Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. This is the first in a projected set of three volumes Look inside this book. Sex, Ecology, Spirituality: The Spirit of Evolution, Second Edition by [Wilber .. organisms on up through complex systems. Ken Wilber brings together the basic tenets of life – biological, social and spiritual. Sex, Ecology, Spirituality has ratings and 53 reviews. Travis said: Ken Wilber is a self-promoting, pompous ass, but this book is great. Weaves it (e. By Ken Wilber. Sex, Ecology, & Spirituality. Introduction. BOOK ONE. 1 The Web of Life. Two Arrows of Time. The Modern Evolutionary Synthesis. The Problem.
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Wilber provides vital insight into the development of Western thought–where it’s opened up and where it’s gone wrong.
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The Girl on the Train. The result was the rise of Thanatos Sigmund Freud ‘s death driveand Phobos existential fearwhich are the respective pathological versions of Agape and Eros. I know this book is intimidating in its size, but I can really recommend it to everyone who has a basic understanding of Wilber. Anyone used to applying research or philosophy should be able to easily move past the many facile critical reviews of this book along with all of Wilber’s generalizations, polemics, and mistakes.
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Excerpt from my book, Dynamic Markets Leadership, all rights reserved: His final conclusion is quite simply that we can only change eoclogy outside world by changing our inside world, as they are two aspects of one thing.
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He particularly focuses on modernity and po In this tour de force of scholarship and vision, Ken Wilber traces the course of evolution from matter to life to mind and describes the common patterns that evolution takes in all three of these domains.
In the eighth chapter, “The Depths Of The Divine”, Wilber uses the accounts of four mystics to describe the possibilities for further individual spiritual development: Of the numerous websites touching on his work, wilber.
Sex, Ecology, Spirituality: The Spirit of Evolution by Ken Wilber
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Wilber is a master at weaving together and finding a place for many ideologies and world-views within his theory of interconnection and knowledge. Recommended for anyone trying to expand and push their philosoph Ken Wilber is the most important philosopher of our time, this is his magnum opus.
Interesting on many levels; this book will challenge your notions of the rational, hierarchies that we live in and those that are possible for us to achieve.
The prevalence of pathologicaldominating hierarchies throughout history has given hierarchy a bad name.
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. No one belabors wiler point like Ken Wilber.
Wilber conceives of the Kosmos as consisting of several concentric spheres: Don Beck Ken Wilber. Item s unavailable for purchase. Trump and a Post-Truth World.
At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. This is a somewhat long and difficult read but it is worth the effort to understand the thinking of one of the most profound philosophers of our time. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. I think Wilber gets some of the minor details wrong from time to time particularly when he tries to get too specificbut the beauty of his system is not in the details but in the framework: From the emergence of mind, he traces the evolution of human consciousness through its major stages of growth and development.
If readers of Wilber are interested in loosely similar systems that span all of philosophy and religion, etc. The validity claims of mystics are compared to Thomas Kuhn ‘s account of scientific paradigms.
The Girl in the Ice. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! In the sixth chapter, “Magic, Mythic And Beyond”, Wilber uses Jean Piaget ‘s theory of developmental psychology to describe the individual development of the contemporary human being.
Mar 28, Marjorie Turner rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Pocket Ken Wilber. If ecoloyg read it in little chunks and don’t get ambitious about getting to the end of it, it is delightful bedtime reading to go very deeply into Integral Theory.
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine. From the emergence wklber mind, he traces the evolution of human consciousness through its major stages of growth and development. The Marriage of Sense and Soul.
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I enjoyed his “Sense and Soul” as an audiobook, but found his conclusions in “Integral Spirituality” absurd. The Religion of Tomorrow. Published inSES as it is sometimes abbreviated is a work in which Wilber grapples with modern philosophical naturalismattempting to show its insufficiency as an explanation of beingevolutionand the meaning of life.