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Semantics and psychology of spirituality : a cross-cultural analysis / Heinz Streib, Ralph W. Hood Jr, editors.

Cham : Springer, [2016].

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  • Title:
    Semantics and psychology of spirituality : a cross-cultural analysis / Heinz Streib, Ralph W. Hood Jr, editors.
  • Contributor: Heinz Streib 1951- editor.;
    Ralph W. Hood Jr., 1942- editor.
  • Subjects: Psychology; Spirituality -- Cross-cultural studies; Spirituality -- Germany; Spirituality -- United States; BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Inspiration & Personal Growth; BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Spirituality -- General; RELIGION -- Christianity -- General; RELIGION -- Devotional; RELIGION -- Spirituality; Spirituality; Psychology; Cross Cultural Psychology; Quality of Life Research; Religious Studies, general; Personality and Social Psychology; Social Science -- Sociology -- General; Religion -- General; Psychology -- Personality; Social issues & processes; Religion: general; The self, ego, identity, personality; Applied psychology; Quality of Life -- Research; Religion; Consciousness; Psychology -- Social Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology; Germany; United States; Electronic books; Cross-cultural studies;
    Dewey: 204
  • Publication Details: Cham : Springer, [2016].
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Part I: Points of departure. Understanding "spirituality"--conceptual considerations / Heinz Streib and Ralph W. Hood Jr. ; Deconversion and "spirituality"--migrations in the religious field / Heinz Streib, Ralph W. Hood Jr. and Barbara Keller ; Investigating "spirituality" : between survey data and the study of biographies / Heinz Streib, Constantin Klein and Ralph W. Hood Jr. ; Design, methods, and sample characteristics of the Bielefeld-based cross-cultural study of "spirituality" / Barbara Keller, Heinz Streib, Christopher F. Silver, Constantin Klein and Ralph W. Hood Jr. ; Who Is "spiritual"? / Barbara Keller, Constantin Klein, Anne Swhajor-Biesemann and Heinz Streib --
    Contents: Part II: Semantics of "spirituality". Is "spirituality" nothing but "religion"? An indirect measurement approach / Constantin Klein, Ralph W. Hood, Christopher F. Silver, Barbara Keller and Heinz Streib ; Semantic differentials open new perspectives on the semantic field of "spirituality" and "religion" / Heinz Streib, Barbara Keller, Constantin Klein, Anne Swhajor-Biesemann and Ralph W. Hood Jr. ; "Spirituality" and "Religion"--corpus analysis of subjective definitions in the questionnaire / Stefan Altmeyer and Constantin Klein ; Dimensions of "spirituality" : the semantics of subjective definitions / Clemens Eisenmann, Constantin Klein, Anne Swhajor-Biesemann, Uwe Drexelius, Barbara Keller and Heinz Streib ; "Fuzziness" or semantic diversification? Insights about the semantics of "spirituality" in cross-cultural comparison (conclusion) / Ralph W. Hood Jr. and Heinz Streib --
    Contents: Part III: Measuring characteristics and effects of "Spirituality". "Spirituality" and mysticism / Constantin Klein, Christopher F. Silver, Heinz Streib, Ralph W. Hood Jr. and Thomas J. Coleman III ; Personality dimensions and versions of "spirituality" / Heinz Streib, Constantin Klein and Ralph W. Hood Jr. ; Religious schemata and "Spirituality" / Heinz Streib, Ralph W. Hood Jr. and Constantin Klein ; Coordinates for mapping "spirituality" / Heinz Streib and Ralph W. Hood Jr. -- Part IV: Biographical analyses--methodological perspectives. The faith development interview : methodological considerations / Heinz Streib, Michele Wollert and Barbara Keller ; Narrative reconstruction and content analysis in the interpretation of "spiritual" biographical trajectories for case studies / Barbara Keller, Thomas J. Coleman III and Christopher F. Silver --
    Contents: Part V: Varieties of "spiritual" biographies. Mapping the varieties of "spiritual" biographies / Barbara Keller, Ralph W. Hood Jr. and Heinz Streib ; " ... I really did depend on my faith in God during that time ... to see the meaning in my life."--religious spiritualities / Michele Wollert and Barbara Keller ; "Well, not a believer, meaning that I have not found my ideal faith yet. I am seeking."--spirituality of religious seekers / Michele Wollert and Barbara Keller ; "Whether these gifts are from God, from Buddha, from the universe, I do not care, I do not care at all ..."--quilt spiritualities / Barbara Keller and Michele Wollert ; "Experimenting with ideologies ..."--a "more spiritual than religious" Zen Buddhist / Thomas J. Coleman III, Anne Swhajor-Biesemann, Derek Giamundo, Christopher Vance, Ralph W. Hood Jr. and Christopher F. Silver ; " ...
    Contents: if the universe is beautiful, we're part of that beauty."--a "neither religious nor spiritual" biography as horizontal transcendence / Thomas J. Coleman III, Christopher F. Silver and Ralph W. Hood Jr. ; Redrawing the map : varieties of "spiritual, " "Religious" and "secular" lives / Barbara Keller, Heinz Streib and Ralph W. Hood -- Part VI: Consequences of being "spiritual". Faith development, religious styles, and "spirituality" / Heinz Streib, Michele Wollert and Barbara Keller ; Positive adult development and "spirituality" : psychological well-being, generativity, and emotional stability / Constantin Klein, Barbara Keller, Christopher F. Silver, Ralph W. Hood Jr. and Heinz Streib ; Religion, spirituality, and psychological crisis / Barbara Keller, Matthew Durham and Femke Houben --
    Contents: Part VII: Conclusion. The contribution of the study of "spirituality" to the psychology of religion : conclusions and future prospects / Ralph W. Hood Jr., Heinz Streib, Barbara Keller and Constantin Klein.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9783319212456 (electronic bk.); ISBN 3319212451 (electronic bk.)
    10.1007/978-3-319-21245-6 doi; BNB GBB8N2776; System number: 019148008
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.

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