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The Resource Modes of faith : secular surrogates for lost religious belief, Theodore Ziolkowski

Modes of faith : secular surrogates for lost religious belief, Theodore Ziolkowski

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Modes of faith : secular surrogates for lost religious belief
Title
Modes of faith
Title remainder
secular surrogates for lost religious belief
Statement of responsibility
Theodore Ziolkowski
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the decades surrounding World War I, religious belief receded in the face of radical new ideas such as Marxism, modern science, Nietzschean philosophy, and critical theology. Modes of Faith addresses both this decline of religious belief and the new modes of secular faith that took religion's place in the minds of many writers and poets. Theodore Ziolkowski here examines the motives for this embrace of the secular, locating new modes of faith in art, escapist travel, socialism, politicized myth, and utopian visions. James Joyce, he reveals, turned to art as an escape while Hermann Hesse made
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Ziolkowski, Theodore
Dewey number
306.6
Index
index present
LC call number
BL98.7
LC item number
.Z55 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Implicit religion
  • Religion and literature
  • Secularism
  • Secularism in literature
  • European literature
  • Europe
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • European literature
  • Implicit religion
  • Secularism in literature
  • Religion
  • Religion and literature
  • Secularism
  • Europe
Label
Modes of faith : secular surrogates for lost religious belief, Theodore Ziolkowski
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-272) and index
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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
Part One: The Decline of Faith -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Melancholy, Long, Withdrawing Roar -- 3. Theologians of the Profane -- Part Two: New Modes of Faith -- 4. The Religion of Art -- 5. Pilgrimages to India -- 6. The God That Failed -- 7. The Hunger for Myth -- 8. The Longing for Utopia -- Part Three: Conclusion -- 9. Renewals of Spirituality
Control code
309140016
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 283 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226983660
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309140016
Label
Modes of faith : secular surrogates for lost religious belief, Theodore Ziolkowski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-272) 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
Part One: The Decline of Faith -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Melancholy, Long, Withdrawing Roar -- 3. Theologians of the Profane -- Part Two: New Modes of Faith -- 4. The Religion of Art -- 5. Pilgrimages to India -- 6. The God That Failed -- 7. The Hunger for Myth -- 8. The Longing for Utopia -- Part Three: Conclusion -- 9. Renewals of Spirituality
Control code
309140016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 283 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226983660
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309140016

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