Odonata: Frequent Flyer in the Key of Green by J.K. Oxford

By J.K. Oxford

enjoying piano the child’s awareness is quickly transported to better dimensions of fact. The flying vacationer starts to listen to voices and to determine etherial visions which circulate her ever ahead on a magical odyssey she dare no longer percentage with somebody. weird and wonderful, disappearing site visitors and visits via birds with human faces conjoin with the mysterious visual appeal of a ebook – a pivotal signal that an internal transformation is to hand. Gripped via an obsessive quest for fact underlying quite a few otherworldly "postcards from the edge"– via Yoga meditation she prepares herself for the ultimate strategy, spotting ultimately the voice which has her for many years, the voice of her religious Preceptor – a grasp of knowledge who abides within the larger octaves over the trans-Himalayan fastnesses of Tibet.

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C.G. Jung and Hermann Hesse - A Record of Two Friendships by Miguel Serrano

By Miguel Serrano

Miguel Serrano, a Chilean diplomat and author who has travelled extensively in India learning Yoga, had a detailed friendship with Jung and Hesse on the finish in their lives. This booklet is the result of his conferences and correspondence with them. Many letters are reproduced together with files of significant significance written to the writer by way of Jung almost immediately prior to his demise, explaining his principles concerning the nature of the area and of his work.

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Montaigne aux champs (Référence) (French Edition) by Alain Legros,Anne-Marie Cocula

By Alain Legros,Anne-Marie Cocula

Située sur les derniers contreforts du Périgord, au milieu des vignes et des bois, l. a. « maison armée » de Montaigne se trouvait au coeur des guerres civiles. C’est pourtant là, « aux champs » et en « will pay sauvage », que ce seigneur de petite et récente noblesse aimait à se retirer pour écrire, par intermittence, ses Essais, sans pour autant négliger l’administration de son domaine et les affaires publiques, ni les longues équipées à travers los angeles France et jusqu’en Italie.

Les auteurs de Montaigne aux champs explorent les liens intimes que Les Essais entretiennent avec l. a. maison qui l’a vu naître et grandir. Ils replacent ce lieu dans l’histoire, au carrefour de routes empruntées par les armées ennemies, à proximité de websites où furent menés d’importants combats ou conclus d’éphémères traités de paix.

Soucieux de mettre à l. a. disposition de lecteurs curieux les plus récentes découvertes et de participer à l’élaboration d’une visite virtuelle du « château » en three D, projetée par le centre Ausonius, ils ont surtout ecu à coeur d’associer leurs regards respectifs sur ces Essais qui traitent d’histoire, de philosophie morale, de rhétorique et de poésie.

Anne-Marie Cocula, historienne, professeur des Universités, a été présidente de Bordeaux-III. Elle a écrit de nombreux ouvrages, notamment sur l. a. période des guerres de faith et sur des écrivains de los angeles Renaissance : Brantôme, Montaigne et los angeles Boétie.

Alain Legros, chercheur au Centre d’études supérieures de l. a. Renaissance, est l’auteur de nombreux articles et livres sur Montaigne et son temps, parmi lesquels Essais sur poutres. Peintures et inscriptions chez Montaigne (Klincksieck), Montaigne manuscrit (Garnier), Fricassée. Petit alphabet hédoniste de Montaigne (Labor), Pas plus sage qu’il ne faut, en collaboration avec des calligraphes (Gallimard).

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Hope in a Scattering Time: A Life of Christopher Lasch by Eric Miller

By Eric Miller

Christopher Lasch used to be a number one highbrow of the 20 th century. His paintings continually probed the nation's political and cultural terrain, contemplating the unruly thrust of America's heritage and the probabilities of a higher approach. desire in a Scattering Time is the 1st and in basic terms complete biography of this towering highbrow figure.

Miller plumbed Lasch's released writings, his correspondence, and interviews and correspondence together with his acquaintances, scholars, and associates to create this complete biography. In those pages Eric Miller captures the evolving nature of Lasch's figuring out of the realm and his struggle for readability and perception in a muddled age.

Christopher Lasch's sharp, prophetic stance triggered many in his time to reconsider what they notion that they had understood, and to contemplate the area anew. Fifteen years after Lasch's demise, the time is ripe to once more stick with his lead and to re-examine how we view and comprehend our world.

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Sartre y Simone de Beauvoir. Atados por la libertad (Grandes by Gabriel Sanchez

By Gabriel Sanchez

Esta es los angeles historia de dos de los mas importantes y controversiales escritores y pensadores del Siglo XX. Su relacion sentimental no puede equipararse a ninguna otra ordinaria en los angeles sociedad: fueron amantes y amigos, no fueron novios y mucho menos esposos, siempre parecian estar por encima de toda categoría.

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Exact Thinking in Demented Times: The Vienna Circle and the by Karl Sigmund

By Karl Sigmund

A staggering workforce biography of the early twentieth-century thinkers who reworked the best way the realm thought of math and science
Inspired by means of Albert Einstein's thought of relativity and Bertrand Russell and David Hilbert's pursuit of the basic ideas of arithmetic, probably the most extraordinary minds of the iteration got here jointly in post-World conflict I Vienna to provide the newest theories in arithmetic, technology, and philosophy and to construct a powerful beginning for clinical research. Composed of such luminaries as Kurt Gödel and Rudolf Carnap, and prompted via the works of Ludwig Wittgenstein and Karl Popper, the Vienna Circle left an indelible mark on science.
Exact considering in Demented Times tells the customarily outrageous, occasionally tragic, and not uninteresting tales of the lads who reworked medical idea. A revealing paintings of historical past, this landmark publication will pay tribute to people who dared to reinvent wisdom from the floor up.

