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After HeavenSpirituality in America Since the 1950s$
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Robert Wuthnow

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780520213968

Published to California Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520213968.001.0001

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From Dwelling to Seeking

From Dwelling to Seeking

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(p.1) CHAPTER One From Dwelling to Seeking
Source:
After Heaven
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Robert Wuthnow

Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520213968.003.0001

This chapter discusses the changing character of spirituality. It shows the many ways spiritual practices have changed over the years. It then studies the spirituality of dwelling, which emphasizes habitation, and the spirituality of seeking, which emphasizes negotiation. This chapter also reveals that it is the complex cultural and social environment where Americans live that serve as the source of these changes in spirituality.

Keywords:   spirituality, spiritual practices, spirituality of dwelling, habitation, spirituality of seeking, negotiation, social environment

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