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Author Frankenberg, Ruth, author.

Title Living spirit, living practice : poetics, politics, epistemology / Ruth Frankenberg
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2004


Description 1 online resource (viii, 308 pages)
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Contents On rivers, mountains and secrets : an introduction to the study and its subjects -- Talking to God-- and God talking back -- Mind embodied : spiritual practice and consciousness -- Place and the making of religious practice -- The spirit of the work : challenging oppression, nurturing diversity -- Conscious sex, sacred celibacy : sexuality and the spiritual path
Summary An ethnographic study of the growing number of self-invented East-West hybrid religious practices in the U.S
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-297) and index
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Subject Spirituality -- United States -- Case studies
Syncretism (Religion) -- United States
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Inspiration & Personal Growth.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Spirituality -- General.
RELIGION -- Christianity -- General.
RELIGION -- Devotional.
RELIGION -- Spirituality.
RELIGION -- Comparative Religion.
Syncretism (Religion)
United States
Genre/Form Case studies
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780822385523