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The Psychology of Religion

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of religion,
  • Religious,
  • Philosophy / Religious,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8459909M
    ISBN 101417904666
    ISBN 109781417904662
    OCLC/WorldCa64448866

    Integrating research on numerous different faith traditions, the book addresses the quest for meaning; links between religion and biology; religious thought, belief, and behavior across the lifespan; experiential dimensions of religion and spirituality; the social psychology of religious organizations; and connections to coping, adjustment, and /5(4). Books shelved as psychology-of-religion: The Varieties of Religious Experience by William James, The Future of an Illusion by Sigmund Freud, Handbook of.   Scholarly and comprehensive yet accessible, this state-of-the-science work is widely regarded as the definitive graduate-level psychology of religion text. The authors synthesize classic and contemporary empirical research on numerous different religious groups. Coverage includes religious thought, belief, and behavior across the lifespan; links between 3/5(3). Psychology and Religion book. Read 90 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this book, Dr. Jung, who has been the author of some of /5.

    but his book, The Psychology of Religion, published in New York in by Charles Scribner’s, proved to be the stone that truly rippled the scholarly waters, for it was Starbuck who was the very first to use the actual term “psychology of religion.” An Indiana Quaker and a File Size: 1MB. 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. Using a wealth of material from ancient and medieval Gnostic, alchemistic, and occultistic literature, he discusses the religious symbolism of unconscious processes and the possible continuity of 4/5(3). “The book will be a valuable resource for graduate students taking courses in the psychology of religion. Counseling professionals, especially those in spiritual and pastoral counseling, theologians, and religious practitioners and others taking seminary courses will find this book to be beneficial and enlightening. Brand: Springer-Verlag New York. Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality provides readers with a critical overview of what psychology tells us about religion and spirituality. It is concise without being simplistic, and the first such broad overview to be published for some by: 3.

    he psychology of religion is the study and interpretation of recognized faiths using contemporary methods of Western psychology. The history of the discipline is divided into three main periods of research: From to World War II; post-war to the s; and to the present day. Buy Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality: Concepts and Applications (Cambridge Studies in Religion, Philosophy, and Society) by Fraser Watts (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6).   The book is unbiased and objective, without being detached; it explores what we know about the psychology of religion, while also pointing out the holes in our current understanding. 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. The past century has seen the relationship between psychology and religion progress from wary antagonists to strange bedfellows to complementary worldviews. Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality is designed as a text that reflects this history while illuminating the robust dialogue that continues to accompany on: Valparaiso.


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Integrating research on numerous different faith traditions, the book addresses the quest for meaning; links between religion and biology; religious thought, belief, and behavior across the lifespan; experiential dimensions of religion and spirituality; the social psychology of religious organizations; and connections to coping, adjustment, and /5(4).

Psychology as Religion delivers a trenchant analysis of modern psychology - an enterprise that author Paul C. Vitz maintains has become a religion, a secular cult or self, now part of the problem of modern life rather than part of its by: Books shelved as psychology-of-religion: The Varieties of Religious Experience by William James, The Future of an Illusion by Sigmund Freud, Handbook of.

Scholarly and comprehensive yet accessible, this state-of-the-science work is widely regarded as the definitive graduate-level psychology of religion text. The authors synthesize classic and contemporary empirical research on numerous different religious groups.

Coverage includes religious thought, belief, and behavior across the The Psychology of Religion book links between religion and biology; the forms and 3/5(3). Psychology and Religion book. Read 90 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this book, Dr.

Jung, who has been the author of some of /5. but his book, The Psychology of Religion, published in New York in by Charles Scribner’s, proved to be the stone that truly rippled the scholarly waters, for it was Starbuck who was the very first to use the actual term “psychology of religion.” An Indiana Quaker and a sequential product of IndianaFile Size: 1MB.

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. Using a wealth of material from ancient and medieval Gnostic, alchemistic, and occultistic literature, he discusses the religious symbolism of unconscious processes and the possible continuity of religious forms that 4/5(3).

“The book will be a valuable resource for graduate students taking courses in the The Psychology of Religion book of religion. Counseling professionals, especially those in spiritual and pastoral counseling, theologians, and religious practitioners and others taking seminary courses will Brand: Springer-Verlag New York.

Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality provides readers with a critical overview of what psychology tells us about religion and spirituality. It is concise without being simplistic, and the first such broad overview to be published for some by: 3. he psychology of religion is the study and interpretation of recognized faiths using contemporary methods of Western psychology.

The history of the discipline is divided into three main periods of research: From to World War II; post-war to the s; and to the present day. Buy Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality: Concepts and Applications (Cambridge Studies in Religion, Philosophy, and Society) by Fraser Watts (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6). The book is unbiased and objective, without being detached; it explores what we know about the psychology of religion, while also pointing out the holes in our current understanding. 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.

The past century has seen the relationship between psychology and religion progress from wary antagonists to strange bedfellows to complementary worldviews. Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality is designed as a text that reflects this history while illuminating the robust dialogue that continues to Location: Valparaiso.

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. Using a wealth of material from ancient and medieval Gnostic, alchemistic, and occultistic literature, he discusses the religious.

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. courses in the psychology of religion, the establishment of new journals, books on clinical and health issues, and the development of psychology of religion research that interfaces the theory and topics of the mainstream discipline.

