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Access to Western Esotericism by Antoine Faivre
Simon rated it really liked it Accsss 10, II Universal Tradition and Occultism. The book concludes with an annotated bibliography, which makes it an essential resource for beginners and scholars alike.
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The book is completed by a rich and selective Bibliography conceived as a means of orientation and a tool for research. Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. Common characteristics of these currents are the notion of universal interdependency and the experience of spiritual transformation. Christian rated it really liked it Jun 09, Access to Western Esotericism concludes with fifty pages My library Help Advanced Book Search.
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Access to Western Esotericism
Advice to the Serious Seeker James S. He further refines the concept by insisting that the following four components must be intrinsic to every esoteric work: A historical and pedagogical guide, the book is written primarily for students and novices. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of This is the first systematic treatment of esotericism to appear in English.
Popular Christianity in India. Here is also a historical survey, beginning with the Alexandrean Period, of the various esoteric currents such as Christian Kabbalah, Theosophy, Alchemy, Rosicrucianism, and Hermeticism. The second part of the antoije is comprised of specific studies of esoteric thought, including the activities of the Masonic order, and the esoteric movement in Germany. The book is completed by a rich and selective Bibliography conceived as a means of orientation and a tool for research.
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We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages wntoine help you find your new favourite book. Even the term “esotericism” is difficult to define, and is often confused or identified with occultism. Here is also a historical survey, beginning with the Alexandrean Period, of the various esoteric currents such ot Christian Kabbalah, Theosophy, Alchemy, Rosicrucianism, and Hermeticism. Access to Western Esotericism. Mark Andre rated it it was amazing Jun 02, Valleyfield, Quebec Antoine Faivre.
III Arts and Humanities. Account Options Sign in. The second half of the book presents a series of studies on several important figures, works, and movements in Western esotericism—studies devoted to some of the most characteristic and illuminating aspects that this form of thought has taken, such as faicre speculations on androgyny, rosicrucian literature, and Masonic symbolism. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Alchemy Freemasonry and Literature.