Identity and the Life Cycle by Erik H. Erikson Gandhi’s Truth by Erik H. Erikson Thought and Language by Lev S. Vygotsky The Atman Project by Ken Wilber. Up from Eden/The Atman Project has 20 ratings and 2 reviews. M S said: Interesting early work by Wilber that lays out his understanding of the evolution. Wilber, Ken: The Atman project: A transpersonal view of human development. Several years ago when Ken Wilber introduced himself to transpersonal circles.
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Alicia Williams added it Jul 30, Beth Elliott rated it really liked wi,ber Oct 11, Thanks for telling us about the problem. But an integral approach that uses intersubjectivity to evaluate both religious claims and scientific claims will give a more complete account of reality than narrow science. Ships from and sold by Amazon.
Inspired by Tibetan Buddhism and Sri Aurobindo, Ken Wilber makes a radical break from his original psycho-cosmology of Spectrum of Consciousnessand in The Atman ProjectUp From EdenA Sociable God and Eye To Eye proposes a paradigm of the Cycle of consciousness and psychological development, from totally pre-personal to completely transpersonal.
Dexter rated it it was amazing Oct 08, Interestingly, there is also a strong parallel with Arthur M Young ‘s Theory of Processalthough that is not surprising as Young was in part inspired by among many other things theosophical ideas although not to the same degree as Steiner.
Freud considered mystical realization to be a regression to infantile oceanic states. Refresh and try again. First, I think his presentation of transpersonal development is a great attempt at a synthesis of many schools of thought and his overall model for such a cycle is realistic.
Jordan Coch rated it it was amazing Jul 20, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. And that is what I metaphorically mean when I use the example of a wing or elsewhere, the example of an eyeball to indicate the remarkableness of increasing emergence. Artifacts and Texts in the Evolution of Consciousness pp.
The Atman Project: A Transpersonal View of Human Development
Parts of it are a little outdated, as Wilber has since updated his theory of development, however the core is still unique in its endeavour of re-contextualising psychology for the 21st Century. In Wilber completed his first book, The Spectrum of Consciousness in which he sought to integrate knowledge from disparate fields.
Ken Wilber is the most widely translated academic writer in America, with 25 books translated into some keb foreign languages, and is the first philosopher-psychologist to have his Collected Works published while still alive. Spirituality portal Philosophy portal.
It also means that there is no unchanging transcendental reality underlying phenomenal existence. Young’s Theory of Process – another arc-based cosmology.
Would you like to tell us about a lower price? His many books, all of which are still in print, can be found at Amazon. Buy the selected items together This item: In ‘The Atman Project’ Wilber points out that the Jungian and Jungian-based concept of the pre-rational and pre-natal collective unconscious being identical with the transpersonal Absolute of the mystics is actually a confusion of two different realities. A Transpersonal View of Dilber Development. In Wilber joined the Advisory Board of International Simultaneous Policy Organization which seeks to end the usual deadlock in tackling global issues through an international simultaneous policy.
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Charles Szpinda rated it it was amazing Jan 19, Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Eastern and Western Approaches to Personal Growth. Jul 26, Willa rated it really liked prject. The impressive scope, comprehensive nature, and intellectual rigor of Ken’s work have helped to make it a widely acclaimed and highly influential theory of transpersonal psychology. Many of the enduring perennial philosophers—such as Nagarjuna —were already using postmetaphysical methods, which is why their insights are still quite valid.
Jeff Em rated it it was amazing Aug 30, Wilber believes that the mystical traditions of the world provide access to, and knowledge of, a transcendental reality which is perennialbeing the same throughout all times and cultures.
It doesn’t read like a wilebr, it is much more engaging and thought provoking. Chris Mccollough rated it it was amazing Oct 16, Wilber describes the current state projectt the “hard” sciences as limited to “narrow science”, which only allows evidence from the lowest realm of consciousness, the sensorimotor the five senses and their extensions.
Inat the launch of the Integral Spiritual Center, a branch of the Integral InstituteWilber presented a page rough draft summary of his two forthcoming books. Open Preview See a Problem?
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This is one of those books that will go down in history as a breakthrough in human thought and research. I wilher read the other reviews below mine and I understand that Wilber has shortcomings. Over the next two years his publisher, Shambhala Publicationsreleased eight re-edited volumes of his Collected Works.
Learn more about Amazon Prime. The Atman Project is the companion book with Up from Eden, which addresses how humanity as a whole developed.
Up from Eden/The Atman Project by Ken Wilber
One person found this helpful. Want to Read saving…. New Heaven New Earth. The book is also dense; he packs a lot of useful information in a short space without repeating himself as much as he does in some other books. Hi Ken Wilber is the most widely translated academic writer in America, with 25 books translated into some 30 foreign languages, and is the first philosopher-psychologist to have his Collected Works published while still alive.
In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote. Natural selection carries forth previous individual mutations—but again that just isn’t enough to account for creative emergence or what Whitehead called “the creative advance into novelty,” which, according to Whitehead, is the fundamental nature of this manifest universe. Phase 3 – Multiple Development – Holographic Mind. Please try again later. According to Wilber’s theory, narrow science trumps narrow religion, but broad science trumps narrow science.