HEADINGS for this book
Introduction Overview, Definitions, & Distinctions 1
Chapter 1 Living Deeply in a Superficial Culture 4
Chapter 2 Self-Transcendence, Self-Criticism, & Altruism 6
Chapter 3 Freedom:
Transcending Enculturation and Choosing for Ourselves 9
Chapter 4 Creativity: Making Something Genuinely New 12
Chapter 5 Love:
The I-Thou Encounter, Discovering Other Persons of Spirit 15
Chapter 6 The
Disclosure of Existential Anxiety
and other Manifestations of Our Existential Predicament 18
Chapter 7 Glimpses
of Joy and Fulfillment 21
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