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Krivtsova Svetlana

Spirituality in the school: a phenomenological view


Krivtsova Svetlana (2015) "Spirituality in the school: a phenomenological view ", Vestnik Pravoslavnogo Sviato-Tikhonovskogo gumanitarnogo universiteta. Seriia IV : Pedagogika. Psihologiia, 2015, vol. 38, pp. 65-74 (in Russian).

DOI of the paper: 10.15382/sturIV201538.65-74

Abstract

The article deals with an actual problem for modern school-spirituality of the person and the possibility of its study and development. The phenomenological method (Husserl, Heidegger) allows us to consider the process of spiritual and moral education of referring to the underlying spiritual experiences. Dedicated invariant content structure of various spirituality experiences of man, arising from various aspects of life, opens up approaches to the description of the essential content of spirituality as “deep personal impression of those grandiose inconceivable structures that exceed the human being” (A. Laengle). The article shows how the experience can be investigated outrageous peak spiritual experiences (C. Jaspers). Reliance on a structural model of existence (models four fundamental motivations A. Laengle ) allows us to study the natural religiosity of man by identifying peak spirituality experiences. The fundamental motivation A.Laengle (fundamental trust in the world, and your belief in a superior order, gratitude for life and reverence for Personality of Other) are compared in the article with descriptions of religious experiences made by Russian religious philosopher S. L. Frank.

Keywords

Spirituality natural religiosity, phenomenological method, education, peak experiences

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Krivtsova Svetlana