Eastern Wisdom, Modern Life: Collected Talks: 1960 - 1969 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Alan Watts

Eastern Wisdom, Modern Life: Collected Talks: 1960 - 1969 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Alan Watts year 2006
  • Book name: Eastern Wisdom, Modern Life: Collected Talks: 1960 - 1969
  • Author: Alan Watts
  • Release date: 2006/9/21
  • Publisher: NEW WORLD LIBRARY
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Mind, Body and Spirit
  • ISBN: 9781577311805
  • Rating: 9.53 of 10
  • Votes: 754
  • Review by: Zeke Beavers
  • Review rating: 7.42 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/10
  • Total pages: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Alan Watts introduced millions of Western readers to Zen and other Eastern philosophies, but he s also recognized as a brilliant commentator on Judeo-Christian traditions as well as a celebrity philosopher who exemplified the ideas and lifestyle of the 1960s counterculture. In this compilation of controversial lectures, delivered at American universities throughout the decade, Watts challenges readers to reevaluate Western culture s most hallowed constructs. Watts treads familiar ground, interpreting Eastern traditions, and also covers new territory, exploring the counterculture s basis in the ancient tribal and shamanic cultures of Asia, Siberia, and the Americas. In the process, he addresses some of the era s most important questions: What is the nature of reality? And how does an individual s relationship to society affect this reality? Filled with his playful, provocative style, the talks show the remarkable scope of a philosopher in his prime, exploring and defining the '60s counterculture as only Alan Watts could.'
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 18H30M40S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Mind, Body, Spirit: Thought & Practice, Oriental & Indian Philosophy, Buddhist Books, Taoism
  • Available formats: RB, PDF, WORD, TXT, TIFF, EPUB, DOC, AZW3. Compressed in ARC, RAR, BZ2, LZ, ZIP
  • Download servers: Google Drive, FileServe, Microsoft OneDrive, MEGA, JumpShare
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.88 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x216x17.53mm
  • Weight: 258.55g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Novato, CA, United States
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