The Resource Teaching mysticism, edited by William B. Parsons

Teaching mysticism, edited by William B. Parsons

Label
Teaching mysticism
Title
Teaching mysticism
Statement of responsibility
edited by William B. Parsons
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The term ''mysticism'' has never been consistently defined or employed, either in religious traditions or in academic discourse. The essays in this volume offer ways of defining what mysticism is, as well as methods for grappling with its complexity in a classroom
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
204/.22
Index
index present
LC call number
BL625
LC item number
.T38 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Teaching religious studies
Label
Teaching mysticism, edited by William B. Parsons
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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
  • ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Contributors""; ""Introduction: Teaching Mysticism: Frame and Content""; ""PART I: Presenting the Mystical Element: Tradition and Context""; ""1. Teaching “Hindu Mysticismâ€?""; ""2. Mysticism Before Mysticism: Teaching Christian Mysticism as a Historian of Religion""; ""3. Teaching Chinese Mysticism""; ""4. The Mystical Dimensions of Buddhism""; ""5. Teaching Islam, Teaching Islamic Mysticism""; ""6. Teaching Jewish Mysticism: Concealing the Concealment and Disclosure of Secrets""; ""PART II: Negotiating Mysticism: Expanding the Map""
  • ""13. Mysticism in Ecumenical Dialogue: Questions on the Nature and Effects of Mystical Experience""""PART IV: Tracking Mysticism: Pedagogy and Contemporary Culture""; ""14. From “Comparative Mysticismâ€? to “New Age Spiritualityâ€?: Teaching New Age as Raw Materials of Religion""; ""15. Mystical Education: Social Theory and Pedagogical Prospects""; ""16. Secrets in the Seats: The Erotic, the Paranormal, and the Free Spirit""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""
  • ""7. Chosen by the Spirits: Visionary Ecology and Indigenous Wisdom""""8. Teaching African American Mysticism""; ""9. Teaching Experiential Dimensions of Western Esotericism""; ""PART III: Investigating Mysticism: Perspectives, Theories, and Institutional Spaces""; ""10. Teaching the Graduate Seminar in Comparative Mysticism: A Participatory Integral Approach""; ""11. Teaching Mysticism in Dialogue with Gender and Embodiment at a Quaker Seminary: A Feminist Approach ""; ""12. Mysticism, Spirituality and the Undergraduate: Reflections on the Use of Psychosocial Theory""
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Control code
ocn773828455
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199918782
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b27877061
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773828455
  • oso0199876924

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