The Resource Why religion matters : the fate of the human spirit in an age of disbelief, Huston Smith

Why religion matters : the fate of the human spirit in an age of disbelief, Huston Smith

Label
Why religion matters : the fate of the human spirit in an age of disbelief
Title
Why religion matters
Title remainder
the fate of the human spirit in an age of disbelief
Statement of responsibility
Huston Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author shares his insights into the future role of religion in human affairs as he explores the challenges confronting the human spirit in the modern world
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Huston
Index
index present
LC call number
BL240.2
LC item number
.S635 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion and science
  • Religion and science
  • Geloof
  • Secularisatie (maatschappij)
  • religion
Label
Why religion matters : the fate of the human spirit in an age of disbelief, Huston Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Modernity's tunnel. Who's right about reality : traditionalists, modernists, or the postmoderns? ; The great outdoors and the tunnel within it ; The tunnel as such ; The tunnel's floor : Scientism ; The tunnel's left wall : higher education ; The tunnel's roof : the media ; The tunnel's right wall : the law -- pt. 2. The light at the tunnel's end. Light ; Is light increasing : two scenarios ; Discerning the signs of the times ; Three sciences and the road ahead; Terms for the détente ; This ambiguous world ; The big picture ; Spiritual personality types ; Spirit
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 290 pages
Isbn
9780060671020
Lccn
00058188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44573305
  • (OCoLC)ocm44573305
Label
Why religion matters : the fate of the human spirit in an age of disbelief, Huston Smith
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Modernity's tunnel. Who's right about reality : traditionalists, modernists, or the postmoderns? ; The great outdoors and the tunnel within it ; The tunnel as such ; The tunnel's floor : Scientism ; The tunnel's left wall : higher education ; The tunnel's roof : the media ; The tunnel's right wall : the law -- pt. 2. The light at the tunnel's end. Light ; Is light increasing : two scenarios ; Discerning the signs of the times ; Three sciences and the road ahead; Terms for the détente ; This ambiguous world ; The big picture ; Spiritual personality types ; Spirit
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 290 pages
Isbn
9780060671020
Lccn
00058188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44573305
  • (OCoLC)ocm44573305

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