Topic: "Philosophy & Consciousness"

A blend of New-Age science and ancient philosophy, this material seeks to illuminate the roots of consciousness, rationality, morals, and existence. Mixing science and spirituality reveals ideas on living life with purpose and meaningfulness,

The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality

The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality

by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
Gallileo, Copernicus, Newton, Niels Bohr, Einstein. Their insights shook our perception of who we are and where we stand in the world and in their wake have left an uneasy co-existence: science vs. religion, faith vs. empirical enquiry. Which is the keeper of truth? Which is the true path to understanding reality?

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The Ecology of Wisdom: Writings by Arne Naess

The Ecology of Wisdom: Writings by Arne Naess

Arne Naess, Alan Drengson and Bill Devall
Modern environmentalism owes a great debt to philosopher, professor, and writer Arne Naess, cofounder of the Deep Ecology movement. Here, editors Alan Drengson and Bill Devall provide a comprehensive yet accessible volume of Naess’s most groundbreaking and seminal essays, which have remained influential among environmentalists to this day.

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Consciousness: An Introduction

Consciousness: An Introduction

Susan Blackmore
Consciousness: An Introduction, Second Edition examines such topics as how subjective experiences arise from objective brain processes, the basic neuroscience and neuropathology of consciousness, altered states of consciousness, mystical experiences and dreams, and the effects of drugs and meditation.

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Experiments in Ethics

Experiments in Ethics

Kwame Anthony Appiah
Imagine that you are standing next to a railway track and you see a runaway trolley, with nobody on board, heading toward a group of five people down the track. The only way to save these people is to throw a switch that will divert the train to another track.

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