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The Plurality of the Sacred—Critical Remarks on Mircea Eliade’s Conception of the Sacred

DOI: 10.4236/ojpp.2015.57048, PP. 397-402

Keywords: Mircea Eliade, The Sacred, Love

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Mircea Eliade’s conception of the sacred, confining it to religious sacred, is criticized. A more comprehensive model of the sacred, which includes non-religious sacred, is developed and human love is suggested as a good candidate for non-religious sacred.


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