wreck of Western Culture: Humanism Revisited.