[Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette


  • Paperback
  • 208
  • Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion
  • Jeremy Carrette
  • English
  • 14 March 2020
  • 9780415302098

7 thoughts on “[Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette

  1. says: [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette

    Jeremy Carrette ´ 0 read read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette free read Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion The grumpy response to what the authors see as a problematic rainbows unicorns marketplace driven individualist spirituality Strengths Identifies actual things happening in consumer driven capitalist culture how would one step out of Western consumer culture? and makes a convincing case for how the psychologization of society contributes to this Weaknesses Doesn't focus on everyday people doing spirituality ag

  2. says: Jeremy Carrette ´ 0 read [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette

    [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette Jeremy Carrette ´ 0 read read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette By commodifying spirituality neoliberalism is cutting out the religious middleman when it comes to purveying the opium of the people So the argument goes here The authors trace a clear trajectory from the initial

  3. says: [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette

    Jeremy Carrette ´ 0 read [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette Carrette is a Foucault scholar so it isn’t surprising that the text is pretty dense Still an interesting read The main thesis is that as through the development of psychology as a “science” and the popularization of bits of Eastern wisdom

  4. says: free read Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette

    [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette Jeremy Carrette ´ 0 read read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette A useful book for those with a nagging doubt as to the validity of current trends for all things spiritual Anyone with alr

  5. says: [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette Jeremy Carrette ´ 0 read

    read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette A great book Shows how the focus shifting to spirituality helps empower movements on the political right See at Sects and Violence in the Ancient World

  6. says: [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette

    read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette Jeremy Carrette ´ 0 read Really helpful overview of the commodification of spiritual ideas

  7. says: read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette Jeremy Carrette ´ 0 read [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette

    [Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion] Free ´ Jeremy Carrette A Protestant style staunch response to people doing wtf they want The whole premise of the book is based on the commodification of religion and spirituality For me it fails to consider that money has always been involved in religion

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion

free read Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook This fallacy It shows how spirituality has in fact become a powerful commodity in the global marketplace a cultural addiction that reflects orthodox politics curbs self expression and colonizes Eastern beliefsExposing how spirituality has today come to em. Carrette is a Foucault scholar so it isn t surprising that the text is pretty dense Still an interesting read The main thesis is that as through the development of psychology as a science and the popularization of bits of Eastern wisdom traditions in the West self self worth self fulfillment self esteem self etcetc have become the major underpinning of spirituality In the process earlier religious thoughts about social justice relationships to others the roots of poverty connection to and responsibility for a larger community have been pushed into the background This new selfish spirituality has in the last couple of decades been recognized as a potential cash cow by the neo liberals the ultimate me first and the common good be damned gurus who have been colonizing spirituality to line their own pockets I was happy to see some of my unfavorite spiritual capitalist like Deepak Chopra singled out for particular mention Interlibrary loan from Royal Roads College

read ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Jeremy Carrette

free read Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Body the privatization of religion in the modern West Jeremy Carrette and Richard King reveal the people and brands who profit from this corporate hijack and explore how spirituality can be reclaimed as a means of resistance to capitalism and its deception. Really helpful overview of the commodification of spiritual ideas

free read Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion

free read Selling Spirituality The Silent Takeover of Religion · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook From Feng Shui to holistic medicine from aromatherapy candles to yoga weekends spirituality is big business It promises to soothe away the angst of modern living and to offer an antidote to shallow materialismSelling Spirituality is a short sharp attack on. The grumpy response to what the authors see as a problematic rainbows unicorns marketplace driven individualist spirituality Strengths Identifies actual things happening in consumer driven capitalist culture how would one step out of Western consumer culture and makes a convincing case for how the psychologization of society contributes to this Weaknesses Doesn t focus on everyday people doing spirituality agency of individuals does focus a lot on the man behind the curtain Uses the word mind control a lot