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This quantity bargains a comparative, cross-cultural background of desires. The essays research quite a lot of texts bearing on goals, as culled from a wealthy number of spiritual contexts: China, India, the Americas, classical Greek and Roman antiquity, early Christianity, and medieval Judaism and Islam. Taken jointly, those items represent a massive first step towards a brand new knowing of the diversities and similarities among the ways that assorted cultures adventure the common but completely particular global of dreams.

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