TITLE

mysticism Psychology

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Dictionary of Theories;2002, p358
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "mysticism" is presented. It is a term used in psychology which was exemplified in the teachings of Gautama the Buddha. Mysticism is a belief in spiritual sources of knowledge, which knowledge may be gained through contemplation and tuition as well as by sense experiences.
ACCESSION #
40423372

 

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