Up from Eden: A Transpersonal View of Human Evolution

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Quest Books, May 16, 2007 - Science - 421 pages
This book chronicles humanity's cultural and psychospiritual evolutionary journey over some six million years from its primal past into its dazzling cosmic future.
 

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Up from Eden portrays the saga of human evolution in several major stages. Beginning with the archaic world, primitive in its beliefs and practices, it moves to the stage of magic--rituals, totems ... Read full review

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This book completely reframed my understanding of humanity in a wonderful way. Drawing on mythology and psychology, as well as his deep understanding of eastern metaphysics, Mr. Wilber explains how to understand human history as the evolution of consciousness. Read full review

Contents

TALES OF DIM EDEN
23
The Mysterious Serpent
35
TIMES OF THE TYPHON
41
The Ancient Magicians
43
The Twilight Dawn of Death
61
Voyage into the Superconscious
75
MYTHICMEMBERSHIP
91
Future Shock
93
THE CONTEXT
311
Original
313
The Future
339
Republicans Democrats and Mystics
351
Bibliography Index vii xix
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The Great Mother
119
The Great Goddess
126
The Mythology of Murder
157
Polis and Praxis
167
THE SOLAR
185
Something Unheard
187
The Slaying of the Typhon
199
A New Time A New Body
211
Solarization
227
and the Father Are
253
On Becoming a Person
273
The Dawn of Misery
303
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