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The Mark of the Sacred - a book by Dupuy, Jean-Pierre

The Mark of the Sacred

The Mark of the Sacred( )
Author: Dupuy, Jean-Pierre
Translator: DeBevoise, M.
Series title:Cultural Memory in the Present Ser.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Stanford University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $22.95
Book Description:

Jean-Pierre Dupuy, prophet of what he calls "enlightened doomsaying," has long warned that modern society is on a path to self-destruction. In this book, he pleads for a subversion of this crisis from within, arguing that it is our lopsided view of religion and reason that has set us on this course. In denial of our sacred origins and hubristically convinced of the powers of human reason, we cease to know our own limits: our disenchanted world leaves us defenseless against a headlong...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology Of Religion
Religion / Faith
Religion / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.7 Inches

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