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Huxley and God : essays on religious experience

Author: Aldous Huxley; Jacqueline Hazard
Publisher: New York : Crossroad Pub. Co., 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With three new biographies published in the last year and the continued success of his 1932 novel, Brave New World, Aldous Huxley is experiencing a remarkable resurgence. In this mind-bending collection of essays, Huxley explores the notion of divinity from a variety of perspectives, including his deep knowledge of Eastern philosophy. Will be of great interest to fans of the East and Huxley's own growing group of  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.
Huxley and God.
New York : Crossroad Pub. Co., 2003
(OCoLC)891547550
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Aldous Huxley; Jacqueline Hazard
ISBN: 0824522524 9780824522520
OCLC Number: 51264885
Notes: Originally published: San Francisco : HarperSanFrancisco, ©1992.
Description: x, 308 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The minimum working hypothesis (1944) --
Seven meditations (1943) --
Religion and temperament (1943) --
Who are we? (1955) --
The philosophy of the saints (1944) --
Religion and time (1943) --
Some reflections on time (1946) --
On a sentence from Shakespeare (1944) --
Man and reality (1942) --
Reflections on progress (1947) --
Further reflections on progress (1947) --
Substitutes for liberation (1952) --
Reflections on the Lord's prayer --
I (1942) --
Reflections on the Lord's prayer --
II (1942) --
Reflections on the Lord's prayer --
III (1942) --
Distractions --
I (1941) --
Distractions --
II (1941) --
Idolatry (1943) --
Action and contemplation (1941) --
Knowledge and understanding (1956) --
The sixth patriarch (1946) --
Notes on Zen (1947) --
The "inanimate" is alive ( 1957) --
Readings in mysticism (1942) --
Symbol and immediate experience (1960) --
Shakespeare and religion (1964) --
The yellow mustard (1981) --
Lines (1983).
Responsibility: Aldous Huxley ; edited by Jacqueline Hazard Bridgeman ; introduction by Huston Smith.
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This volume of essays, written with the authors trademark elegance and wit, tackles subjects such as Action and Contemplation, Religion and Time, Reflections on the Lord's Prayer, and Notes on Zen.  Read more...

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