Introduction: the mountains of the mind pt. I. History and text. Prayer and vision in the Middle Ages Inwardness as mystical ascent Inwardness and visual contemplation in Hinduism A Hindu philosophy of inwardness Inwardness without self pt. II. Theory. A theory of religious inwardness The phenomenology of inwardness The historical self and comparative religion Epilogue.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-297) and index.