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Oceanic feeling
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Abstract: This entry begins with the origin and usage of the term “oceanic feeling” in the context of modern spirituality, focusing on the debate between Sigmund Freud and Romain Rolland over its natu…

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William Parsons, “Oceanic feeling”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 07 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004249707_vsr_COM_00000160>
First published online: 2016

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