The Varieties of Religious Experience

The Varieties of Religious Experience

by William James and Dr William James

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 13/03/2017

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LECTURE I RELIGION AND NEUROLOGY Introduction: the course is not anthropological, but deals with personal documents- Questions of fact and questions of value- In point of fact, the religious are often neurotic- Criticism of medical materialism, which condemns religion on that account- Theory that religion has a sexual origin refuted- All states of mind are neurally conditioned- Their significance must be tested not by their origin but by the value of their fruits- Three criteria of value; origin useless as a criterion- Advantages of the psychopathic temperament when a superior intellect goes with it-especially for the religious life.
ISBN:
9781366584465
9781366584465
Category:
Contemporary fiction
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
13-03-2017
Publisher:
Blurb
Country of origin:
United States
Pages:
454
Dimensions (mm):
229x152x26mm
Weight:
0.66kg

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