Integral Psychology: Consciousness, Spirit, Psychology, Therapy
The goal of an "integral psychology" is to honor and embrace every legitimate aspect of human consciousness under one roof. This book presents one of the first truly integrative models of consciousness, psychology, and therapy. Drawing on hundreds of sources—Eastern and Western, ancient and modern—Wilber creates a psychological model that includes waves of development, streams of development, states of consciousness, and the self, and follows the course of each from subconscious to self-conscious to superconscious. Included in the book are charts correlating over a hundred psychological and spiritual schools from around the world, including Kabbalah, Vedanta, Plotinus, Teresa of Ávila, Aurobindo, Theosophy, and modern theorists such as Jean Piaget, Erik Erikson, Jane Loevinger, Lawrence Kohlberg, Carol Gilligan, Erich Neumann, and Jean Gebser. Integral Psychology is Wilber's most ambitious psychological system to date and is already being called a landmark study in human development.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kosmos21 - LibraryThing
Mr. Ken Wilber is simply a national treasure. Wilber's approach is to cast a compassionate yet perspicaciously critical eye on the entire history and practice of human's efforts to know, examine ... Read full review
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I thought this would be a "heavy" read, but actually found it well written. This may be of interest to you if you're interested in development, and especially understanding where East meets Western ... Read full review
The Basic Levels or Waves
The Developmental Lines or Streams
The SelfRelated Streams
PATH FROM PREMODERN TO MODERN
What Is Modernity?
To Integrate Premodern and Modern
Some Important Modern Pioneers
Spirituality Stages or Not?
Is There a Childhood Spirituality?
From Modernity to Postmodernity
The 123 of Consciousness Studies
The Integral Embrace