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The Search for Meaning: Americans Talk About What They Believe and Why

Berman, Phillip L.

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ISBN 10: 0345331710 / ISBN 13: 9780345331717
Published by Ballantine Books, New York, 1990
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Title: The Search for Meaning: Americans Talk About...

Publisher: Ballantine Books, New York

Publication Date: 1990

Book Condition: very good, very good

Edition: First Edition.

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An oral historian interviews five hundred Americans about their religious and secular convictions and finds America embracing faiths, from fundamentalism to hedonism, from mysticism to nihilism, that are varied and fervent

About the Author:

Phillip L. Berman was educated in philosophy and religion at the University of California and at Harvard. He is the author of more than a dozen nonfiction books, among them The Courage of Conviction (nominated for the Kennedy Book Award) and, with Connie Goldman, The Ageless Spirit. He is founder and past-president of The Center for the Study of Contemporary Belief and a leading lecturer and writer on spiritual development over the course of the human life cycle. He lives in Boulder, Colorado.

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