Studies in the psychology of the mystics

by Joseph MarГ©chal

Publisher: Magi Books in Albany, NY

Written in English
Published: Pages: 344 Downloads: 507
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Subjects:

  • Mysticism -- Psychology,
  • Psychology, Religious.

Edition Notes

Statementby Joseph Maréchal ; translated with an introductory foreword by Algar Thorold.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL625"M3"1964
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 344 p.
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21128330M
LC Control Number65-1694

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Contents: Empirical Science and Religious Psychology; On the Feeling of Presence in Mystics and Non-Mystics; Some Distinctive Features of Christian Mysticism; Professor Leuba as a Psychologist of Mysticism; Problem of Mystical Grace in Islam; Reflections on the Comparative Study of Mysticism.

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