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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Very provocative book, I enjoyed it immensely. Would recommend to any aspiring brain-change devotee, mystic, or layman, or anyone desiring a more open mind. Read full review

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This is my Bible. I read it at least once a year. 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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