Prometheus Rising

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New Falcon Publications, 2003 - 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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This is, likely, the one book of RAW's that I still have a copy of on a shelf somewhere. I read it nearly 20 years ago and I can't say I remember it well or would even necessarily still find it ... Read full review

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Chocked full of mental activities and source for meditation, I strongly recommend Prometheus Rising to anyone interested in how their own mind works, or might be able to work. I look forward to ... Read full review

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Contents

THE THINKER THE PROVER
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HARDWARE SOFTWARE THE BRAIN ITS PROGRAMS
33
THE ORAL BIOSURVIVAL CIRCUIT
45
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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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