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The Resource Exploring mysticism : a methodological essay, Frits Staal

Exploring mysticism : a methodological essay, Frits Staal

Label
Exploring mysticism : a methodological essay
Title
Exploring mysticism
Title remainder
a methodological essay
Statement of responsibility
Frits Staal
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Staal, Frits
Dewey number
291.4/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BL625
LC item number
.S73
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mysticism
  • Mystiek
  • Mysticisme
  • Mystizismus
  • Methodologie
  • Mystiek
Label
Exploring mysticism : a methodological essay, Frits Staal
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 215-224
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The Alleged irrationality of mysticism -- 1. Christian irrationalism -- 2. Buddhist irrationalism -- 3. Modern irrationalism -- 4. Appearance and reality -- II. How not to study mysticism -- 5. Dogmatic approaches -- 6. Philological and historical approaches -- 7. Phenomenological and sociological approaches -- 8. Physiological and psychological approaches -- III. How to study mysticism -- 9. Effort, doubt, and criticism 10. Prerequisites and methods -- 11. The Guru -- 12. Drugs and powers -- 13. Superstructures -- 14. Mysticism and religion
Control code
1621956
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 230 pages, 9 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780520027268
Lccn
74076391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)270343
  • (OCoLC)1621956
Label
Exploring mysticism : a methodological essay, Frits Staal
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 215-224
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The Alleged irrationality of mysticism -- 1. Christian irrationalism -- 2. Buddhist irrationalism -- 3. Modern irrationalism -- 4. Appearance and reality -- II. How not to study mysticism -- 5. Dogmatic approaches -- 6. Philological and historical approaches -- 7. Phenomenological and sociological approaches -- 8. Physiological and psychological approaches -- III. How to study mysticism -- 9. Effort, doubt, and criticism 10. Prerequisites and methods -- 11. The Guru -- 12. Drugs and powers -- 13. Superstructures -- 14. Mysticism and religion
Control code
1621956
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 230 pages, 9 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780520027268
Lccn
74076391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)270343
  • (OCoLC)1621956

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