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Unformatted text preview: decline in religion s Trend in American culture to speak of "spirituality" rather than "religion." The term Traditional spiritualality of inhabiting sacred places is no longer the norm s People are losing faith in one metaphysical set of knowledge s Seekers "negotiate" between competing glimpses of the sacred s The spirituality of "seeking" One finds order in established rituals s To explore is to seek new spiritual "vistas" s Seeking spiritual epiphanies within a certain religion to guide them s Not necessarily opposed to seekers, but they have a dialectical relationship s The spirituality of dwelling Seekers and dwellers - Robert Wuthnow Spirituality Monday, March 24, 2008 12:43 PM Class Page 1...
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course SOC 367 taught by Professor Krismorgan during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.
- Spring '08