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Definitions and Conceptualizations of Spirituality

EasyChair Preprint no. 13596

9 pagesDate: June 7, 2024


Spirituality is a complex and multifaceted concept that has been explored and understood through various historical, cultural, psychological, and philosophical lenses. This paper provides an overview of the key definitions and conceptualizations of spirituality.

The introduction highlights the inherent difficulty in defining spirituality, given its subjective and diverse nature. The paper then delves into historical and cultural perspectives, examining how spirituality has been understood and expressed in ancient traditions, such as Hinduism, Buddhism, and Taoism, as well as in Abrahamic religions and indigenous cultures.

Keyphrases: conceptual frameworks, multidimensional models, Multifaceted, Spirituality and religion, Spirituality and well-being

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  author = {Edwin Frank},
  title = {Definitions and Conceptualizations of Spirituality},
  howpublished = {EasyChair Preprint no. 13596},

  year = {EasyChair, 2024}}
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