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The Resource The way things are : conversations with Huston Smith on the spiritual life, edited and with a preface by Phil Cousineau

The way things are : conversations with Huston Smith on the spiritual life, edited and with a preface by Phil Cousineau

Label
The way things are : conversations with Huston Smith on the spiritual life
Title
The way things are
Title remainder
conversations with Huston Smith on the spiritual life
Statement of responsibility
edited and with a preface by Phil Cousineau
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Where can we find what is ultimately meaningful? How can we discover what is truly worth knowing? In one form or another Huston Smith has been posing these questions to himself--and the world--all his life. In the course of seeking answers, he has become one of the most interesting, enlightening, and celebrated voices on the subject of religion and spirituality throughout the world
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
REDDC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Huston
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cousineau, Phil
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Huston
  • Smith, Huston
  • Religion historians
  • Religion
  • Spiritual life
  • Religion and science
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Religion
  • Religion and science
  • Religion historians
  • Spiritual life
  • United States
Label
The way things are : conversations with Huston Smith on the spiritual life, edited and with a preface by Phil Cousineau
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-284) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The way things are -- The primordial tradition -- Winnowing the wisdom traditions -- This is it -- The soul of the community -- Encountering God -- The place of science -- The limits of the scientific worldview -- Science as the oracle of our age -- Science, faith, and infinity -- Toward a partnership between science and religion -- The battle for the human mind -- The new paradigm -- Countering scientism -- The striking parallels -- The sacred dimensions of everyday life -- Demystifying spiritual practice -- The varieties of religious explorations -- Cleansing the doors of perception -- Fathoming psychedelic mysticism -- The wisdom of faith -- Why religion matters now more than ever
Control code
ocm70740318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520938816
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsxph3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70740318
Label
The way things are : conversations with Huston Smith on the spiritual life, edited and with a preface by Phil Cousineau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-284) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The way things are -- The primordial tradition -- Winnowing the wisdom traditions -- This is it -- The soul of the community -- Encountering God -- The place of science -- The limits of the scientific worldview -- Science as the oracle of our age -- Science, faith, and infinity -- Toward a partnership between science and religion -- The battle for the human mind -- The new paradigm -- Countering scientism -- The striking parallels -- The sacred dimensions of everyday life -- Demystifying spiritual practice -- The varieties of religious explorations -- Cleansing the doors of perception -- Fathoming psychedelic mysticism -- The wisdom of faith -- Why religion matters now more than ever
Control code
ocm70740318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520938816
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsxph3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70740318

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