The New Age Movement: Religion, Culture and Society in the Age of Postmodernity

The New Age Movement: Religion, Culture and Society in the Age of Postmodernity

By: Paul Heelas (author)Paperback

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This is the first wide-ranging and accessible introduction to the fascinating subject of the New Age movement.

About Author

Paul Heelas is Director of the Centre for Study of Cultural Values and Reader in Religion and Modernity in the Department of Religious Studies at Lancaster University.

Contents

List of Illustrations. Acknowledgements. Introduction. PART I. PORTRAYAL. 1. Manifestations. 2. Developments. 3. The New. 4. Significance. PART II. APPEAL. 5. Uncertainties of Modernity. 6. Certainties of Modernity. PART III. EFFECTIVENESS. 7. Sel-Understanding. 8. The Future. Appendices: (1) Characterizations of the New Age; (2) Before and After Exegesis. References. Index.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780631193326
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9780631193326
  • weight: 424
  • ISBN10: 0631193324

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