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Published: 01 April 2019

200 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190927387

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Living Religion

Embodiment, Theology, and the Possibility of a Spiritual Sense

James W. Jones

  • Reviews research on the role that embodiment in religious practices plays in transforming cognitive processes and understanding
  • Makes a case for recognizing the epistemological importance of senses beyond the traditional five, particularly a "spiritual sense"
  • Suggests avenues of research that would follow from adopting an embodied perspective of religious traditions

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