A New Model of the Universe

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Courier Dover Publications, Jul 1, 1997 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 554 pages
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Foremost occultist analyzes certain older schools of thought, of both East and West, connects them with modern ideas and explains them in the light of 20th-century discoveries and speculations in physics and philosophy. Fascinating discussions of relativity, the fourth dimension, Christian symbolism, the tarot, yoga, dreams and more. Stimulating and thought-provoking.
  

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A New Model of the Universe. Although In Search of the Miraculous is more personal, this book may give the best sense of Ouspensky the man, and, now that the world has settled on a spelling for his ... Read full review

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Contents

PREFACE TO SECOND EDITION
vii
INTRODUCTION
1
ESOTERICISM AND MODERN THOUGHT
11
THE FOURTH DIMENSION
67
SUPERMAN
113
CHRISTIANITY AND THE NEW TESTAMENT
148
THE SYMBOLISM OF THE TAROT
207
WHAT IS YOGA?
242
ON THE STUDY OF DREAMS AND ON HYPNOTISM
271
EXPERIMENTAL MYSTICISM
308
IN SEARCH OF THE MIRACULOUS
344
A NEW MODEL OF THE UNIVERSE
390
ETERNAL RECURRENCE AND THE LAWS OF MANU
464
SEX AND EVOLUTION
513
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Ouspensky, born in Moscow, originally studied natural science and psychology at the University of Moscow earning immediate respect as a mathematical theorist. He was also a writer and journalist, contributing to the principal Russian newspapers.

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