Books Books 1 - 24 of 14 on 9780307784346. (0.45 seconds)

The Way of Zen

Alan W. Watts - Philosophy - 2011 - 256 pages
MAHAYANA. BUDDHISM. Because the teaching of the Buddha was a way of
liberation, it had no other object than the experience of nirvana. The Buddha did
not attempt to set forth a consistent philosophical system, trying to satisfy that ...
Limited preview - About this book

This Is It: and Other Essays on Zen and Spiritual Experience

Alan W. Watts - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2011 - 160 pages
With essays on “cosmic consciousness” (including Watts’ account of his own ventures into this inward realm); the paradoxes of self-consciousness; LSD and consciousness; and the false opposition of spirit and matter, This Is It and ...
Limited preview - About this book

Cloud-hidden, Whereabouts Unknown: A Mountain Journal

Alan W. Watts - Religion - 2011 - 224 pages
From the Paperback edition.
Limited preview - About this book

The Wisdom of Insecurity

Alan W. Watts - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2011 - 160 pages
An exploration of man's quest for psychological security and spiritual certainty in religion and philosophy. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Limited preview - About this book

The Textures of Time: Agency and Temporal Experience

Michael G. Flaherty - Science - 2011 - 180 pages
Ultimately, in keeping with his central thesis, Flaherty's lucid prose make this book a quick read, and the strategies he describes reveal the profound and inventive ways we "manage the clock."
Limited preview - About this book

Nature, Man and Woman

Alan W. Watts - Religion - 2012 - 224 pages
From the Trade Paperback edition.
Limited preview - About this book

Behold the Spirit: A Study in the Necessity of Mystical Religion

Alan W. Watts - Religion - 2011 - 288 pages
From the Trade Paperback edition.
Limited preview - About this book

What Is Tao?

Alan Watts - Religion - 2010 - 96 pages
Noted authority on Eastern thought Alan Watts offers an accessible overview of the concepts of Tao and gives us guidance in experiencing it for ourselves.
Limited preview - About this book

Theory and Applications of Ontology: Computer Applications

Roberto Poli, Michael Healy, Achilles Kameas - Philosophy - 2010 - 576 pages
The volume offers an overview of current research in ontology, distinguishing basic conceptual issues, domain applications, general frameworks, and mathematical formalisms.
Limited preview - About this book

The Aurelian Wall and the Refashioning of Imperial Rome, AD 271–855

Hendrik W. Dey - Social Science - 2011
This book explores the relationship between the city of Rome and the Aurelian Wall during the six centuries following its construction in the 270s AD, a period when the city changed and contracted almost beyond recognition, as it evolved ...
Limited preview - About this book

Prefrontal Cortex: From Synaptic Plasticity to Cognition

Satoru Otani - Medical - 2007 - 323 pages
This volume, Prefrontal Cortex: from Synaptic Plasticity to Cognition, is an interdisciplinary approach to characterize the function of the anterior portion of the frontal lobe in rodents and human and non-human primates.
Limited preview - About this book

In My Own Way: An Autobiography

Alan Watts - Religion - 2011 - 400 pages
In this new edition of his acclaimed autobiography — long out of print and rare until now — Alan Watts tracks his spiritual and philosophical evolution.
Limited preview - About this book

Adipose Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

Yves-Gerard Illouz, Aris Sterodimas - Medical - 2011 - 290 pages
This book will excite the interest of all researchers, clinicians, and students wishing to gain an in-depth understanding of adipose stem cells and their flourishing role in regenerative medicine.
Limited preview - About this book

Precursor-Derived Ceramics

Joachim Bill, Fumihiro Wakai, Fritz Aldinger - Technology & Engineering - 2008 - 313 pages
Precursor-Derived Ceramics Edited by J. Bill, F. Wakai, F. Aldinger The production of high-purity ceramic materials from low-molecular weight, inorganic or organoelement precursors is a topic of increasing relevance within materials science ...
Limited preview - About this book