Autobiography and the psychological study of religious lives by Jacob A. Belzen, Antoon Geels

By Jacob A. Belzen, Antoon Geels

This quantity positions itself at the innovative of 2 fields in psychology that take pleasure in quickly expanding consciousness: either the research of human lives and a few middle domain names of such lives as faith and spirituality are excessive at the schedule of present study and educating. Biographies and autobiographies are being approached in new methods and became valuable to the research of human lives as an item of study and a well-liked process for acquiring special info approximately subjective human reviews. Ever because the starting of the psychology of faith, autobiographies have additionally been mentioned as a tremendous resource of data approximately psychic methods occupied with religiosity. during this quantity, a few top theoreticians and researchers from Europe and the united states try and deliver them again to this box via drawing on new insights and most up-to-date advancements in mental idea.

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To be honest, I can not and I can not even imagine that I would do something like that in the near future. But I remember very well, when I have told stories from my life for the last time. That happens quite often, and usually I feel comfortable doing so, and I am sure I will keep doing so in future. There are several opportunities that might encourage me to tell something about myself. For example, meeting people I have never met before: if I like them and am trying to get to know them a little bit better, I like to have a conversation in which we share stories about ourselves, about our lives until now.

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