Religions, Values, and Peak-experiences

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Penguin Arkana, 1994 - Psychology - 123 pages
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Proposing religious experience as a legitimate subject for scientific investigation, Maslow studies the human need for spiritual expression.

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User Review  - Bart Everson - Goodreads

Brilliant, but also frustrating. Don't expect an orderly scientific approach. Maslow barely defines his terms. Try as I might, I could not find a coherent, succinct definition of the "peak-experience ... Read full review

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User Review  - cjyurkanin - LibraryThing

Zero stars. Utter new age garbage. Shocked and disappointed. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
59
Section 3
69
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About the author (1994)

Abraham H. Maslow taught at Brooklyn College and the Western Behavioral Sciences Institute, and was Chairman of the Department of Psychology at Brandeis University. From 1967 to 1968 he was Preseident of the American Psychological Association. Dr. Maslow was one of the foremost spokesmen of the humanistic, or "Third Force," psychologies, and author of many books and articles, including Toward a Psychology of Being, The Psychology of Science, and Religions, Values, and Peak-Experiences.

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