Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion ( 2 Volume Set) by David A. Leeming, Kathryn Madden, Stanton Marlan

By David A. Leeming, Kathryn Madden, Stanton Marlan

The Encyclopedia of Psychology and faith deals a definitive and intellectually rigorous choice of mental interpretations of the tales, rituals, motifs, symbols, doctrines, dogmas, and reviews of the world’s spiritual and mythological traditions. The Encyclopedia applies a variety of mental methods to figuring out the shape and content material of non secular and non secular adventure, whilst supplying perception into the meanings of assorted symbols and subject matters of diverse religions. whereas there are reference works on faith and people on psychology, previously there was no accomplished encyclopedia that integrates psychology and faith within the context of present highbrow advancements within the social/behavioral sciences. This Encyclopedia that integrates psychology and faith serves as a necessary straightforward source for libraries and professionals, and is of specific use to the growing to be neighborhood of researchers, lecturers, academics, clergy, therapists, and counselors who're the genuine opinion leaders within the constructing reintegration of faith and psychology. This Encyclopedia, interdisciplinary in method, represents a wealthy new contribution to the improvement of human self-understanding.

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