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Ritual

Howard Wettstein

in The Significance of Religious Experience

Published in print August 2012 | ISBN: 9780199841363
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199950003 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199841363.003.0012
Ritual

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This chapter is an encyclopedia entry on the virtue of ritualized aspects of religious life. The ethical import of ritual. Linguistic and non-linguistic ritual.

Keywords: ritual; practice; prayer; ethics; belief; awe; religious character

Chapter.  2497 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy

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