These trends be-came visible after the establishment of APA Divis Psychology of Religion, in File Size: KB. [Carl Gustav Jung] Psychology and Religion(Book Fi org). A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Argyle, Michael.

Psychology and religion: an introduction/Michael Argyle. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. ISBN (hardcover).—ISBN (pbk.) 1. Psychology and religion. 2 File Size: 1MB. COLUMBUS, Ohio – Throughout history, scholars and researchers have tried to identify the one key reason that people are attracted to have said people seek religion to cope with a fear of death, others call it the basis for morality, and various other theories in a new book, a psychologist who has studied human motivati.

The psychology of religion consists of the systematic study and interpretation of religion using the methods and theories of contemporary Western psychology. "Religion" is most often understood to refer to individual experiences, attitudes, and conduct, but its referent is sometimes the diverse contents—images, doctrines, myths, rituals—of.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Johnson, Paul Emanuel, Psychology of religion. New York: Abingdon-Cokesbury Press, © (OCoLC) Psychology & Religion: Geoff W Sutton, Springfield, Missouri.

likes 10 talking about this. Psychology of Religion. The many ways spirituality links to belief and behavior.5/5(1). Meet Psychology Today's Bloggers on Religion David Ludden, Ph.D., is a professor of psychology at Georgia Gwinnett College. Jamie Aten, Ph.D.

is founder and executive director of the. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality ® publishes peer-reviewed, original articles related to the psychological aspects of religion and spirituality. The journal publishes articles employing experimental and correlational methods, qualitative analyses, and critical reviews of the literature.

Shop for Books, eBooks & Audio, Academic, Philosophy, Psychology of Religion and much more. Everything Christian for less. PSYCHOLOGY AS RELIGION. Explanations of why people behave the way they do and how they change have concerned philosophers, theologians, cultists, and occultists throughout the centuries.

These explanations form the basis of modern psychology. Yet psychology deals with the very same areas of concern already dealt with in Scripture. The psychology of Carl Jung () is the system of psychology most receptive to the beneficial influence of religion in a person's life.

In this selection of writings, mostly from Volume 11 of the Collected Works, Jung focuses on the strengths and limitations of western by: In I self-published a book I had been working on for a decade: 'Common Sense - The Philosophy of Psychology'.

I believed at the time this was a definition of mind, as opposed to brain, and I believe this now even more so. I have continued ever since to develop the complete philosophy and I. Psychology and religion;: An introduction to contemporary views, by George Stephens Spinks by Spinks, G.

Stephens and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Current and up to date, this text is appropriate for either a course in Personality or as an introduction to the Psychology of Religion. The author's own comprehensive theory of religion and spirituality creatively integrates the positive contributions of the classical personality theorist to.

Buy Psychology and Religion (The Terry Lectures) Reprint by Jung (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(19). Psychology of religion is essentially as old as psychology itself, with over a hundred years of history and claiming some of psychology’s most notable characters as contributors, including William James, Sigmund Freud, Gordon Allport, and Jean Piaget.

As a former atheist, I used to believe that religion was reducible to a complex interplay between coping behaviour bordering on delusion, thought disorder and various socio-biological remnants of evolution, including what others in the field have. Neuroscience, Psychology, and Religion is the second title published in the new Templeton Science and Religion Series.

In this volume, Malcolm Jeeves and Warren S. Brown provide an overview of the relationship between neuroscience, psychology, and religion that is academically sophisticated, yet accessible to the general reader. Advances in the Psychology of Religion Volume 11 in International Series in Experimental Social Psychology.

Book • Edited by: L.B. BROWN. Browse book content. About the book. Search in this book. Search in this book. Browse content Table of contents. Select all Front Matter. A trenchant analysis of modern psychology -- an enterprise that Paul Vitz maintains has become a religion, a secular cult of self, now part of the problem of modern life rather than part of its resolution.

Virtually rewritten, this second edition of the original text takes into account Brand: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company. Positive psychology has an extremely close relationship with the psychology of religion and spirituality, for both are concerned with personal growth and meaning.

As if to demonstrate this, Argyle himself had an interest in both areas, publishing his book The Psychology of Happiness inlong before the term ‘positive psychology’ was.

The psychology of religion. [Wayne E Oates] -- Developed in classroom conversation with students and written in light of their reactions and the most up-to-date scholarship in the areas of both psychology and religion, this book provides a.

Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion, 2nd edition, is a greatly expanded and updated reference work that builds on the foundation of the highly successful previous edition. The first to integrate psychology and religion in the context of modern social and behavioral sciences, Encyclopedia of.

Psychology and Religion Book Description: 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.

Religion and Psychology A Dialogical Approach by Friedman, Maurice ISBN: List Price: $ $ (Save 58%) Showing 1 - 50 of - Browse More Psychology of Religion Books for Sale.Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion, 2nd edition, is a greatly expanded and updated reference work that builds on the foundation of the highly successful previous edition.

The first to integrate psychology and religion in the context of modern social and behavioral sciences, Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion continues to offer a rich. In the book New Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis, he suggested that "Religion is an attempt to master the sensory world in which we are situated by means of the wishful world which we have developed within us as a result of biological and psychological necessities.

If we attempt to assign the place of religion in the evolution of mankind, it appears not as a permanent acquisition but as.