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The Quotable Jung by C. G. Jung,Judith Harris,Tony Woolfson

By C. G. Jung,Judith Harris,Tony Woolfson

C. G. Jung (1875–1961) was once a preeminent philosopher of the trendy period. In trying to identify an interdisciplinary technological know-how of analytical psychology, he studied psychiatry, faith, mysticism, literature, physics, biology, schooling, and criminology. He brought the recommendations of extraversion and introversion, and phrases akin to advanced, archetype, individuation, and the collective subconscious. He under pressure the primacy of discovering which means in our lives.

The Quotable Jung is the one so much complete selection of Jung quotations ever assembled. it's the crucial creation for a person new to Jung and the Jungian culture. it's going to additionally motivate these acquainted with Jung to view him in a wholly new approach. The Quotable Jung offers enormous quantities of the main consultant decisions from the great array of Jung's books, essays, correspondence, lectures, seminars, and interviews, in addition to the distinguished Red Book, within which Jung describes his personal fearsome war of words with the subconscious. equipped thematically, this assortment covers such subject matters because the psyche, the symbolic existence, desires, the analytic strategy, solid and evil, creativity, alchemical transformation, demise and rebirth, the matter of the opposites, and extra. The quotations are prepared in order that the reader can persist with the thread of Jung’s concept on those subject matters whereas gaining a useful viewpoint on his writings as a whole.

Succinct and obtainable, The Quotable Jung additionally contains a preface by way of Judith Harris and a close chronology of Jung’s lifestyles and work.

  • The unmarried such a lot complete choice of Jung quotations ever assembled
  • Features enormous quantities of quotes
  • Covers such subject matters because the psyche, desires, reliable and evil, dying and rebirth, and more
  • Includes an in depth chronology of Jung’s lifestyles and work
  • Serves because the excellent advent to Jung and the Jungian tradition

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The Life and Letters of James Martineau by Drummond,James

By Drummond,James

not like another reproductions of vintage texts (1) we've not used OCR(Optical personality Recognition), as this results in undesirable caliber books with brought typos. (2) In books the place there are photographs akin to pics, maps, sketches and so on we've got endeavoured to maintain the standard of those photos, in order that they symbolize properly the unique artefact. even if sometimes there is convinced imperfections with those outdated texts, we consider they need to be made to be had for destiny generations to enjoy.

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Karl Marx: A Nineteenth-Century Life by Jonathan Sperber

By Jonathan Sperber

“Absorbing, meticulously researched. . . . [Sperber] succeeds within the fundamental activity of all biography, re-creating a guy who leaps off the page.” —Jonathan Freedland, New York instances booklet Review

In this magisterial biography of Karl Marx, “likely to be definitive for a few years to come back” (John grey, New York evaluate of Books), historian Jonathan Sperber creates a meticulously researched and multilayered portrait of either the guy and the progressive instances within which he lived. in accordance with exceptional entry to the lately opened information of Marx’s and Engels’s entire writings, Karl Marx: A Nineteenth-Century Life offers a ancient context for the non-public tale of 1 of the main influential and debatable political philosophers in Western background. via elimination Marx from the ideological conflicts of the 20th century that coloured his legacy and putting him inside “the society and highbrow currents of the 19th century” (Ian Kershaw), Sperber is ready to current a whole portrait of Marx as neither a soothsaying prophet of the trendy global nor the writer of its darkest atrocities. This significant biography essentially reshapes our figuring out of a towering ancient figure.

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My Search for Bill W: Biography by Mel B.

By Mel B.

This ebook is an interesting, extensive examine who invoice W. fairly used to be and the way, from his personal painful previous and a powerful bent for anonymity, he emerged as a robust presence at the American scene.

On a chilly evening in February 1951, Mel B. set out from Pontiac, Michigan, to listen to a conversation through invoice W., cofounder of Alcoholics nameless. Like many that had chanced on energy and sobriety an A.A., Mel felt a superb debt of gratitude to invoice W., in addition to a deep interest in regards to the type of guy who had helped result in this type of immense own and social circulation. After approximately fifty years, within which time existence journal named invoice W. one of many century's most vital american citizens. Mel B.'s look for invoice W. culminates during this e-book: a desirable, extensive examine who invoice W. quite used to be and the way, from his personal painful earlier and a powerful bent for anonymity, he emerged as a strong presence at the American scene. through the years, via interviews with invoice W. and with invoice W.'s buddies, colleagues, and relations, Mel B. came across not only one invoice W., yet seven: the power-driving achiever, the fixer, the individualist, the entrepreneur, the communicator, the peacemaker, and the founder/statesman. All of those points of invoice W. come jointly during this portrait of a amazing guy, that's additionally the tale of his profound influence on not just the writer but additionally numerous others stuck up within the look for a greater life.

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