Wholeness and the Implicate Order

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Taylor & Francis, Jul 4, 2002 - Philosophy - 304 pages
23 Reviews
David Bohm was one of the foremost scientific thinkers and philosophers of our time. Although deeply influenced by Einstein, he was also, more unusually for a scientist, inspired by mysticism. Indeed, in the 1970s and 1980s he made contact with both J. Krishnamurti and the Dalai Lama whose teachings helped shape his work. In both science and philosophy, Bohm's main concern was with understanding the nature of reality in general and of consciousness in particular. In this classic work he develops a theory of quantum physics which treats the totality of existence as an unbroken whole. Writing clearly and without technical jargon, he makes complex ideas accessible to anyone interested in the nature of reality.

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User Review  - Ron Krumpos - Goodreads

"Wholeness and the Implicate Order" is one of the books in the secondary bibliography of my free ebook on comparative mysticism. "The greatest achievement in life" at suprarational.org/gail2012.pdf has been reviewed on Goodreads. Read full review

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User Review  - Ahmed Abdelsattar - Goodreads

Too much philosophy. The book contains some ideas that are hard to understand about the language structure and how the present language leads to fragmentation. The author tries to build a new mode of ... Read full review

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David Bohm (1917-92). Renowned physicist and theorist who was one of the most original thinkers of the second half of the twentieth century.

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