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Immortality
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[German Version]

I. Religious Studies – II. Philosophy of Religion – III. Christianity – IV. Taoism

I. Religious Studies

It is inherent in the conditio humana that we are forced to master everyday situations and withstand critical moments. To do so, members of every society need handy codes of conduct to survive the manifold crises. Life and death, time and eternity, meaning and meaninglessness mark such critical moments in both individual lives and the course of …

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Friedli, Richard, Zachhuber, Johannes, Heiligenthal, Roman, Hartmut Rosenau, Thiede, Werner and Kohn, Livia, “Immortality”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 22 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_025243>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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