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By Peter L. Berger

ISBN-10: 0385066309

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Influential pupil Peter L. Berger unearths 5 symptoms that time to the supernatural and its position in a latest secular society Acclaimed student and sociologist Peter L. Berger examines faith in twentieth-century Western society, exploring the social nature of data and its impact on non secular trust. utilizing 5 symptoms obvious in traditional life—order, play, wish, damnation, and humor—Berger demands a rediscovery of the supernatural as a very important, wealthy size of humanity. Conceived as a reaction to his influential e-book The Sacred Canopy, Berger eschews technical jargon and speaks at once and systematically to these, like himself, who desire to discover spiritual questions.

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III Cyr. genannt. Vielleicht dass die I I Traiana am Anfang der Regierung Hädrians zum exercitus Arabiae gehörte. 105 ) Ihr Name ist eradirt, Mommsen, Inscr. confoed. Helvet. n. 248. Legionen, welche durch Verlust des Adlers in der Schlacht zu Grunde gehen,, wie die Varianischen und die IX Hispana (CIL. VII n. 241 als Bauinschrift beweisend), sind nie eradirt, sie sind den ehrlichen Soldatentod gestorben.. Dagegen ist die von Gordianus aufgelöste legio III Augusta immer eradirt; es ist die damnatio memoriae eingetreten, ebenso wurde die von Elagabal aufgelöste III Gallica eradiert.

Tusco et Anulino cos. a. 295. Deshalb setzt unter Diocletian der Statthalter von Numidien den Altar 1 5 1 ). 51 = CIL. VIII 2530 (cf. 18041) — Lambaesis — [Marti]152) patri pro salute adque incolumitate [d(ominorum)] n(ostrorum) [Diocletiani et Maximiani]153) M. Aurelius Decimus v(ir) p(erfectissimus) p{raeses) p(rovinciae) ex principe peregrinorum votum solvit. N(umidiae) 150 ) Das Fahnenheiligtum des Principats hat keine Cultbilder der Götter gekannt, vgl. S. 9 ff. Die Statue, welche auf der Basis Nr.

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