Product Categories +

Children and Youth
eBooks
History
Magazines and Journals
Sacred Writings
Social and World Issues
World Languages
Fiction and Poetry
Free Downloads
Gifts and Greeting Cards
Exploring Baha'i Teachings
Building Community
Institute Materials
Audiobooks - Music - DVDs
Navigating Materialistic Minefields

Navigating Materialistic Minefields

By (author): Vivian Bartlett
Product Code: NMM
ISBN: 978-0-85398-653-9
Publisher: George Ronald Publisher
Availability: In stock


This book describes a journey of search that enabled author Viv Bartlett to navigate around the obstacles that he calls ‘materialistic minefields’. Written in a conversational style and often drawing on his personal experience, it nonetheless explores profound questions.


Among these are the views, opinions and attitudes of a society that has disconnected its thinking from higher realities, so that individuals everywhere are tending to sink into a materialistic way of life that is in the last resort deeply unsatisfying. The increase in materialistic assumptions about reality has also led to general skepticism about humanity’s capacity to rise to a higher level of civilization.


But the choice between a materialistic or a spiritual perspective is a daily personal one. Looking at history as an evolutionary process and drawing on the teachings of the Bahá’í Faith, Bartlett sees the ‘knowledge of the oneness of mankind and the fundamental oneness of religion’ as necessary and inevitable to the gradual emergence of the maturity of humankind.

Reviews

Enter your review in the form below. By submitting your review you agree to the terms and conditions. Your review may be subject to approval before publication.
Your Name:  
Your Location:
Rating:  
Title:  
Review:
1000 characters remaining
  Captcha
different image

Type the number above:

Your email address is required to submit a review. It is never displayed or used for any marketing purposes.
Email Address:
 
By (author): Vivian Bartlett

Recently Viewed

Illumine My Spirit (eBook - mobi)
Product Code: IMSWMB
Price: $4.99
Way Out of the Trap (eBook - ePub)
Product Code: WOTTEP
Price: $5.99
Eagles in the Dust
Product Code: EID
Price: $16.99
Make this Youth Radiant
Product Code: MYR
Price: $5.00

Top Sellers

Fashioner
Product Code: FASH
Price: $14.95
Secrets of True Happiness
Product Code: STH
Price: $21.99
Starting with Me
Product Code: SWMK
Price: $17.99

Featured Products