William James The Varieties of Religious Experience
- `The Pinch of Destiny': Religion as Experience, Meaning, Identity, Power. Geertz, Clifford // Raritan;Winter99, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p1
Deals with the concept of religion as discussed in the book `The Varieties of Religious Experience,' by William James. Definition of religion; Religion as experience, meaning and identity; Communal dimensions of religious change.
- From a Journal. LANGLEY, R. F. // PN Review;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p16
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of having a conversation with a friend about the book "The Varieties of Religious Experience," by William James.
- The Varieties of Religious Experience (Book). Martland, T.R. // Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society;Fall1986, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p487
Reviews the non-fiction book 'The Varieties of Religious Experience,' by William James and edited by Frederick H. Burkhardt, Fredson Bowers and Ignas K. Skrupskelis.
- SPILT MYSTICISM: WILLIAM JAMES'S DEMOCRATIZATION OF RELIGION. CROCE, PAUL // William James Studies;2012, Vol. 9, p3
James's approach to religious experience has a reputation for appealing only to the spiritual elite. After all, he set aside average churchgoers in favor of those with "direct personal communion with the divine"; not many live up to that lofty standard. But his approach to this "personal...
- THE HEAD AND THE HEART: WILLIAM JAMES AND EVELYN UNDERHILL ON MYSTICISM. BRIDGERS, LYNN // William James Studies;2012, Vol. 9, p27
Two books, published in 1902 and 1911, continue to shape our understanding of mysticism today. William James's landmark study The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature, published in 1902, elevated him to a leading authority on the study of religious experience. This detailed...
- HOW RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE "WORKS": JAMESIAN PRAGMATISM AND ITS WARRANTS. Robinson, Daniel N. // Review of Metaphysics;Jun2003, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p762
Reviews the non-fiction book 'Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature,' by William James.
- The Varieties of Religious Experience. Reid, Elizabeth A. // Minnesota Medicine;Jul2010, Vol. 93 Issue 7, p30
The article reviews the book "The Varieties of Religious Experience," by William James.
- A letter to William James. Zaleski, Carol // Christian Century;1/16/2002, Vol. 119 Issue 2, p32
Comments on the book 'The Varieties of Religious Experience,' by William James. Bias of James; Equation of religious experience with healing and recovery; Demonstration of where God is.
- The Varieties of Religious Experience. Coles, Robert // New Republic;10/2/71, Vol. 165 Issue 14, p28
Reviews the book "The Varieties of Religious Experience," by William James.