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The Palgrave handbook of the afterlife, Yujin Nagasawa, Benjamin Matheson, editors, (electronic resource)

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The Palgrave handbook of the afterlife
Title
The Palgrave handbook of the afterlife
Statement of responsibility
Yujin Nagasawa, Benjamin Matheson, editors
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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202/.3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • handbooks
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  • Matheson, Benjamin
  • Nagasawa, Yujin
Series statement
Palgrave frontiers in philosophy of religion
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Future life
Label
The Palgrave handbook of the afterlife, Yujin Nagasawa, Benjamin Matheson, editors, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • ""The Palgrave Handbook of the Afterlife""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Contents""; ""List of Figures""; ""List of Tables""; ""1 Introduction""; ""Note""; ""Part I The History of the Afterlife""; ""2 The Afterlife in Early Civilizations""; ""Introduction: Early Civilizations""; ""Old Kingdom Egypt""; ""Sumer""; ""Vedic India""; ""Pre-Buddhist China""; ""Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica""; ""Understanding Afterlife Conceptions Across Cultures""; ""References""; ""3 Classical Mediterranean Conceptions of the Afterlife""; ""Many Selves and Many Stories""; ""The Eternal Return""; ""No-Self Panpsychism""
  • ""Gods in Exile""""Coda""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Part II The Afterlife in World Religions""; ""4 Hinduism""; ""Introducing â#x80;#x98;Hinduismâ#x80;#x99;""; ""The Afterlife in the Mythic Imagination""; ""The á1#x9A;gveda and the BrÄ#x81;hmaá1#x87;as""; ""The Vedic Literature and Funeral Rites""; ""The Structure of Reincarnation and the Afterlife in the PurÄ#x81;á1#x87;as""; ""The Afterlife and the Metaphysics of the Self""; ""The Conquest of Death: The Myth in the Metaphysics""; ""The Afterlife in Everyday Life""; ""Conclusion""; ""Abbreviations""; ""References""; ""5 Buddhism""
  • ""The Idea of Past and Future Lives/Rebirths""""No Creator""; ""The Range of Possible Kinds of Rebirths""; ""Karma as Determining Rebirth""; ""The Lower Rebirths""; ""Human Rebirth""; ""Heavenly Rebirths""; ""Buddhist Goals in the Context of Rebirth""; ""A Being as a Stream of Changing, Processes, not a Permanent Self or Immortal Soul""; ""The Transition Between Lives""; ""What Happens When an Enlightened Person Dies?""; ""Memory of Past Lives""; ""Belief in Rebirth and Karma, and how this Affects Attitudes""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Note""; ""References""; ""6 Judaism""; ""Introduction""
  • ""Contemporary Skepticism""""Historical Sources""; ""The Significance of the Afterlife""; ""Cosmology and Eschatology""; ""Conclusion""; ""Note""; ""References""; ""7 Christianity""; ""Eschatology and the Afterlife""; ""Christian Afterlife: What it is not!""; ""â#x80;#x9C;Life Everlastingâ#x80;#x9D;""; ""Mere Resurrection Afterlife""; ""Intermediate State""; ""Why Think Souls Would Survive the Death of Bodies?""; ""Mere Resurrection Hope""; ""Disembodied Hope with Resurrection Hope""; ""Anthropological Models and Disembodied Existence""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""8 Islam""
  • ""Introduction""""Considerations about approaching the Quran""; ""An Overview of the Afterlife in the Quran""; ""The Prominence of the Afterlife in the Quran""; ""Constructing a Narrative on the Afterlife in the Quran""; ""Afterlife as Matter of Faith""; ""World""; ""Encouragement to Believe in, and Strive for, the Afterlife""; ""What is the Afterlife Like?""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Part III Models of the Afterlife""; ""9 Heaven""; ""Introduction""; ""Part 1 â#x80;#x93; Impeccability""; ""Perpetuity""; ""Deontology""; ""Virtue""; ""Part 2 â#x80;#x93; Deontology and Impeccability""
Control code
on1006598338
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137486097
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1006598338
Label
The Palgrave handbook of the afterlife, Yujin Nagasawa, Benjamin Matheson, editors, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • ""The Palgrave Handbook of the Afterlife""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Contents""; ""List of Figures""; ""List of Tables""; ""1 Introduction""; ""Note""; ""Part I The History of the Afterlife""; ""2 The Afterlife in Early Civilizations""; ""Introduction: Early Civilizations""; ""Old Kingdom Egypt""; ""Sumer""; ""Vedic India""; ""Pre-Buddhist China""; ""Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica""; ""Understanding Afterlife Conceptions Across Cultures""; ""References""; ""3 Classical Mediterranean Conceptions of the Afterlife""; ""Many Selves and Many Stories""; ""The Eternal Return""; ""No-Self Panpsychism""
  • ""Gods in Exile""""Coda""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Part II The Afterlife in World Religions""; ""4 Hinduism""; ""Introducing â#x80;#x98;Hinduismâ#x80;#x99;""; ""The Afterlife in the Mythic Imagination""; ""The á1#x9A;gveda and the BrÄ#x81;hmaá1#x87;as""; ""The Vedic Literature and Funeral Rites""; ""The Structure of Reincarnation and the Afterlife in the PurÄ#x81;á1#x87;as""; ""The Afterlife and the Metaphysics of the Self""; ""The Conquest of Death: The Myth in the Metaphysics""; ""The Afterlife in Everyday Life""; ""Conclusion""; ""Abbreviations""; ""References""; ""5 Buddhism""
  • ""The Idea of Past and Future Lives/Rebirths""""No Creator""; ""The Range of Possible Kinds of Rebirths""; ""Karma as Determining Rebirth""; ""The Lower Rebirths""; ""Human Rebirth""; ""Heavenly Rebirths""; ""Buddhist Goals in the Context of Rebirth""; ""A Being as a Stream of Changing, Processes, not a Permanent Self or Immortal Soul""; ""The Transition Between Lives""; ""What Happens When an Enlightened Person Dies?""; ""Memory of Past Lives""; ""Belief in Rebirth and Karma, and how this Affects Attitudes""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Note""; ""References""; ""6 Judaism""; ""Introduction""
  • ""Contemporary Skepticism""""Historical Sources""; ""The Significance of the Afterlife""; ""Cosmology and Eschatology""; ""Conclusion""; ""Note""; ""References""; ""7 Christianity""; ""Eschatology and the Afterlife""; ""Christian Afterlife: What it is not!""; ""â#x80;#x9C;Life Everlastingâ#x80;#x9D;""; ""Mere Resurrection Afterlife""; ""Intermediate State""; ""Why Think Souls Would Survive the Death of Bodies?""; ""Mere Resurrection Hope""; ""Disembodied Hope with Resurrection Hope""; ""Anthropological Models and Disembodied Existence""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""8 Islam""
  • ""Introduction""""Considerations about approaching the Quran""; ""An Overview of the Afterlife in the Quran""; ""The Prominence of the Afterlife in the Quran""; ""Constructing a Narrative on the Afterlife in the Quran""; ""Afterlife as Matter of Faith""; ""World""; ""Encouragement to Believe in, and Strive for, the Afterlife""; ""What is the Afterlife Like?""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Part III Models of the Afterlife""; ""9 Heaven""; ""Introduction""; ""Part 1 â#x80;#x93; Impeccability""; ""Perpetuity""; ""Deontology""; ""Virtue""; ""Part 2 â#x80;#x93; Deontology and Impeccability""
Control code
on1006598338
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137486097
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1006598338

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