The Essential David Bohm / Edition 1

The Essential David Bohm / Edition 1

by Lee Nichol, David Bohm
     
 

There are few scientists of the twentieth century whose life's work has created more excitement and controversy than that of physicist David Bohm (1917-1992). For the first time in a single volume, The Essential David Bohm offers a comprehensive overview of Bohm's original works from a non-technical perspective. Including three chapters of previously

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There are few scientists of the twentieth century whose life's work has created more excitement and controversy than that of physicist David Bohm (1917-1992). For the first time in a single volume, The Essential David Bohm offers a comprehensive overview of Bohm's original works from a non-technical perspective. Including three chapters of previously unpublished material, each reading has been selected to highlight some aspect of the implicate order process, and to provide an introduction to one of the most provocative thinkers of our time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415261746
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/27/2002
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
1,163,406
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Reminiscence About David Bohm
Editor's Introduction1
Pt. 1Universal Orders9
1The Qualitative Infinity of Nature (1957)9
2Physics and Perception (1967)39
3The Enfolding-Unfolding Universe and Consciousness (1980)78
4The Super-Implicate Order (1986)139
5Soma-Significance and the Activity of Meaning (1985)158
6The Causal-Ontological Interpretation and Implicate Orders (1987)183
Pt. 2Individual Orders199
7Structure-Process and the Ego (1958-67)199
8Unfolding the Self-World Image (1987)235
9Freedom and the Value of the Individual (1986)253
Pt. 3Collective Orders261
10Knowledge as Endarkenment (1980)261
11Dialogue as a New Creative Order (1987)289
12On Dialogue and its Application (1989)301
Bibliography341
Index343

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