The secular religion of Franklin Merrell-Wolff: an intellectual history of anti-intellectualism in modern America

In 'The Secular Religion of Franklin Merrell-Wolff: An Intellectual History of Anti-intellectualism in Modern America', Dave Vliegenthart offers an account of the life and teachings of the modern American mystic Franklin Merrell-Wolff (1887?1985), who combined secular and religious sources...

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Published in:Studies in the history of religions
Main Author: Vliegenthart, Dave
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Leiden Boston Brill [2018]
In:Studies in the history of religions
Series/Journal:Studies in the history of religions volume 158
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Merrell-Wolff, Franklin 1887-1985
Further subjects:B Merrell-Wolff, Franklin 1887-1985
B Merrell-Wolff, Franklin
B Mystics (United States) Biography
B Implicit religion (United States)
B United States Intellectual life History
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Summary:In 'The Secular Religion of Franklin Merrell-Wolff: An Intellectual History of Anti-intellectualism in Modern America', Dave Vliegenthart offers an account of the life and teachings of the modern American mystic Franklin Merrell-Wolff (1887?1985), who combined secular and religious sources from eastern and western traditions in order to elaborate and legitimate his metaphysical claim to the realization of a transcendental reality beyond reason
Origination (1887-1914) -- Investigation (1914-1936) -- Realization (1936-1978) -- Routinization (1978-today)
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:9004361073