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Alan Watts

by David Stuart

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Watts, Alan, 1915-1973,
    • Philosophers -- United States -- Biography,
    • Philosophers -- England -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Stuart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB945.W324 S88 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 250 p. ;
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3185704M
      ISBN 100812861981
      LC Control Number83042979

        In The Book, philosopher Alan Watts provides us with a much-needed answer to the problem of personal identity, distilling and adapting the ancient Hindu philosophy of .   In The Book, Alan Watts provides us with a much-needed answer to the problem of personal identity, distilling and adapting the Hindu philosophy of Vedanta. At the root of human conflict is our fundamental misunderstanding of who we are. The illusion that we are isolated beings, unconnected to the rest of the universe, has led us to view the “outside” world with hostility, and has fueled /5(32).

        I've heard many of his audiotapes, have leafed through many of his books in stores and own about 8 of them. "Psychotherapy East And West" is a magnificent accomplishment. The scope of the topic is huge, due to it's discussion about practical conce. Alan Watts, San Anselmo, California. K likes. Alan W. Watts was a philosopher, writer and speaker. He was influenced by Eastern philosophies and is remembered for spreading them to a Followers: K.

      Alan Watts, early s (Image courtesy of Everett Collection) Though strictly nonreligious, the book explores many of the core inquiries which religions have historically tried to address — the problems of life and love, death and sorrow, the universe and our place in it, what it means to have an “I” at the center of our experience, and.   Throughout his lifetime of study, service, and "philosophical entertaining," Alan Watts put the mystical, ungraspable wisdom of the Ancients into terms that the modern Western mind could absorb.


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