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Paul in ecstasy
Colleen Shantz

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Paul in ecstasy
the neurobiology of the Apostle's life and thought
Colleen Shantz.

Published 2009 by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

What ecstasy? : an assessment of the misregard
At first sight : the cultural bias against religious ecstasy
The view from here : biases in New Testament studies
Cognicentrism in New Testament studies
Ecstatics are Catholic, aren't they?
Pauline oversight
Paul, opponent of ecstatic abuses
Well, maybe once, but only by accident : conversion as the catchall for Paul's ecstasy
Through the reading glasses
Paul's brain : the cognitive neurology of ecstasy
Ecstatic religious experience and human neurology
Cross-cultural ecstatic experience
A brief history of the human brain
The neurological and cerebral basis for ecstatic experience
The model of neurological tuning
Paul's ecstasy : textual and somatic
Critical issues in the interpretation of 2 Cor. 12:1-4
A neurological rereading of 2 Cor. 12:1-4
Paul's voice : parsing Paul's ecstatic discourse
Other features of ecstasy
Beyond paradise
Visions and revelations
Corinthians 3-5
Romans 8
Ecstasy and suffering
Paul's body of knowledge
Transformation and union
Embodying death
Paul's practice : discerning ecstasies in practice
Spirit possession
Neurological and social anthropological features
Spirit possession in Corinth
Soul journey
Social anthropological definitions
Paul's use of ASC
Prophecy in taxonomy of social anthropology
Paul's comments
Implications : Paul's public position on ASC
The whole Paul : a short course in (non-deterministic) complexity.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.


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Library of Congress
BS2506.3 .S53 2009

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p. cm.

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