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Author Villegas, Diana.

Title The Christian path in a pluralistic world and the study of sprituality / Diana Villegas
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (131 pages)
Contents Cultural developments in spirituality : postmodern context -- Studying Christian spirituality : changing disciplinary boundaries -- Theology and spirituality in historical perspective -- Religion's role in human culture : relevance for spirituality -- Contemporary spirituality and religious self-understanding : illustrations for study
Summary Based on exploration of boundaries between spirituality and religion this text argues that theological study of spirituality is important for interpretation of the Christian path in a pluralistic world. As a text for the study of Christian spirituality it explores a number of topics as context for the main argument. These include relevant sociological studies, post modern culture, contemporary study of Christian spirituality, and a brief history of the relationship between theology and spirituality
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Christian life -- Study and teaching.
Christianity and culture -- Study and teaching.
Identification (Religion) -- Study and teaching.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0739168134 (electronic bk.)
9780739168134 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)