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The psychology of religion.

by Edwin Diller Starbuck

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Published by The Walter Scott publishing co., ltd., C. Scribner"s sons in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology, Religious.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe contemporary science series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL53 .S65 1911
    The Physical Object
    Pagination423 p.
    Number of Pages423
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6545043M
    LC Control Number12016917
    OCLC/WorldCa382874

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It considers the ways that religion is a central source of meaning, while paying attention to how this meaning affects all other aspects of a person's : Guilford Publications, Inc. e-book. Description Reviews Dr. Carl Gustav Jung, author of some of the most provocative hypotheses in modern psychology, describes what he regards as an authentic religious function in the unconscious mind.

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Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality is designed as a text that reflects this history while illuminating the robust dialogue that continues to Location: Valparaiso. A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Argyle, Michael.

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Some have said people seek religion to cope with a fear of death, others call it the basis for morality, and various other theories abound. But in .Across the globe, but particularly in Western cultures, organized religion’s influence is on the decline and atheism is rising.

But many cognitive and evolutionary psychologists argue that.