Saving The Appearances

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'Saving the Appearances' is about the world as we see it and the world as it is.
It is about God, nature and the evolution of consciousness.
Barfield takes us on an epic journey through the history of human thought - from the primordial consciousness of early man to that of our own times, evoking a wide range of sources including anthropology, physics, theology, and linguistics.
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Overview

'Saving the Appearances' is about the world as we see it and the world as it is.
It is about God, nature and the evolution of consciousness.
Barfield takes us on an epic journey through the history of human thought - from the primordial consciousness of early man to that of our own times, evoking a wide range of sources including anthropology, physics, theology, and linguistics.
"Owen Barfield is a paradigm-busting Christian thinker, and this is a book that will not go out of date."
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"We are well supplied with interesting writers, but Owen Barfield is not content to be merely interesting. His ambition is to set us free ... from the prison we have made for ourselves by our ways of knowing, our limited and false habits of thought, our 'common sense'"
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780955958281
  • Publisher: Barfield Press UK
  • Publication date: 1/17/2011
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 244
  • Sales rank: 880,325
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.55 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Wesleyan Edition Introduction The Rainbow Collective Representations Figuration and Thinking Participation Pre-History Original Participation Appearance and Hypothesis Technology and Truth An Evolution of Idols The Evolution of Phenomena Medieval Environment Some Changes The Texture of Medieval Thought Before and After the Scientific Revolution The Graeco-Roman Age (Mind and Motion)
Israel The Development of Meaning The Origin of Language Symptoms of Iconoclasm Final Participation Saving the Appearances Space Time and Wisdom Religion The Incarnation Of the Word The Mystery of the Kingdom Index
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