The Resource Spirit, mind, & brain : a psychoanalytic examination of spirituality and religion, Mortimer Ostow

Spirit, mind, & brain : a psychoanalytic examination of spirituality and religion, Mortimer Ostow

Label
Spirit, mind, & brain : a psychoanalytic examination of spirituality and religion
Title
Spirit, mind, & brain
Title remainder
a psychoanalytic examination of spirituality and religion
Statement of responsibility
Mortimer Ostow
Title variation
Spirit, mind, and brain
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Preeminent psychoanalyst Mortimer Ostow believes that early childhood emotional attachments form the cognitive underpinnings of spiritual experience and religious motivation. His hypothesis, which is verifiable, relies on psychological and neurobiological evidence but is respectful of the human need for spiritual value. Ostow begins by classifying the three parts of the spiritual experience: awe, Spirituality proper, and mysticism. After he pinpoints the psychological origins of these feelings in infancy, he discusses the foundations of religious sentiment and practice and the br
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
201/.6150195
Index
index present
LC call number
BF175.4.R44
LC item number
O88 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Columbia series in science and religion
Label
Spirit, mind, & brain : a psychoanalytic examination of spirituality and religion, Mortimer Ostow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-208) and index
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  • net
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
Introduction -- Spirit -- Mind -- Religion -- Spirituality and religion -- The human-divine encounter : a developmental, epigenetic scheme -- The qualities of God -- Brain -- Mood regulation -- Apocalypse -- Demonic spirituality : infanticide, self-sacrifice, and fundamentalism -- Analyzing an account of a spiritual experience
Control code
ocn137978384
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Extent
1 online resource (xi, 220 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231511209
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/cttgs19x
Publisher number
EB00662423
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not applicable
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.b24266942
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)137978384
  • pebcs0231511205

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