Prometheus Rising

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New Falcon Publications, 1997 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 286 pages
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Imagine trying to make sense of Timothy Leary's eight neurological circuits, G.I. Gurdjieff's self-observations exercises, Alfred Korzybski's general semantics, Aleister Crowley's magical theorems, and the several disciplines of Yoga; not to mention Christian Science, relativity, quantum mechanics and many other approaches to understanding the world around us. That is exactly what Wilson does in "Prometheus Rising". In short, it is a book about how the human mind works and what you can do to make the most of yours. Readers have been known to get angry, cry, laugh, and even change their entire lives. Practical techniques to break free of your "reality tunnels".

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User Review  - Mac Hull - Goodreads

There are a number of unsubstantiated claims and predictions that haven't come to fruition in this book, but I enjoyed damn near every page nonetheless. If you have the tendency to take things too ... Read full review

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User Review  - Adam Miller - Goodreads

This book was one of my favorites and remains a really fun book to go through. RAW combines concepts from many sources and combines it all in a way to de condition the human primate from having too ... Read full review

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Wilson is Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and a member of the Cognitive Science Group at the university's Beckman Institute.

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