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Published: 24 October 2013

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780199684564

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The Truth Within

A History of Inwardness in Christianity, Hinduism, and Buddhism

Gavin Flood

  • Describes the idea of 'the truth within' in Christianity, Hinduism, and Buddhism
  • Presents a phenomenology of inwardness
  • Contrasts modern with pre-modern views of inwardness
  • Argues for comparative religion in the face of cultural relativism
  • Presents Hinduism, Christianity, and Buddhism in terms of cosmology

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