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The wisdom of insecurity : a message for an age of anxiety

Author: Alan Watts
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, a division of Random House, Inc., 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second Vintage Books editionView all editions and formats
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Drawing from Eastern philosophy and religion, Watts argues that is only by acknowledging what we do not and cannot know that we can find something truly worth knowing.--From publisher description.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Watts
ISBN: 9780307741202 0307741206
OCLC Number: 662402941
Notes: "Originally published in slightly different form in hardcover in the United States by Pantheon Books, New York, in 1951"--Title page verso.
Description: vii, 152 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction / [Deepak Chopra] --
Preface --
The age of anxiety --
Pain and time --
The great stream --
The wisdom of the body --
On being aware --
The marvelous moment --
The transformation of life --
Creative morality --
Religion renewed.
Responsibility: Alan W. Watts.

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Drawing from Eastern philosophy and religion, Watts argues that is only by acknowledging what we do not and cannot know that we can find something truly worth knowing.--From publisher description.

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