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Mysticism and morality

a new look at old questions

by Jones, Richard H.

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysticism,
  • Ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRichard H. Jones.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL625 .J635 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3692720M
    ISBN 100739107844
    LC Control Number2003065679
    OCLC/WorldCa53130701

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If mystical experience embraces a kind of non-twin consciousness, then in such a thoughts-set, the regulative dichotomy so main to ethical discretion would seemingly be transcended and the very foundation for ethical alternatives undermined.

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28 The Moral Mystic nature in Western science Thus, if a Westerner accepts "oriental mysticism" he finds that it involves acceptance of karma, etc., and of an approach to morality without strong concern.

In a way, Danto introduces a red herring into the discussion here. Karma and the regularity of nature are not the issue. Although theseCited by: 5. A combination of magic, mysticism, wisdom, and wonder, The Alchemist has become a modern classic, selling millions of copies around the world and transforming the lives of countless readers across generations.

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[] Arthur Danto also argued that morality is at least incompatible with Indian mystical beliefs. Sufism - spiritual practice, intellectual discipline, literary tradition, and social institutionhas played an integral role in the moral formation of Muslim society.

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51, Read more. The Meaning of Life. Al-Ghazali and the Qur'an: One Book, Many Meanings (Culture and Civilization in the Middle East) The Quran: An Encyclopedia. Mysticism and Vocation illuminates our understanding of saintly lives by explicating their mystical characteristics and extending discussions of mysticism to explain its role in active lives.

In discussing important decisions that go beyond conventional morality, it adds to recent philosophical arguments by Charles Taylor, Alasdair MacIntyre.Religion and Morality addresses central issues arising from religion's relation to morality.

Part I offers a sympathetic but critical appraisal of the claim that features of morality provide evidence for the truth of religious belief.

Part II examines divine command theories, objections to them.Mysticism, Mystical, Mystics: The Wave Structure of Matter (WSM) explains the Foundation of Mysticism.

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